World Premiere
Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 2:15pm
Run Time: 
9m 57s
Computer programmer Donald (Ian Gary) is a man on a deadline, grappling with sanity...and a roommate that spends a little too much time with his blender. When Donald’s cohabitant Mickey (Ekon Soong) and his girlfriend, Jessica (Tatiana Paris), go overboard with their smoothie-making as part of their prep for Burning Man, Donald is pushed to the brink. Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart,” we see Donald’s professional success ultimately reveals his horrific actions.
Directed by: 
Stephen Steelman
Produced by: 
Erin Soole
Written by: 
Bucky Sinister
Main Cast: 
Ian Gary, E-kan Soong, Tatiana Paris
Stephen Steelman
About the Director(s): 

Stephen Steelman is a director, editor, and producer known for his work as a music video director, having worked most recently on the videos for “Everyone” and “Basic Needs” from Korn’s Jonathan Davis.
Steelman was born in Las Vegas, NV, and moved to Los Angeles in 2006 to work as an actor. His film and commercial work helped him earn entry into SAG, but he eventually realized his calling was to work behind the camera. An internship with Marty Katz Productions (“Reindeer Games,” “Mr. Wr...read more