Projects

“EMPIRE” – FEATURE FILM

Synopsis: In a collaborative effort, River Carrington and Sarah Hindle work to uncover a haunting truth behind the demise of the Erielhonan, a tribe of Native Americans lost to history after 1654 A.D. In the course of their expedition, River realizes Sarah’s true motivations and attempts to make amends for her own mistakes.

Starring: Alyssa Raimondo, Patricia Culliton, Paul Schermerhorn, Steve Johnson. Don Hill, Kortney Young, Scott Slade, Tom Filsinger, William Kiel, Chris Miraglia, Michael Shackelford-Taylor II, and Frederick Williams. Written, Directed, and Produced By Matthew B. Swanson.

 

“BOO?” – SHORT FILM – 24 HOUR FILM COMPETITION SUBMISSION

As a submission to the 24-Hour Insomniac Film Festival in Jamestown, New York, “Boo?” offers an intriguing look into what can be accomplished with twenty-four short hours of film work and very little sleep.

Synopsis: Distant creaks and doors ajar uncover the secret of Governor Fenton’s mansion.

Starring: Steve Johnson, Patricia Culliton, and M.K. Smith. Brought to you by the “Empire State Misfits”. Special thanks to Kate Wescott, Tom Lester, and Joni Blackman. Music by Pro Scores.

“OUR CONSTITUTION” – SHORT FILM

Synopsis: Decades may separate the lives of those who serve their country in the battles they fought, but their pride remains a constant of time.

Starring: Steve Johnson, Patricia Culliton, Collin Hanson, Gioachino Donisi, and Alyssa Raimondo.