Youth, Go to Waste!

While carrying out a staged kidnapping heist, 3 college dropouts have a wild weekend, pushing their limits with drugs & bodily assault.

  • Samuel Valenti
    Director
  • Samuel Valenti
    Writer
  • Bri Beltran
    Producer
  • Hannah Gold, Renee Giannobile, Conor Logan
    Key Cast
  • Garrett Diffenbaugh
    Director of Photography
  • Dylan Henning
    Sound Design
  • Paul Valenti
    Edited by
  • Altar of Lust, Day, and Aphra
    Original Music by
  • Marc Dickerson
    Assistant Director
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Pop Art, Dark Comedy, Juvenile Delinquent, Midnight Movie
  • Runtime:
    17 minutes 25 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 25, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    2,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Red Epic
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Diamond Screen Film Festival
    Philadelphia
    United States
    April 26, 2016
    Philadelphia Premiere
    Winner of Best Undergraduate Film
  • Arizona Underground Film Festival
    Tucson
    United States
    September 16, 2016
Director Biography - Samuel Valenti

Born in Scranton, PA and moved to Philadelphia to pursue film school. Musician his whole life. Obsessed with the mixture of TRASH and HIGH ART. Favorite film makers include Kenneth Anger, George Kuchar, Lucio Fulci, Aki Kaurismaki, Dennis Hopper, Rainer Werner Fassbinder

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