What started out as one student’s project and turned into this phenomenal short film. Unfortunately, we do not have the funds to continue. So, there are no REAL plans to making the feature (yet).
Synopsis: Luke (Matt Weitz) is unlucky in the one thing that matters to him, love. He has a lot of experience in being “just a friend”. His roommate, Nathan, (Brandon Wilkins) wants to help make Nathan a new confident person. Will this work?
Also starring Zoe Abuyuan as Chloe and Jenna Kramer as Alexis.
Directed by: Fred Beery
A video tour of all the amazing places near and on Kent State University.
“Our Voices” is an annual documentary series about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and how he effected societal progress and activism for the modern world.
In collaboration with indie music group, Captain Kidd, KUSIF produced a music video that has won several national awards, including a Telly Award and 1st place at the Broadcast Education Association conference. “Freaky Love” by Captain Kidd. Directed by Tyler Pina.
Synopsis: When Journalism grad student, Austin, is sent back in time 6 years to the start of his freshman year, he decides to use his memories of the future to his advantage, but he quickly finds that the more he changes, the less happens as he remembers.
Created by: Caleb Ference
Produced by: Caleb Ference, Matt Patrunak, Kirsten Charlton, Hannah Raulston
“Unlucky” (2016) is KSUIF’s fourth feature length film. It is currently in post-production, and is set to premier in Spring 2016.
Synopsis: When boy and girl fall in love at first sight, it’s not always as magical as a fairy tale. Without even learning her name, Sam must face unlucky situations in order to reunite with his love before it’s too late.
Written by: Nathan Mitchell.
Directed by: Buddy Candela and Keegan Larwin.
Trailer: Coming soon!
For cast interviews and behind the scenes videos, check out the Unlucky YouTube playlist! (click here)
“Hell at Heathridge” (2013) is KSUIF’s third feature film. Now available in Family Video and on DVD.
Synopsis: Money and fame comes with a deadly price when a group of Heathridge University students take on the project of reenacting a grisly murder suicide that occurred on campus 20 years prior. Ignoring the constant warnings from the only survivor, these students are unaware of how close they walk on the edge of evil and darkness. Unfortunate events follow as these actors prepare for the show of their lives, and they begin to realize one thing… Evil is real.
Written by: Bryan Kelly
Directed by: Caroline Abbey and Tyler Pina
For cast interviews and behind the scenes videos, check out the Hell at Heathridge YouTube playlist! (click here)
“Research:The Musical” (2011) is KSUIF’s second feature film. Available on DVD.
Synopsis: An eclectic group of biology students must complete their summer internships with a wacky professor, romance, and stolen teddy bears.
Written by: Todd Corcoran, Tony Hartman, and Stephen Vanderpool
Directed by: Stephen Vanderpool and Qiqige Zhang