Private Project

Off the Rails

Two friends have an awkward conversation about lost love and found opportunity while waiting for a subway train.

  • Mark Kiefer
  • Mark Kiefer
  • Mark Kiefer
  • Taylor West
    Key Cast
  • Eddie Nason
    Key Cast
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  • Runtime:
    2 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 20, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
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Director Biography - Mark Kiefer

Mark Kiefer is a writer and filmmaker based in Boston. His short films have screened at the Nantucket Film Festival, Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival, Woods Hole Film Festival, New York City Independent Film Festival, Memphis Comedy Festival, Atlanta Comedy Film Festival, Houston Comedy Film Festival, Baltimore Comedy Festival, Austin Short Comedy Film Festival, Austin’s Battle of the Sketches, and the New York Film Loft’s Love Actually International Storytellers Showcase, among others. He was a producer of the indie sitcom pilot M.V. Blues (, a buddy comedy set and shot on Martha’s Vineyard in 2011. He has written three feature length screenplays, including a period drama set in 1930s Germany, a thriller set in modern day New York, and a buddy comedy about Native American heritage set on Nantucket. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University in Connecticut.

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