One New Message

When a hopeful cynic wakes up to a voicemail from his ex-girlfriend, he spends his day enduring extreme fantasies while trying to predict the message's contents.

  • Jerrod D. Brito
    Hormonal Activity, My Super Ex-Grudge
  • Jerrod D. Brito
    Hormonal Activity, My Super Ex-Grudge
  • Jerrod D. Brito
    Hormonal Activity, My Super Ex-Grudge
  • Dixon White
  • Dylan Welter
    Key Cast
  • Shannon Overcash
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Drama
  • Runtime:
    8 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    December 4, 2014
  • Production Budget:
    1,400 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Student Project:
  • Colorado Film School Fall 2014 Student Show
    Denver, CO
    December 11, 2014
    Winner of Best Writing (Jerrod D. Brito) and Best Actress (Shannon Overcash) awards, and nominated for Best Director (Jerrod D. Brito), Best Production II, and Best Picture
Director Biography - Jerrod D. Brito

Jerrod D. Brito has written, shot, directed and edited shorts in various genres. His most notable work includes writing and directing short horror spoofs ("My Super Ex-Grudge," which appeared as a special feature on a DVD that was in Redbox kiosks in 2012 and "Hormonal Activity," which took 2nd place in the My Bloody Violent-Tine Film Festival in 2014 and 3rd place in the Video Contest 2011), and as a Cinematographer for "The Face on the Barroom Floor," a feature-length documentary about the opera of the same name. His credits also include stage plays, performed by the Pandemic Collective Theater Company, a graphic novel called "The Pride Force," and most recently the Colorado Film School award winning dramedy short, "One New Message."

Other work include nightclub video advertising, a music video, flash-animated shorts, and corporate videos used for police training, and corporate websites.

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Director Statement

I don't want to be the next (anybody). I want to be the first me.