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A deadbeat party boy flies off the handle when his roommate suddenly moves out. Picking the wrong battle, he takes out his anger on those damn frogs in his backyard.

  • Matt Barrett
    Director
  • Ben Pellington
    Producer
  • Patrick Basquill
    Key Cast
  • Ben Pellington
    Key Cast
  • Anthony Reynolds
    Key Cast
  • Matt Barrett
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    horror, comedy
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 53 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 17, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    400 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Horror Films in Hotlanta
    Atlanta
    United States
    July 17, 2017
    Best Special Effects
  • Midsummer Scream Halloween Festival
    Long Beach, LA
    United States
    July 30, 2017
    Semi-Finalist
  • Obsessive Underground Festival
    Hamburg
    Germany
    July 21, 2017
  • Full Moon Horror & Fantasy Film Festival
    Biertan
    Romania
    August 10, 2017
  • Atlanta Underground Film Festival
    Atlanta, GA
    United States
    August 19, 2017
    Best Local Horror Short
  • HorrorQuest Film Festival
    Atlanta, Georgia
    United States
    October 14, 2017
    Best "Local" Short
  • Panama Horror Film Festival
    Bellavista
    Panama
    September 21, 2017
  • FROSTBITE International Indie Fest
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
    United States
    September 1, 2017
    Finalist
  • Y'allywood Film Festival
    Atlanta, Georgia
    United States
    October 13, 2017
  • Sin City Horror Fest
    Las Vegas, Nevada
    United States
    October 27, 2017
  • Video Nasty
    Seattle, WA
    United States
    October 30, 2017
  • Ottawa Spookshow and Fantastic Film Festival
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Canada
    September 24, 2017
  • Dead in Decatur
    Decatur, Illinois
    United States
    October 13, 2017
    Best Short
  • Horrorvision Trash Film Festival
    Barcelona
    Spain
    October 20, 2017
  • Desmond District Demons Film Festival
    Port Huron, MI
    United States
    October 27, 2017
  • Atlanta Horror Film Festival
    Atlanta, Georgia
    United States
    October 20, 2017
    Best Local Director
  • Planet 9 Film Fest
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    October 14, 2017
    Officially Groovy Film Award
  • Frostbiter : Icelandic Horror Film Festival
    Akranes
    Iceland
    November 10, 2017
  • Sacalacalaca, Interdimensional Horror & Sci-Fi Festival
    Mexico City
    Mexico
    November 1, 2017
  • Cambodia Horrific Film Festival
    Phnom Penh, Kandal
    Cambodia
    October 21, 2017
  • Videodrunk
    Toronto, Ontario
    Canada
    November 30, 2017
  • Cucalorus Film Festival
    Wilmington, North Carolina
    United States
    November 9, 2017
  • Diabolical Horror Film Festival
    (online)
    October 28, 2017
    Best Short
  • Nevermore Film Festival
    Durham, NC
    United States
    February 25, 2018
  • Cat Fly Indie Film Fest
    Asheville, NC
    United States
    April 7, 2018
  • Cape Fear Independent Film Festival
    Wilmington, NC
    United States
    June 15, 2018
Director Biography - Matt Barrett

Matt is a Special Effects Makeup Artist working in Wilmington, NC

He has always had a love for monstrosities great and small, and hopes that you'll feel some of that love as you watch his first effort at making a short film of his own.

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