Short Films


Jason Burke is a quiet, introverted high school student whose life unravels following the news of his brother’s vicious murder. The only lead is a series of numbers carved into the victim’s neck. Now, Jason must cope with the loss by reconstructing the events of that fateful night. Starring Elliot Moon and Brandi Burgess. Collection was an official selection at the 2007 Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival.


A young woman wants out of her marriage, but her husband isn’t ready to let her go. He has one last chance to stop her before she boards a train and leaves forever. Starring Brandi Burgess, Josh Butler, and Dallas Teague-Snider. Departure was produced for the Summer 2007 Sidewalk Scramble, a contest in which a short film must be produced in 48 hours. Out of 22 entries Departure scored in the top 7 in every category (Directing, Cinematography, Editing, and Inspiration Package). It was also an official selection at the 2008 Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival.


In 2006, the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival celebrated 8 years. To commemorate the milestone, the festival sponsored a competition for Alabama filmmakers. The rules were simple: produce a 2 minute short with the number 8 incorporated somewhere into the film. Imagination, which features two children enjoying an afternoon of coloring, was selected as a finalist in the competition.