Film Slam #9 is Sunday, September 13th
(released 9/8/2009)

The next Film Slam competition is Sunday, September 13th beginning at 1pm at the Enzian Theater in Maitland.  The Enzian Theater is located at 1300 South Orlando Avenue.  Below is the list of shorts that will be screening.  Tickets to the event are always $5.00.  You can find out more information about the Film Slam, such as how to get your short film entered next month, by going to


#1 - Le Voyages de Jenny Alexandria (2009)  / 5 Min 55 Sec
Written/Directed/Produced by: Justin Cecil
Oviedo, FL -

Description: In an alternate version of the early 20th century, a young woman named Jenny Alexandria runs away from a forced marriage to live the life of world-wide adventure that she has always dreamed of.


#2 - ICE (2009)  / 9 Min 20 Sec
Written by: Spencer Hall, Directed by: Dean Zarbaugh & Marti Rivera, Produced by: J. Boyette, J. Kosik, K. Beaumont, E. Stork & L. Mixson
Winter Park, FL -

Description: A typical white collared worker, Justin Croy's life becomes a struggle when he soon realizes marriage is not as simple as he once thought.


#3 - Taco Truck Taste Test (2009)  / 2 Min 56 Sec
Written/Directed/Produced by: Dan Ginader
Winter Park, FL - /

Description: Every month Mark Baratelli of organizes Taco Truck Taste Test. They meet, they eat, they retreat.


#4 - The Transplanted Life (2009)  / 20 Min
Written/Produced by: Aron Chapman, Directed by Aron Chapman & Natalie Vazquez Rivera
Clermont, FL -

Description: The Transplanted Life shows both sides of the lives of an organ transplant patient, showing life on dialysis and the dramatic changes in quality of life after a transplant takes place.


#5 - Parting (2009)  / 7 Min 2 Sec
Written/Directed/Produced by: Jason Giraulo
Palm Coast, FL -

Description: In an empty room, a man torments himself, remembering the bright moments that have slipped from his grasp. He cannot escape the reproach of the man in the mirror.


#6 - Henry Poole is Here (2009) / 4 Min / *Music Video

Performed by: Ron Irizarry
Written/Directed by: Mark Pellington, Produced by: Liah Kim
Orlando, FL - /

Description: Overture Films, Lakeshore Entertainment, MySpace, and director Mark Pellington held a nationwide songwriting contest to write and record the theme song for their upcoming film, "Henry Poole Is Here". Ron Irizarry's song was selected from over 3500 entries and chosen as the film’s theme song.


#7 - Vanilla Tuesday (2009)  / 14 Min 4 Sec
Written/Directed by: Phillip Dishon, Produced by: Phillip Dishon, Rodolfo Rivera & Frank Halpern
Miami, FL -

Description: Rick was paralyzed in a brutal robbery three years ago. Since then he has watched helplessly as his life has fallen apart. But this Tuesday everything changes...


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