PLAY VIOLET FOR ME
Who's playing who?
Loner Foley Merrick's obsession with the stunning Violet turns tragic after he finds her dead on her kitchen floor. When he calls on Violet's twin sister Lyla for help, the faint line between his reality and fantasy life becomes increasingly blurred.
Winner, Audience Award, NYLA International Film Festival, 2015
Winner, Award of Merit, Matt Mercer, Best Shorts Competition, 2015
Winner, Grand Jury Award, LA Neo-Noir Film Festival, 2016
Nomination, Best Actress in a Short Film, Najarra Townsend, North Hollywood CineFest, 2016
Official Selection, FirstGlance Film Festival, 2016
Executive Producer Kevin Sluder. Directed and Edited by Matt Mercer. Written by Kevin Sluder. Cinematographer Patrick McGinley. Music by Mark Hadley. Production Design by Jennifer Sluder. Key Makeup Artist Mariah Kraft. Co-Producer Gabe Arredondo. Associate Producers Jose Luis Gonzalez, John Paul Romeo, and Ryan Walsh.
Cast: Najarra Townsend, Matt Mercer, and John Paul Romeo. 13 mins. 16:9 HD
Property of Sunshine Boy Productions and Rubric Pictures.
Song: "Little Crazy" Written and Performed by Keeley Bumford and Mark Hadley
Below is an interview with husband and wife team Kevin and Jennifer Sluder. Discussing their production company Sunshine Boy Production and their new short noir film “Play Violet for Me” on the B-Movie Bros podcast.