Seth and Tia

Two patients, Seth and Tia develop a friendship during their stay in a mental institution. They decide to make a plan to break out, but they can't do it alone,so they ally with an enemy patient named Gnarly Daren who helps them. Seth then betrays Daren by locking him in a cell so he can't leave with them. During Seth and Tia's life of anarchy on the run, Daren escapes from the institution, is out for their blood, and will stop at nothing to get revenge.

YouTube link
https://youtu.be/rQEdfFnBCwY

  • Steve Hasse
    Director
  • Steve Hasse
    Writer
  • Steve Hasse
    Producer
  • Jason Hiaeshutter
    Producer
  • Dan Lang
    Producer
  • Nathan Wakefield
    Key Cast
    "Seth "
  • Rachel Webster
    Key Cast
    "Tia "
  • Tokkyo Faison
    Key Cast
    "Brock"
  • Jason Hiaeshutter
    Key Cast
    "Gnarly Daren "
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Genres:
    Crime, Comedy
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 28 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    January 11, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    6,000 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
  • Bright International Film Festival
    London
    United Kingdom
    August 17, 2022
    Winner
  • Medusa Film Festival (15th Season)

    United States
    July 30, 2022
    Winner: Best Feature
  • Madrid International Movie Awards
    Madrid International Movie Awards
    Spain
    August 10, 2022
    Award: Best Dark Comedy and Best First Time Director
  • Magic Silver Screen
    New York, NY
    United States
    July 30, 2022
    Winner: Best Feature and Best First Time Filmmaker
  • NYCinternationalfilmfestival(8th season)
    New York, NY
    United States
    July 30, 2022
    Winner: Best Feature and Best Comedy Feature
  • Hollywood Blvd. Film

    United States
    July 30, 2022
    Winner: Best Feature, Best Feature Comedy and Best Male Director
  • Cult Movies International Film Festival (7th Season)

    Winner: Best First Time Filmmaking Feature and Best Experimental Feature
  • CINEMA OF NATIONS

    Germany
    December 25, 2021
    Official Selection
  • Motor City Legacy Horror Convention & Film Festival (2023) Motor City Legacy Horror Convention & Film Festival (2023)
    Novi, MI
    United States
    March 18, 2022
    Official Selection
  • STIFF: Seattle True Independent Film Festival
    Seattle,WA
    United States
    August 14, 2020
    Official Selection
  • Sweden Film Awards
    Stockholm
    Sweden
    January 20, 2021
    Semi Finalist
  • Stanley Film Awardds
    London
    United Kingdom
    August 17, 2022
    Winner: Best Indie Feature
  • Sweet Democracy Film Awards

    Winner: Best Narrative Feature and Best Editing
  • Movie Play International Film Festival

    August 8, 2022
    Winner: Best First Time Filmmaker
  • Delta International Film Festival

    July 27, 2022
    Winner Best Comedy Feature
  • Florence Film Awards
    Florence
    Italy
    August 5, 2022
    Winner: Best Indie Feature
  • Beyond the Curve International Film Festival
    Paris
    France
    Winner: Best Supporting Actor and Best First Time Filmmaker
  • Crown International Film Festival

    Winner
  • Crown International Film Festival

    Winner: Best Supporting Actor and Best First Time Filmmaker
  • Hollywood on the Tiber Film Awards
    Rome
    Italy
    July 12, 2022
    Winner: Best Crime Feature
  • Swedish International Film Festical

    Sweden
    August 10, 2022
    Winner Best First Time Filmmaker
Director Biography - Steve Hasse

Based in Detroit area, I went to Western Michigan University to receive my degree in film. After seeing how hard it is to make it into Hollywood, I decided to go make movies with my own money This is how Seth and Tia came to be and I have been enjoying the guerilla shoot life ever since.

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Director Statement

This movie is a dark comedic portrait on how I view mental Healthcare in America. It is also my punk take on Bonnie and Clyde.