"Sometimes life isn’t about the reward at the end; it’s about the reward during"

A filmmaker from Maryland, Barry Worthington has written, directed, edited, acted, and has even sometimes been the cinematographer for almost all of his films such as "Kin" (2011) and "Hollywood Trash" (2013) while also bringing together award-winning casts and crew. Barry's latest short film, Bummer, follows Marcia (Marili Mejias) and her daughter Michelle (Hope Perry), as they move to a life of paradise in Florida after earning a great promotion, when suddenly news breaks of an imminent collision with an Earth-destroying asteroid. Inspired by true events ("Unfortunately, a lot of the inspiration for Bummer is not a happy story"), Bummer brings a beautiful message of connection and love: Yo

"Give up on the fear of exploring the unknown"

David Leidy is an award winning director, writer and producer, who dives deep into mystical realms to bring forth metamorphosis. David's latest film, Platonic, is a surreal mystery-fantasy film about a woman who discovers a pregnant woman in her house, right after dreaming about a murder scene. In May 2019, Platonic won 4 awards at LAFA, including Best Mystery Film, Best Experimental Film, Best Film Noir and an Honorable Mention for Best Actress (Rebecca Spiro). We invited David to join us for an interview, and met a passionate artist who is never afraid to explore ("Some of the biggest things you think are mistakes end up being the most iconic parts of the film"). If you need inspiration an

"Once you realize nothing is impossible, it becomes clear how to reach the goal"

Igor Sadovski is a Moldovan screenwriter and film director who specializes in psychological thrillers, drama and mystery films. After moving to Italy to study Digital Film Making at The Sae Institute of Milano, Igor has producer, written and directed several short films. His first feature film, Werner Gruber, won LAFA Best Picture award. LAFA Lead judge, Lisa Roumain, described Werner Gruber as "a dark, eerie, and seductive thriller about a young woman's (Alina Stoianov) return to her childhood home, and the secrets that are held there surrounding the traumatic death of her parents... Mr. Sadovski expertly draws you into a very dark path of complicated characters & secrets. He created a film

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