MY FRIENDS THE PLANTS

"DEVILISHLY FUNNY"

CREATED FOR THE SHAWNA E. SHEA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION INC'S WOMEN IN FILM FELLOWSHIP, MY FRIENDS THE PLANTS IS CHRISTINE CELOZZI'S DIRECTORIAL DEBUT.

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A MOCKUMENTARY HORROR COMEDY DEPICTING A WOMAN'S DIFFICULTIES BEING A FAMILIAR TO VAMPIRE PLANTS.

RUN TIME: 9:54

 

CREATED SAFELY IN OCTOBER 2020 BY A GROUP OF FRIENDS WHO CAME TOGETHER FOR ONE REASON. TO LAUGH. and to make art.

Written & Directed by Christine Celozzi Produced & Edited by J. Everley Executive Producer - Alexander Gauthier Director of Photography - Cate Carson Composed by Alessandro Saini Starring: Christine Celozzi, Alexander Gauthier Ist Asst. Director - Levi Hoppe Production Sound - Nick Jarry & Tash Ann Post Sound - David Beede Colorist - Dan Edwards VFX - Charles Mesa Special Thanks - Chris Ware​​​​​​​

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AWARDS, NOMS, & Official Selections

WINNER:

*2021 AltFF Alternative Film Festival: 1st Runner Up - Best Quarantine Film

*2021 Couch Film Festival: 2nd Runner Up - Best Film of the Festival

*2021 6ix Screams International Film Festival: Best Actress & Cutest Monster Award

*2021 WhoHa-Halloween Festival: Best Director & WhoHa-Halloween Film

*2021 Avalonia Film Festival: Best Comedy Short

*2021 Thrills and Chills Film Awards: Best First Time Director

*2021 The Thing in the Basement HorrorFest: Best Comedy

*2021 Sherman Oaks Film Festival: Outstanding Short Film - Comedy

*2021 Bloodstained Indie Film Festival: Best Actress & Best Comedy Short

*2022 Days of the Dead Film Festival: Best Story

*2022 Women’s Comedy Film Festival in Atlanta: Best Director

*2022 Film Invasion L.A.: Audience Award - Short Film - Comedy

 

FINALIST:

*2021 Oregon Scream Week: Best Horror Comedy Film

*2021 Austin Comedy Film Festival: Best Comedy Series Episode Award

*2021 Portland Comedy Film Festival: Best Dark Comedy Series Episode

*2021 Atlanta Comedy Film Festival: Best Comedy Film & Most Original Concept

*2021 Monsterflix Awards: Best Horror Comedy 

*2021 Thrills and Chills Film Awards: Best Horror Film 

*2021 Bloodstained Indie Film Festival: Best Music

*2022 Days of the Dead Film Festival: Best Cinematography

*2022 Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival: Best Actress, Best Horror/Thriller, Best Director

*2022 Oakland Short Film Festival: Best Comedy Short

OFFICIAL SELECTION:

*2021 Shawna Shea Film Festival

*2021 Toronto Indie Horror Festival

*2021 HorrorOrigins Film Festival

*2021 Hex After Dark Film Festival

*2021 Soho London Independent Film Festival

*2021 Cleveland Horror Fest

*2021 NYC Short Comedy Film Festival

*2021 HorrorFest Inernational

*2021 Shockfest Film Festival

*2021 Coven Film Festival

*2021 International Comedy Film Festival

*2022 Central Florida Film Festival

*2022 Sick Chick Flicks Film Festival

*2022 iNDIE Film Fest

*2022 Haunted House Fearfest

*2022 Massachusetts Independent Film Festival

*2022 Rock The Short Film Festival

*2022 Panic Fest

*2022 Hollywood Comedy Shorts Film Festival

*2022 Los Angeles Comedy Film Festival

*2022 Midsummer Scream

*2022 Pictures Up Film Festival

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