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|Attack of the Killer Donuts|
Sunday, December 4, 2016, 7:10PM-8:45PM
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Director: Scott Wheeler|
Category: Narrative Feature
Runtime: 87 minutes
Place of Origin: Los Angeles, Miami
Shooting Locations: Los Angeles, Altadena, Van Nuys, CA
Synopsis: (Horror Comedy) Loveable slacker Johnny works at the Dandy Donut Shop with his best friend Michelle. While visiting Johnny, Mad scientist Uncle Luther accidentally drops his re-animation serum into the Fry-O-Lator 2000. Johnny and Michelle hand out the tainted batch of donuts to customers throughout the day. The mutated blood thirsty treats turn the tables on their unsuspecting victims and start eating them! Now it's up to Johnny, Michelle and know it all Howard, to save their beloved Shady Grove from... Killer Donuts.
Cast: Justin Ray, Kayla Compton, C. Thomas Howell, Michael Swan, Kassandra Voyagis
Crew: Writer: Nathan Dalton, Chris De Christopher, Rafael Diaz-Wagner; Producer: Nicole Saad, Rafael Diaz-Wagner; Howard Wexler, DP, Scott Wheeler Visual Effects Supervisor
Production Background & Fun Facts: Donn Markel who shot 2nd Unit and was in charge of speciality props, made an 8ft x 8ft model of the donut shop and blew it up with pyrotechnics. He was part of the Oscar winning team who blew up the White House in the original Independence Day. We used real donuts, puppet donuts and CGI donuts. There are 200 SFX shots in this film. And yes, several donuts were harmed in the making of this film.
Festivals & Accolades: Winner Best Film, Florida Super Con. Winner Best Film Melbourne Independent Filmmaker's Festival