Chicago Comedy Film Festival Friday October 4th 7:00 PM-Webisodes Program
Friday, October 4, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (CDT)
Woman Who Hates Plants (USA, 1 Min) Short Short
But she likes her cigarettes.
Dogs & Me (USA) Webisodes
'Dogs & Me' is a comedy web series centered on a young, Hollywood actor, and his two talking dogs. From unexpected awkwardness, to absolute insanity, 'Dogs & Me' is a never-ending journey that both pulls at the heart strings & tickles the funny bone.
Labor Days (USA) Webisodes
Labor Days is an original comedy series following the misadventures of a misfit day labor crew as they tackle the demands of crazy and colorful customers.
Ped Crossing (USA) Webisodes
Ped Crossing is a comedy web series that follows a pedophile. Featuring over twenty Chicago standup and sketch comedian, Ped Crossing ups the ante on Americas love affair with antiheroes. The 11-episode series has a continuing storyline that focuses on a ped named Byron as he struggles with drama-inducers like job hunting, car buying, and roommate trouble, all along trying to impress a world-wise kid he refers to as Kanye West.
Rick and Len Fix Shit in Your House (USA) Webisodes
Best friends and not-so-handymen Rick Wolf and Len Wallace attempt to fix several household owner issues on their local-access home improvement show in Brush, Nebraska. While the ladies may have broken tables, armoires and intercoms, their libidos seem to be working just fine around Len. Poor Rick demonstrates his capabilities to crawl into small spaces and take a beating from electricity, floors and an angry client.
The Water Snobs (USA, 5 Min) Short Short
See what happens when this couple participates in a water tasting at a prestigious art gallery.
The Casting Room (Canada) Webisodes
The Casting Room is a series of scripted shorts that take a peek behind the mysterious world of casting! A funny, sometimes absurd behind-the-scenes look at the real life experiences of one of Canada's most experienced casting director. Watch for the stars of today and tomorrow, as they step into the room and do their best to land the roles!
The Third Coast (USA) Webisodes
The Third Coast is a sketch comedy web series that pokes fun at social norms.
Touch N ’Dix (USA) Webisodes
Christopher Touch and Nathan Dix are TOUCH 'N DIX in the comedic web series packed with music, mystery and a splash of self-discovery. Created and written by Nate Du Fort and Chris Pagnozzi and Directed by Sandy Marshall, the series focuses on the two musicians as they struggle with everything from re-defining the American dream to the surreality of interacting with cartoons and the paranormal.
When & Where
Chicago Comedy Film Festival
2013 DATES AND LOCATION: SHOWPLACE ICON THEATER, OCTOBER 4TH AND 5TH
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