Short Film 20 min. 36 sec.
Currently on the festival circuit
Psychological Dark Comedy
BROCA is a psychological dark comedy about an anxiety ridden actor named Vernon. He is haunted by his negative self talk. After an audition, hope appears for the first time in his life and career. Will he keep it together for his callback or will things get out of hand?
Produced by Para-Dime Productions
Written by: Chris Cavener
Directed by: Luis Oliva
Currently on the festival circuit.
Accepted into the Night of Comedy Film Festival (Italy) 2023.
Also accepted into the Philadelphia Cinema Awards and the Toronto Comedy Film & Screenplay Festival 2022.
Winner of Best Independant Short Film & Best Lead Actor at the Philadelphia Cinema Awards 2022.
Winner of Best Cinematography at the Toronto Comedy Film & Screenplay Festival 2022.
Winner of Award of Commendation at the Canada Shorts Film Festival 2022.
Étienne de Passillé
as The Hand (voice)
as J. The Camera Guy
as Stacy (voice)
Writer and creator
Zach Scholes (Concrete sound studio)
Second assistant director
Set and costume design
Andrés Rodrigo Castillo
Director of photography
Morgan R. Caswell
First assistant director
Lighting technician and assistant camera
Saad Abas and Zach Manni-Mirolla