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Written By to Screen in Australia!

A Night of Horror

We're thrilled to announce that Written By has just been accepted into its first film festival! We will be screening at A Night of Horror International Film Festival in Sydney, Australia. The festival runs from April 15-23 and we are so excited to be a part of it! Stay tuned for more updates here or check out www.writtenbymovie.com for more info.

A Real Doozy to Screen at Big Sur

Big Sur

We're pleased to announce that A Real Doozy has been selected to screen at the 2009 Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series. Check it out on July 23rd at the Henry Miller Library.

Another Great Big THANK YOU!!!!!
AFG welcomes our newest members
Photo: Jessica Sterling (www.jessicasterling.com)

Many, many thanks to all who attended our Screening Under the Stars program at CBS Radford Studio! Once again, the evening was a great success and a true celebration of AFG filmmaking.

We would like to thank the following people and businesses for contributing time, products, and services to making our evening extra special...we couldn't have done it without you!

CBS Studio Center
Joe Soukup
Marsha Gorodkin
Brian Lovell
Patsy Titus
Robby Archer
Bob Sheldon and CBS Studio Center Sound Department
Ed Grady
Robby Archer and CBS Set Lighting
Manny Mendoza, Derek Perez and CBS Studio Center Security
Jessica Sterling @ www.JessicaSterling.com
PAMA Vodka
Dominick's Restaurant
Little Dom's
Anhueser-Busch & Stella Artois
Derrick Boelter
Ron Joyal
Kimberly Fox
DG Fastchannel
Ceja Vineyards
Global Trend Pro
Saby Dang
Marie-Bernadette Angeles
Christopher Brannan
Michael DeLano
Adam Desaulniers
Melody Johnson
Yujin Kim
Annie Mouradian
Chase Norris
Sousanna Pogosyan
Mara Pollock
Anna Sabine


"Wolves" Wins at Honolulu International Film Festival

The AFG scores again! We're proud to announce that Wolves has won the Aloha Accolade Award for Excellence in Filmmaking at the 2009 Honolulu International Film Festival.

Principal Photography Complete for "Written By "
Matt Duggan and Trevor Boelter
Photo: Stephanie Joyal

Producers Stephanie Bell, Nicole Chamberlin, and Mona Nash are pleased to announce completion of principal photography on "Written By ." Directed by Karni Baghdikian, the film stars Trevor Boelter and Matt Duggan with Dawn Joyal and John Burish.

"Robbie's Withdrawal" Wins at Seattle Int'l. Film Festival!



BIG NEWS! Robbie's Withdrawal has won best short film the 34th Seattle International Film Festival's MyFestival online festival! A sincere thank you to all who participated in the viewing & voting process!

Writer/Director John Burish and Actress Shelly Gant at the SIFF Screening

Writer/Director John Burish is interviewed at SIFF

TRADE Screens at Hermosa Shorts
Chris Pauley as Kevin

Hermosa Shorts

TRADE recently screened in competition at the Hermosa Shorts Film Festival in Los Angeles. This is a great little festival and we are thankful for being invited!

Robbie's Withdrawal at Dances With Films
AFGers outside the Lammele Sunset 5

DWF 2007 Laurels

Robbie's Withdrawal recently screened in competition at the Dances With Films, in Los Angeles. This was our third consecutive year at DWF and we had a blast, as always!

TAG & Robbie's Withdrawal Screen at Solstice Film Fest

Solstice Film Festival

Minnesota y'all! Two of our films--TAG and Robbie's Withdrawal--screened at the Solstice Film Festival, in St. Paul, Minnesota. Mona Nash (pictured below) attended on behalf of the group and had a blast!

The Solstice Film Festival marks our debut in Minnesota!
Principal Photography Complete for "Project Joe"
John Burish as Joe
Photo: Lindsay Tunkl

Producer Nicole Chamberlin, Writer/Producer Stephanie Little, and Producer Mona Nash are pleased to announce completion of principal photography on "Project Joe." Directed by Shelly Gant, the film stars Carla Hiresh, John Burish, and and Chris Pauley.

Principal Photography Complete for "Wolves"
Chris Pauley rides hard
Photo: Lindsay Tunkl

Writer/Director Roy Ferré and Producers Karni Baghdikian, Carla Hiresh, and Lu Ugaz and are pleased to announce completion of principal photography on "Wolves", starring Shelly Gant and Chris Pauley.

You S*ck Screens at Dances With Films
AFGers outside the Lammele Sunset 5

DWF 2007 Laurels

You S*ck recently screened in competition at the Dances With Films, in Los Angeles. As always, Dances was a well run and extremely fun festival, and we're thankful for another year of participation!

A Great Big THANK YOU!!!!!

Sexy, sexy people...

Many, many thanks to all who attended our recent Exclusive Screening and Fundraiser! The evening was a smashing success and a true celebration of filmmaking in the Annex Film Group tradition. We can't wait to do it again!

With Love,
The Annex Film Group

AFGers getting dizzy from the lights outside the Majestic Crest Theater

WIFF Laurels

TAG, which screened at the Westwood International Film Festival this week in Los Angeles, was awarded the distinction of BEST SHORT FILM!!!

AFGers joined five other directors for a panel discussion after the 10-film comedy slate on October 9, 2006.

The Westwood International FF is really well run and was tons of fun...the lineup of films was terrific!

Tag Screens at Toofy Film Festival
AFGers with Scissors For Lefty's Brian & James and Toofy Film Festival Organizers

Toofy Laurels

TAG recently screened in competition at the Toofy Film Festival, in Boulder, Colorado. The Festival was a blast and the audience's reaction was fantastic!

Above pictured, writer/director Matt Duggan, Stephanie Bell, Chris Pauley, Carla Hiresh, Trevor Boelter hanging with Festival organizers and members of the band "Scissors for Lefty"!

TAG to Premiere at Westwood International Film Festival


We are pleased to announce that TAG will be screening again at the Westwood International Film Festival. Come check us out in our backyard on October 9th at 7:30 pm at The Majestic Crest Theatre, Westwood, CA!
Westwood International Film Festival

Trevor Boelter & John Burish Honored as Slamdance Screenplay Semi-finalists for "SUMO"
Trevor vs. John...but they weren't fighting for real

"American Sumo" was selected as one of the top 45 out of over 2000 scripts submitted to the 2006 Slamdance Screenplay Competition. The script is a romantic comedy and is the story of an overweight underdog who falls in love with a Japanese girl, follows her to Japan, where he enters the professional sumo circuit to win her heart.

Trevor and John are currently pitching this hilarious and unique script to agents and production companies. For more information, please contact Trevor & John through American_Sumo_Film@yahoo.com.

See Jane Dance at Dances with Films
From Left: Shelly Gant, Colleen Gallion, Dawn Joyal, Mona Nash
Many thanks to the many who came to See Jane Dance at the Dances With Films festival on Saturday. The turnout was terrific and we hope to gain entry into this exciting festival again next year!
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See Jane Dance debuts at ReelHeART International Film Festival
See Jane Dance made its festival debut at the ReelHeART International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada on Thursday, June 22, 2006. You can get more information on the festival at http://www.reelheart.com, or you can E-mail Director Mona Nash for more information about the film!

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Manejar in the Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival
Manejar was in competition at the 2005 Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, and the turnout was terrific! You can get more information on the festival at http://www.latinofilm.org, or you can E-mail Mona Nash for more information about the film!

Visit the festival website!