We're Trying Here

Sarah and Eddie are trying to make it in Hollywood while also trying to make a baby. On the day she discovers she’s not pregnant, Sarah has a commercial audition where she's reading for the role of “Young Mom”.

  • Eddie Quintana
    Director
  • Eddie Quintana
    Writer
    Duncanville, KC Undercover
  • Sarah Parga
    Key Cast
    "Sarah"
  • Luis Cortes
    Key Cast
    "Eddie"
  • Kelly Vrooman
    Key Cast
    "Alyssa"
    The Chica Show
  • Zach Timson
    Key Cast
    "Director"
    The Who Was? Show, Stuck in the Middle
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Drama
  • Runtime:
    8 minutes 24 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 22, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    9,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Eddie Quintana

Eddie Quintana currently writes for the animated series DUNCANVILLE, premiering on Fox in February 2020. Previously, he's written episodes of K.C. UNDERCOVER, I DIDN'T DO IT, and SHAKE IT UP. He's also directed the web series BEN AND BURMAN and SH*TTY DATES, in addition to directing numerous improv shows that have performed throughout the U.S. and Canada. He lives in Los Angeles.

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Director Statement

This short is a very personal story, inspired by the journey that my wife and I have been on over the last few years.