Hey, I'm Adventuress!

Portland, Oregon

Hi we are Adventuress Films!

 

Co founded by Robin Vada and Megan Carver, we are here to bring a little bit of light in the world by creating work that celebrates and supports underrepresented or misrepresented demographics.

 

 

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Guy Meets Girl

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Romantic Comedy

Guy meets Girl and they totally bang. But a post-coital confession spirals them both through the horrifically chaotic world we call dating

88%

This project got the green light!

Jus Solis

Oakland, California Film Short
Sci-Fi, Thriller

Lisa is called into a seemingly routine government interview but things spiral out of control when an old family secret comes to light.

101%

This project got the green light!

This Is B.S.

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

In this comedic ode to theater, writers Ella and Lindsey share their obsession with the stage (and all that happens in the wings).

131%

This project got the green light!

Adventure Date!

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Horror

After being expelled from quilting graduate school for using witchcraft, Susan meets a stranger for a tinder date that goes terribly wrong

103%

This project got the green light!

Plus One

Syracuse, New York Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

A weekend trip with Sam and little Katie forces Emily to confront her responsibilities as a mother and desires as a woman.

121%

This project got the green light!

Ex-Sisters-In-Law

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

When a sheltered, eccentric woman reconnects with her brother's pragmatic and hermit-like ex-wife, a hilarious, unlikely friendship resumes.

85%

This project got the green light!

Operation: Clean Slate

Calgary, Canada Film Short
Adventure, Teen

When their summer of freedom is threatened by the loss of their driver's licenses, four teens hatch a plan to break into city hall and destr

108%

This project got the green light!

You Promise?

Malmö, Sweden Film Short
Drama, Family

A short film about family love, divorce, and fear of change - from a five-year-old's perspective.

138%

This project got the green light!

Our Colleagues

New York City, New York Film Short
Adventure, Comedy

A seemingly-ordinary woman sets off on a mission to encounter aliens in this dark comedy about truly getting away from it all.

100%

This project got the green light!

Ashes

Los Angeles, California Series
Crime, Western

Drifting ashes can spark a wildfire. In 1877, a fiery outlaw on the run is hunted down by a moody bounty hunter.

86%

This project got the green light!

ROGUE

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Music

A rebellious teenager must defy her traditional Iranian father in order to be taken seriously as a drummer in the 1980s East Bay punk scene.

101%

This project got the green light!

Where you from?

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

What do you do as a brown guy with a birthday on 9/11?

87%

This project got the green light!

Let Me Do Right By You

Austin, Texas Film Short
Drama

A single mother raising her child by herself, must choose to accept help before she loses her mind.

111%

This project got the green light!

SUPERESTAR

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A Salvadoran-American indie pop star hides out in the nightclub bathroom and encounters the attendant, who is from the same town as her fthe

89%

This project got the green light!

Enough Room

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Other

A first date turns complicated when a provocative remark forces two strangers to navigate the issues of passive racism and tolerance.

81%

This project got the green light!

Make America Bake Again

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

With a little help from her cousins, Wisconsinite Mary Margaret Anderson tries her to darndest to make it on America’s favorite baking show.

99%

This project got the green light!

GRANNY PANTIES

Boston, Massachusetts Film Short
Comedy

Lawbreakin' grannies Patty Rodwell and Jo Smith must rescue their friend, Bitsy Pike, from a nursing home before she retired for good!

80%

This project got the green light!

Vulveeta: The Music Continues

San Francisco, California Film Feature
Comedy, Music

Grrrilda Beausoleil’s turning 50, and all she wants is a reunion with her 1990s riot grrrl band—the one she abandoned 20 years ago.

104%

This project got the green light!

DEATHLY SILENT

Washington, District of Columbia Film Short
Documentary

In an attempt to tell the story of women’s familial struggle in one of the most culturally conservative countries in the world, Misk shares

104%

This project got the green light!

The Dream Eater

New York City, New York Film Short
Horror, Fantasy

In a popular tale, a monster devours nightmares to survive, somehow a frightened Grand-father is about to discover the scary reality.

83%

This project got the green light!

