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Landing Up (Feature)

*Bold Compass Films

CHRISSIE and CECE play a con game with strangers to put a roof over their heads while fantasizing about their dream apartment. When Chrissie meets DAVID, a funny, genuine guy who works his way into her heart, she falls for him and must decide whether to confess the real circumstances of her life or continue her lie at all costs. Even at the cost of someone’s life.

 

  • Directed by Dani Tenenbaum

  • Written by Stacey Maltin

  • Starring Stacey Maltin, Ben Rappaport, E'Dena Hines, Theodora Miranne

  • Cinematography by Claudio Rietti & Aharon Rothschild

  • Produced by Stacey Maltin, Marzy Hart, Jessica Kingdon, Nikolai Metin

 

Landing Up premiered at Dances With Films and then took home a Best Feature Nomination at Soho Int Film Fest. Distributed by The Orchard, you can WATCH IT NOW iTunes, Amazon, GooglePlay and more!

 

* There is a series based on the film in development. Please reach out if you'd like to get involved.

 

 

Working on It (Digital Series)

Working on It follows intimate relationships before and after therapy. People, diverse of race and sexual orientation are just that; people. With this series we explore the dynamics of four relationships from the inside and the problems they face, as they try to be normal, in a time of hate, judgement, political correctness and a steamy load of their own shit.

 

  • Written by Stacey Maltin

  • Created by Marzy Hart

  • Starring Marzy HartStacey Maltin, Alice Kremelberg, Chinaza Uche, Jessica Coghill, Jasmine Pierce, Ron Tsur

  • Directed by Stacey Maltin, Daniel Ferry, Chelsy Mitchell, Tim Knight

  • Cinematography Tim Knight

  • Produced by Marzy Hart, Stacey Maltin

  • Costume Design by Keriann Correia

 

Winner of Best Web Series at LAFA, Winner of Best Costume Design at Indie Series Awards

 

Offical Selection of Brooklyn Web Fest, NYC Web Fest, Moondance, Knoxville Film Festival

 

Watch on Seeka.tv or Revry!

Head (Short)

A privileged young man on the brink of adulthood has trouble calming the anxious voices in his head. He deals with them by spoiling himself even more.

 

  • Written by Jay DeYonker

  • Starring Jay DeYonker, Marzy Hart, Ron Tsur

  • Directed by Stacey Maltin

  • Cinematography Blake Horn

  • Produced by Stacey Maltin, Jay DeYonker

 

Offical Selection of NewFest, Lower Eastside Film Festival,

Indie Street Film Festival

 

Watch on Revry!

 

* There is a feature based on the film in development. Please reach out if you'd like to get involved.

 

Festivals

Stronger Together (Short)

When a fired up liberal lesbian accidentally brings home a gorgeous conservative woman she must decide whether lust or murder will win the night.

 

  • Written and Directed by Stacey Maltin 

  • Starring Stacey Maltin, Jay DeYonker, Alice Kremelberg

  • Cinematography Jared Roybal

  • Produced by Stacey Maltin, Jay DeYonker, Jordan Bayne, Dani Tenenbaum

  • Costume Design by Keriann Correia

 

 

Keep an eye out for a screening near you!

 

Offical Selection of NewFest, Queens World Film Fest, Sene Film Fest, Rainbow Visions Film Festival

 

 

Stronger Together has been picked up for distribution by Shoreline Entertainment!

Pair of Normals (Digital Series)

A divorced, anxious Youtube psychic fresh out of a mental hospital and a destitute college dropout ASMR-tist with secret rap dreams move in together to help each other navigate the world around them, which is honestly more ridiculous than they are.

 

  • Written by Jason Hood 

  • Starring Lucy Cottrell, Megan Reilly, Connie Saltzman, Imran Sheikh

  • Directed by Jason Hood

  • Cinematography Blake Horn

  • Produced by Stacey Maltin, Marzy Hart, Victoria Negri

  • Costume Design by Keriann Correia

 

 

Offical Selection of NYC Web Fest, Vancouver Web Fest, Filmshop Breakthrough Series

Post Post Production

Self(ish) (Short)

Anna is young and unstable and searching for love. When she learns her mother is also looking for connection after being her husband's caretaker for many years, she realizes that they may have more in common than meets the eye.

 

  • Directed by Dani Tenenbaum

  • Written by Stacey Maltin

  • Starring Stacey Maltin, Debbie Erwin, Jaison Vladamir Leroy, James K. Fulater

  • Produced by Marzy Hart, Stacey Maltin, Carrie Radigan

  • Cinematography by Corey Hess

  • Costume Design by Keriann Correia

 

A Bold Compass Films & Besties Make Movies Production

2 WEEKS (Short)

20-something Tanya, recently struggling in her committed relationship and unsure why, fights nightmare visions of a sex-fueled world, pressuring her to transform into somebody new. Learn more at www.2weeksmovie.com.

 

 

 

* The screenplay, written by Marzy Hart, is an Official Selection of the Academy Awards qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival.

 

A Besties Make Movies and Bold Compass Films Production.

Jones (Short)

Having fallen under alcohol's magic, Jones decides to break the curse and get her life back on track. Every minute feels like torture.

 

 

A Besties Make Movies and Bold Compass Films Production.

Linked (Short)

A Bold Compass Films & Besties Make Movies Production

In a city of uncomfortable proximity, how do the gaps between us feel so wide? LINKED is an exploration of how three people are inexplicably connected--through sex, loneliness, and jewelry.

 

 

Gaining & Losing (Short)

A Bold Compass Films, Besties Make Movies & Marisposa Production

Nina, a promising ballerina, is ready to define her career after giving it all up to seek treatment for a life-threatening eating disorder.

 

  • Directed by Stacey Maltin

  • Written by Mariana Vily

  • Starring Mariana Vily, Jillian K. Waters, Daphne Zelle

  • Cinematography by Barbie Lueng

  • Produced by Marzy Hart, Stacey Maltin, Mariana Vily, Jillian K. Waters

  • Costume Design by Keriann Correia

  • HMU Racquele Goody

 

Learn more here!

 

 

In Development

Linked (Series)

a series based on the short film.

Created by: Stacey Maltin, Jay DeYonker, Marzy Hart

 

attached:

  • Producers Stacey Maltin, Marzy Hart, Jackie Schwartz, Jay DeYonker, Dani Tenenbaum

  • Director Stacey Maltin

The Register (Short) 

Amy, 35 and single, is spending thousands of dollars on gifts for friends’ life events. As her own debt grows, her millennial sister inadvertently proposes she finds a partner for all the wrong reasons.

 

  • Written by Jody Lauren Miller & Marzy Hart

 

attached:

  • Director Jody Lauren Milller

  • Producers Marzy Hart, Stacey Maltin

  • Cast Marzy Hart

The 51st State (Feature)

a feature film written by Stacey Maltin, being developed in association with Bold Compass Films

Free You (Feature)

a thriller written by Stacey Maltin and Jay DeYonker, being developed in association with Bold Compass Films