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Enzian Film Slam is Sunday, March 14th
(released 3/8/2010)

On Sunday, March 14th, the Enzian Theater will be hosting the next Film Slam.  For newcomers, the Film Slam is a competition whereby each short film is voted upon by the audience.  Each short gets a score of 1 to 5 by each audience member and the film with the most points wins.  The winning short gets screened at the Brouhaha Film & Video Showcase in December at the Enzian Theater (see website for details).

There is no fee to enter your short film.  Admission to the screening is $5.00.  There are more rules at the official website.  Also, you will find out how to submit your film for entry at

The Film Slam begins at 1:00pm.  The Enzian Theater is located at 1300 South Orlando Avenue in Maitland.  Below are the films that will be shown at the March Film Slam this Sunday.


#1 - Totally Incognito (2010) / 4 Min 22 Sec
Written/Directed by: Jared Russo, Produced by: Sebastian Jones & Russell Parker
Parkland, FL -

Description: An alleyway. A mysterious man. a deal. When a Naive buyer meets a secretive dealer, who knows how this night will turn out!

#2 - Chiefland (2010)  / 8 Min
Directed by: Gabriel Tyner, Produced by: Christopher Ramsy
DeLand, FL - /

Description: Ten years after a train accident derailed his bull-riding career, Chris Wilson returns to the sport a changed man.

#3 - Attack of the Hyper Penguin! (2010)  / 4 Min 30 Sec
Written/Directed/Produced by: Al Pergande
Orlando, FL -

Description: A mad scientists attemp to stem global warming results in a giant penguin attacking a seaside resort, and Chunk Roach saves the day.

#4 - Jitters (2009) / 8 Min 46 Sec
Written/Produced by: Elizabeth June, Directed by: Jason Williams
Winter Park, FL - /

Description: A conversation between a bride and her estranged father minutes before he is to walk her down the aisle. The film deals with issues of cultural identity, abandonment and forgiveness.
#5 - Honey I'm Home (2010) /  3 Min
Written/Directed by: Ryan McDonald, Produced by: Kimberly McDonald
Winter Park, FL - /
Description: Jim arrives home early from work to find his wife lying on their bed in a pool of blood.
#6 - Penumbra (2010) / 3 Min 41 Sec
Written/Directed/Produced by: Leah Woodworth & Natalie Vazquez Rivera 
Mailtand, FL - /

Description: Penumbra is the story of two very different women, both equally constrained within her own world.  They find one another, fall deeply in love and then struggle to be together.
#7 - Royal Flesh (2010)  / 25 Min
Written by: Matthew Zeak & Kyle Ricchetti , Directed by: Kyle Ricchetti & Rick Sostre, Produced by: Flashfire Entertainment
Oviedo, FL - /

Description: An adventurous girl and her two friends decide to spend the weekend at her uncle's vacation house. Little do they know their vacation is going to be turned upside down...