Vanilla Milkshake

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

With the help of a “true love" token a hopeless romantic will meet a skeptical waitress who will make her question her faith in the device.

106%

This project got the green light!

Thick As Thieves

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Action, Comedy

A new couples’ first dinner party together goes awry when Gary realizes Rose just might be a professional thief.

102%

This project got the green light!

ALL THE WAY TO THE TOP

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

The absurd tales of four striving actresses and their attempts at surviving the fickle world of show business.

132%

This project got the green light!

Marble Man

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Teen

A story about, Ivy, a delusional teenage girl who falls in love with a statue and is determined to turn him back into a human.

100%

This project got the green light!

Everything is Wonderful

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

A young woman must become a caretaker while helping her grandmother accept the reality of life alongside a man with late-stage dementia.

100%

This project got the green light!

Comic Relief

Savannah, Georgia Film Feature
Comedy, Drama

Determined to succeed as a stand up comedian a kid's party clown chases her dreams while struggling with increasing alcoholism & depression.

102%

This project got the green light!

Where The Roots Lie - A Story of Women Empowerment Through Art

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Documentary, Drama

Medha, an all female drum troupe strive to pave a new path for women and artists in Cambodia.

102%

This project got the green light!

Entitled

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Drama

Three unhinged children are left an inheritance far beyond their expectations, only to uncover their late father's most scandalous secrets.

116%

This project got the green light!

Corri and Sara Are Famous

Chicago, Illinois Series
Comedy

Corri and Sara tell stories. Now they're in the story. Now here's a cartoon about it with a celebrity voiceover. And a song. Boom: Famous.

101%

This project got the green light!

Dancers

Austin, Texas Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A female comedian becomes so obsessed with the idea of being a dancer that she overlooks her own unique talents and abilities.

104%

This project got the green light!

Expanding Sanctuary

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Documentary

The documentary follows the historic campaign to end the sharing of police database information with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Blonde Experiment

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy

When two mousy gal pals pose as platinum blondes they're catapulted into the life of their dreams, until their dirty dark roots pop up.

100%

This project got the green light!

Black Gold

Austin, Texas Series
Comedy, Drama

A recent Howard law graduate unexpectedly inherits her family's pawn shop set in a community she hoped to outgrow.

100%

This project got the green light!

Flock

Bar Harbor, Maine Film Short
Thriller, LGBTQ

Flock is a trans-created dramatic thriller about a man traveling to Maine to rescue his lover from a lethal cult.

93%

This project got the green light!

The Spring

Los Angeles, California Series
Fantasy, Action

In the world of The Spring, movement is power, and power corrupts, people are faced with the question: "What would you do to survive?"

81%

This project got the green light!

Feeling Sexual

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

An eccentric high school senior embarks on a mission to seduce her narcissistic family friend while visiting him at college.

83%

This project got the green light!

Wings

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

What if the one person who changed your life was the person who was only there for a moment?

80%

This project got the green light!

Long Haulers

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, Experimental

Driving thousands of miles, Long Haulers weaves together stories of courage, tenacity, and humor from three women in the trucking industry.

107%

This project got the green light!

Incurable

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Incurable: a journey of love, rejection, and an overactive imagination.

113%

This project got the green light!

Seven Fishes

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

When Dom brings his estranged sister, Gia, to the Bonfiglio’s Feast of Seven Fishes, Christmas Eve becomes a matter of life or death.

101%

This project got the green light!

ADULTIN'

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Satire

ADULTIN’ explores the success or complete failures of mundane, but necessary, tasks adults face as we grow, learn & figure out our 20s.

100%

This project got the green light!

Annunciation

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

At the baptism of her second child, a woman must come to terms with the identity of her first child.

156%

This project got the green light!

Flunkyball

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

When unexpected guests arrive at Mia's party her vision for inclusivity crumbles, caught in the crossfire of ignorance under the influence.

116%

This project got the green light!

Eclipse

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

Lily is reaching for success in a world of men. That world can raise her up and crush her — all in one glittering night.

174%

This project got the green light!

Half-Quaked

Portland, Oregon Film Feature
Comedy

An earthquake looms as an anxious journalist improvises through the misadventures of making her first documentary.

167%

This project got the green light!

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