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Home, James

2014

 • Feature

by Jonathan Rossetti

Projects I'm Supporting

Pozole

Los Angeles • Short
Comedy, Drama

Maia prolly killed her Nana.

112%

This project got the green light!

Made Public

Los Angeles • Short
Comedy, Shorts Program

A fast-paced, poignant comedy about a groom whose reservations about marriage go viral on the eve of his wedding. *2017 Emergence Winner*

87%

This project got the green light!

42 Seconds

Atlanta • Short
Drama

After two strangers share a connection; one of them questions the encounter after discovering the tragedy that brought them together.

103%

This project got the green light!

Marisol

New York • Short
Drama, Foreign Film

When a young mother takes a risk to provide for her daughter, a stranger turns her transgression into a nightmare.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Gift

San Francisco • Short
Fantasy, Drama

In a parallel universe, an isolated girl who is bullied for her uncommonly large ears finds solace in an unusual friendship with a crow.

105%

This project got the green light!

Only Strangers Sleep in my Bed

Middletown • Short
Thriller

A young man cons a lonely woman into believing that he might be her long lost son only to find himself out of his depth.

102%

This project got the green light!

Believe Her

New York • Short
Drama

Why can't we just Believe Her?

102%

This project got the green light!

Curl Up & Dye

Atlanta • Short
Animation, Comedy

With wildly supernatural hair, an awkward and clumsy teen girl is on a mission to save her clueless best friend from an evil hairdresser.

106%

This project got the green light!

The Alluring Frontier

Phoenix • Short
Sci-Fi, Western

A small town in the old west gets consumed by a dark force that uses the power of temptation to try and turn everyone into demonic minions.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Paradox

Los Angeles • Short
Drama

A life of solace is suddenly subverted by a mysterious stranger in a story of relationships and redemption

91%

This project got the green light!

LION KILLER

Houston • Feature
Drama

Fighting Solves Everything

109%

This project got the green light!

Parallel Chords

St. Louis • Feature
Drama, Music

A young violinist struggles to break free from her pianist father to find her own voice.

115%

This project got the green light!

Little Evil Bookshop

Seattle • Feature
Comedy, Satire

When the world's most powerful occult leader visits a modest mystic bookshop, its owner must impress him at all costs.

83%

This project got the green light!

The Place in Between

Austin • Feature
Comedy, Drama

What could possibly go wrong when a mom and her teenage daughter meet for the first time on a road trip across TX? . . . Everything.

101%

This project got the green light!

ACID TEST (feature film)

Houston • Feature
Comedy, Drama

The absurdly dramatic coming-of-age story of a teenage girl who launches a rebellion when she drops acid and goes home to her parents.

94%

This project got the green light!

What Lies West

Santa Rosa • Feature
Adventure, Drama

Two girls desperate to create their own adventure set out into the wilderness of California on a daring hike to the coast.

142%

This project got the green light!

"SURE-FIRE" - Development Funding Phase II

New York • Feature
Comedy, Crime

SURE-FIRE is a comedy about a NYC con man having a mid-life crisis who stumbles into becoming a movie producer to pay off gangsters.

152%

This project got the green light!

Epiphany

Tarpon Springs • Feature
Drama, Family

A young girl struggles to create a relationship with her father after the death of her aunt who raised her.

103%

This project got the green light!

Xerxes

Jersey City • Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

While recovering at his estranged childhood home from cochlear implant surgery, Xerxes spirals down the rabbit hole and may never climb out.

80%

This project got the green light!

Girl Talk

New York • Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Girl Talk follows Mia, as she explores the complications of intimacy, coming to a head when she meets an intriguing lesbian couple.

104%

This project got the green light!

Just Like The Men

Bellingham • Feature
Comedy, History

Two girls find a lost screenplay and decide to give history the middle finger.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Blue Whale

Catoosa • Feature
Teen, Drama

In 1980's rural Oklahoma a teenage boy meets a girl from California who helps him break out of his shell and learn the truth of his heritage

93%

This project got the green light!

Start Breaking My Heart

Los Angeles • Short
Romantic Comedy, Shorts Program

A Columbia University's School of the Arts Thesis Project

83%

This project got the green light!

Aperture

New York • Short
Drama, Family

A grad student's life is turned upside down when he is named the guardian for his little cousin.

80%

This project got the green light!

Rainmaker

Missoula • Short
Drama, Thriller

A young mother struggles with the demon of her eating disorder and the implication that it holds for her six-year-old daughter.

83%

This project got the green light!

Amal

Orange • Short
Drama

When a young Syrian refugee living in America witnesses her mother being discriminated against, she begins to question her cultural identity

80%

This project got the green light!

Virtually

Los Angeles • Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

A woman struggling in a post-apocalyptic wasteland discovers a VR machine and finds love while repeating the same VR sunset over and over.

112%

This project got the green light!

VOXGIRL

Orange • Short
Thriller, Music

A former kids’ TV actor who has garnered an unwanted cult following looks to reinvent herself and legitimize her music career.

113%

This project got the green light!

The American Mistake

Nashville • Short
Comedy, Shorts Program

A woman wakes up after a night of heavy drinking and, well, you know the rest. Or do you?

129%

This project got the green light!

Bloody Maria

Los Angeles • Series
Horror, Comedy

Rival catholic school cholas must join together with supernatural powers in order to stop Lupe Velez, an evil chola spirit released in East

86%

This project got the green light!

Bitter Taste

New York • Short
Drama

A dark drama about a Scottish Michelin-star Chef who relives memories of his childhood through cooking.

101%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York • Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

CASHED

New York • Short
Comedy, Drama

Suddenly unemployed on her 25th birthday, Jess struggles to find peace (and pot) amidst the unique obstacles of life as a Millennial in NYC.

117%

This project got the green light!

Nonprofit Web Series

Portland • Series
Comedy, Drama

A girl on a mission in America's whitest city.

106%

This project got the green light!

Butterflies

New York • Short
Drama

Butterflies is a dark look at the psychological affects of bullying on Melanie as she navigates her way through high school.

102%

This project got the green light!

The Hitchhiker's Guide to Suburbia

Dallas • Short
Comedy, Teen

Because why hire a limo for prom when you can risk your life for a free ride?

146%

This project got the green light!

37 Problems

Los Angeles • Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

A single 37 year-old screenwriter is totally focused on her career until she finds out she has one egg left.

100%

This project got the green light!

Some Girls' Mothers

• Short
Drama

Uninspired by her own mother’s taste in music, ten year old Grace sneaks records from her friend's mom’s collection.

84%

This project got the green light!

Girl Trip

Sacramento • Short
Comedy, Horror

Best friends take a road trip that ends in bloodshed.

106%

This project got the green light!

Kinesthesia

Los Angeles • Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Frustrated at her inability to accurately remember a particular time of happiness in her life, Minny sets out to find it again.

141%

This project got the green light!

Faye's Redemption

• Feature
Drama

When the end comes, who will be waiting for you?

82%

This project got the green light!

Funeral Day

Los Angeles • Feature
Comedy, Drama

A man skips his friend’s funeral in an attempt to start living his own life to the fullest.

81%

This project got the green light!

Cross

Los Angeles • Short
Drama, Film-Noir

A young Filipino backyard boxer enters a Mexican fight ring in the San Fernando Valley.

100%

This project got the green light!

Movies & Shows I Recommend

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Home, James

2014

 • Feature

by Jonathan Rossetti

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