DEALER I Directed by Lundon Boyd, Jerry & Mike Thompson, Jeremy Cloe, Adam Zielinski, Ryan & Cody Leboeuf I RT 1 hr 40 min I Comedy I USA
After a terrible day at work, Kelly comes home to find out a disturbing secret about his roommate. That secret forces Kelly to become a drug dealer for a day. In this quirky anthology, we follow Kelly as he begrudgingly embarks on an adventure to deliver four illegal packages in the wildest twenty-four hours of Kelly’s life. Each delivery brings out a new side of Kelly and pushes him into life adventures that he has always tried to avoid.
ABOUT THE DIRECTORS:
Originally from Anchorage, Alaska, Lundon has garnered numerous awards as a theatre actor. He moved to Las Vegas where he received his bachelor’s in film from UNLV. During his college years he wrote and acted in over a dozen short films, quickly becoming one of the most sought after actors in Las Vegas and accumulating several more awards. His films have screened at many festivals around the country. His first feature, ‘Liars, Fires and Bears’ for which he was the lead and co-wrote went on to receive festival awards. Lundon has four feature films currently in various stages of production.
Jerry; the founder of Light Forge Studios, earned his degree in film studies from UNLV in 2001. Since then he has been working full-time as a writer, director, cinematographer and editor. Jerry has shot dozens of commercial television programs, music videos and multi award winning films. In 2009, Jerry along with creative partner and brother, Mike, co-directed ‘Thor at the Bus Stop,’ their first feature film. ‘Thor’ was accepted into several prestigious international film festivals where the film won awards and enjoyed a limited theatrical release.. ‘Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West’ is their second feature film.
Mike Thompson was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. He studied film at UNLV Film School. He has written and directed over 15 award-winning short films and music videos. Mike is currently the Vice President of Light Forge Studios. In 2009 he finished his first feature length film, ‘Thor at the Bus Stop,’ which screened in film festivals all over the world. Popovich is his second feature film and he is currently writing a third feature and a novel.
Originally from Las Vegas, Jeremy graduated from UNLV with a Bachelor in Film. Before moving to LA to continue studying directing at the AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE, he directed his first feature film, ‘Liars, Fires and Bears,’ which competed in several film festivals including Austin, St. Louis and LA, winning 3 Jury awards for best feature. He has been working as a director/editor since 2006 and has directed several commercials and music videos since his feature debut, most notably for Ultra Music’s Black Boots premiering on both MTV.COM and Billboard.com. He was recently named Nevada Filmmaker to Watch and won a Student Academy Award for his AFI thesis film, This Way Up.
Ryan & Cody Leboeuf:
Ryan and Cody were born in New Orleans, Louisiana and have been making movies since ages 8 and 5. They have written, directed and edited over a dozen short films that have accumulated numerous film festival awards. They began their fine arts education at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) where Ryan studied film and Cody studied theatre. Ryan graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas with a BA in film. Cody is currently a student at UNLV seeking the same degree. Through UNLV Film they were awarded the Johnny Brenden New Filmmaker’s Grant for $25,000 to write and direct their first feature film entitled ‘Rabbit Days.’
Adam Zielinski graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He has directed, shot and edited over 20 films. Zielinski’s own work has premiered at several film festivals including, UNLV Spring Flicks, Cinevegas, Dam Shorts consecutively for five years, The Neon Reverb Film Festival, Las Vegas Media XPO, Tropfest Las Vegas and The Las Vegas Film Festival. Presently he completed his first web-series ‘Nightwing: The Series.’ Zielinski’s films ‘Firecracker,’ ‘Rule of Love’ and ‘Call You Later’ recently toured the festival circuit.