After winning the Hampton Roads 48 Hour Film Project two years running, Jpixx films broke onto the international stage by winning BEST FILM at the 2011 Filmapalooza in Taos, NM – thereby securing a special screening at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival in France. Amidst heavy competition from powerhouse cities from around the world (London, Paris, Shanghai, LA, NY) “In Captivity” also took home awards for BEST EDITING, BEST SPECIAL EFFECTS and an Honorable Mention for BEST DIRECTING.
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(This version has been slightly modified to include additional slowmo footage and additional score. All special effects were present in the original submission).
Director/Writer/DP/Editor – Jon Abrahams
Cassanova – Isaac Gay
Dexter – Cory Evans
Tammie – Chloe Steinberg
Caretaker/Production Assistant – Jessica Dodds
Resident 1 – Alex Whittemore
Resident 2/Location/Casting – Jennifer Lynn Martin
Passer-by 1 – Andrew Harmon
Passer-by 2 – David Springstead, Sr.
On-Call Actress – Desiree Connell
Assistant Director/Effects Supervisor/Writer – Jim McCullough
Producer/Make-up/Costume – Jessa Elizabeth Gaul
Music Composition – Dennis Latina
“AFFOR Typography” & “Nightmares and Realizations”
Music Composition – Nakia Madry of the Fuzz Band
“Got no Strings – Instrumental”
Sound Design – Brady Goodman
Art Director – Ray Buchanan
Assistant Editor – Derek Sipple
Color Grading – Nathan Liebold
Boom Ooperator – Katie Buchanan
Initial Sync – Alton Chavis
Story Consultants – Jason Tostevin, Sheryl-Lynn Makela, Jeff Livengood
Casting/Writer/Craft Services – Teviya Abrahams
Title Consultants – Al Gainey, Brandi Gainey, Shikma Gurvitz, Danny Rubin
Special Thanks – O’Brien et al. Advertising, Digital Dreammakers, Baby Nova West Abrahams
This film was made for the 48 Hour Film Project
Jpixx Films 2011