Company
Stellium Films. LLC
    Philip wrote his first script at the prompting of a writer friend. He entered his second script, Neon Cactus, into the Academy's Nicholl Fellowship, which placed as a Quarter-Finalist in the prestigious competition. Since that time, more than thirty of his screenplays & films have received acclaim from film festivals, fellowships and competitions. Philip served as a juror for the Prescott Film Festival for the past two years, where he also presents screenwriting workshops.
    • Writer (17 Credits)
      A Piece of Heaven
      Screenplay
      An Unfinished Agenda
      Short Script
      Belle's Bones
      Short Script
      Cactus Junction
      Screenplay
      Condomnation
      Short Script
      Dam Determined
      Screenplay
      Neon Cactus
      Screenplay
      Peculiar Taste
      Screenplay
      Scarier Times
      Short Script
      The Cost of Money
      Screenplay
      The Filmmaking Territory
      Screenplay
      The Ghost's Writers' Workshop
      Screenplay
      Three Nights Only
      Short Script
      Meteoric2022
      Short
      ZAP!2020
      Short
      Otro Lado2018
      Short
      Elevator Pitch2017
      Short
    • Director (2 Credits)
      Meteoric2022
      Short
      ZAP!2020
      Short
    • Producer (2 Credits)
      Jack of All Lanterns
      Short
      Elevator Pitch2017
      Short
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Poppy Jasper Film Festival
    Gilroy, CA
    2023
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Oaxaca Film Festival
    Oaxaca
    2022
    Diamond Award, Featurette Film
    Meteoric
    Wallachia International Film Festival
    Wallachia
    2022
    Finalist, Nominated Best Drama Film
    Meteoric
    Texas Short Film Festival
    San Antonio, TX
    2022
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Arizona Underground Film Festival
    Tucson, AZ
    2022
    Best Director, Philip C. Sedgwick, Modern Day Short Western; Director's Choice Award, Best Modern Day Western; Best Supporting Actor, Sam Whitten
    Meteoric
    The Wild Bunch Film Festival
    Tucson, AZ
    2022
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Louisville International Film Festival
    Louisville KY
    2022
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Sunscreen West Film Festival
    Hermosa Beach, CA
    2022
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Silicon Valley Film Festival
    San Jose, CA
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Purgatory Film Festival
    South Hampton
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Halloweenapalooza
    Ottumwa IA
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Tucson Terrorfest
    Tucson, AZ
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    San Angelo Revolution Film Festival
    San Angelo TX
    2022
    Official Selection, Nominated Best Horror Comedy
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival
    Portland OR
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Arizona Underground Film Festival
    Tucson, AZ
    2022
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Kansas City Film Fest International
    Kansas City MO
    2022
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Black Hills Film Festival
    Hill City, SD
    2022
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Idyllwild International Festival of Film
    Idyllwild CA
    2022
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Mammoth Film Festival
    Mammoth Lakes, CA
    2022
    Official Selection
    Peculiar Taste
    Southeast Regional Film Festival
    Jacksonville, FL
    2022
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Niagara Canada International Film Festival
    Niagara Falls, ON
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Front Range Film Festival
    Longmont, CO
    2021
    Finalist
    ZAP!
    Galactic Imaginarium Film Festival
    Timir
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Bozeman International Film Festival
    Bozeman, MT
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Columbia Film Festival
    Columbia, MD
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Over Forty Film Festival
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Sioux City Film Festival
    Sioux City IA
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Z-Shorts Film Festival
    Santa Barbara, CA
    2021
    Nominated Best Short; Nominated Best Actor in Short Film
    ZAP!
    San Angelo Revolution Film Festival
    San Angelo TX
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Silver State Film Festival
    Las Vegas, NV
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Alexandria Film Festival
    Alexandria, VA
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    San Pedro International Film Festival
    San Pedro, CA
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Louisville International Film Festival
    Louisville, KY
    2021
    Best Sci-Fi Micro Short Film
    ZAP!
    Oregon Short Film Festival
    Portland, OR
    2021
    Winner: Best Sci-Fi Film; Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Nevada Short Film Festival
    Sparks, NV
    2021
    Jury Award
    ZAP!
    Wallachia Film Festival
    Wallachia
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Marina del Rey Film Festival
    Marina del Rey, CA
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Big Bear Film Summit
    Big Bear, CA
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Silicon Valley International Film Festival
    San Jose, CA
    2021
    Winner: Best-Mini Short Film; Winner: Best Director, Winner: Mini-Short Film (tie); Winner, Best Sci-Fi Film; Festival Director's Choice, Best Actor in Mini-Short Film, Joel Foster; Nominated: Best Actor Mini Short Film (Joel Foster); Nominated: Best Comedy Film, Nominated: Best Originality; Nominated: Best Family Film
    ZAP!
    Sunny Side Up Film Festival
    Miami, OK
    2021
    Rookie Award
    ZAP!
    Circle City Film Festival
    Indianapolis, IN
    2021
    Best Script, Comedy
    ZAP!
    Block Island Film Festival
    Block Island, RI
    2021
    Best Narrative Short
    ZAP!
    Arizona Underground Film Festival
    Tucson, AZ
    2021
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Phoenix Film Festival
    Phoenix, AZ
    2021
    Semi-Finalist
    Cactus Junction
    Cordillera Film Festival
    Reno, NV
    2020
    Official Selection
    Cactus Junction
    SouthEastern Regional Film Festival
    Jacksonville, FL
    2020
    Official Selection (judging pending due to COVID-19)
    Cactus Junction
    Gold Canyon Film Festival
    Gold Canyon, Arizona
    2020
    Finalist (judging pending due to COVID-19)
    Cactus Junction
    Pasadena Film Festival
    Pasadena, CA
    2020
    Finalist
    An Unfinished Agenda
    Phoenix Film Festival
    Phoenix, AZ
    2020
    Semi-Finalist
    Cactus Junction
    Story Pros Screenwriting Competiton
    Los Angeles, CA
    2019
    Official Selection
    Cactus Junction
    Shepparton Screenwriting Festival
    Shepparton UK
    2019
    Best Actress Nomination, Karen Sours Albisua
    Otro Lado
    Sunscreen West Film Festival
    Hermosa Beach
    2018
    Best Sound Track, Composer Alex Holland
    Otro Lado
    Laughlin International Film Festival
    Laughlin, NV
    2018
    Nominated, Best Short Film; Nominated, Best Actor, Sam Whitten
    Elevator Pitch
    Sunscreen West Film Festival
    Manhattan Beach
    2017
    Quarter-Finalist
    Neon Cactus
    Cinequest Screenplay Competition
    San Jose. CA
    2016
    Semi-Finalist
    Peculiar Taste
    Rhode Island International Film Festival
    Providence RI
    2016
    Quarter-Finalist
    Neon Cactus
    Nicholl Fellowship
    Los Angeles
    1990
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Southeast Regional Film Festival
    Jacksonville, FL
    Official Selection
    Meteoric
    Alexandria Film Festival
    Alexandria VA
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Crystalline Film Festival
    Toronto, Ontario
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Cinematic European Film Festival
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    ShockFest Film Festival
    Los Angeles
    Official Selection
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Killer Valley Film Festival
    Ashland OR
    Best Originality, Best Actor, Actress in Mini Short Film
    Jack of All Lanterns
    Sunny Side Up Film Festival
    Miami, OK
    Finalist
    Three Nights Only
    Just4Shorts Screenwritng Competion
    Los Angeles, CA
    Official Nominee
    ZAP!
    Sunscreen West Film Festival
    Hermosa Beach, CA
    Finalist
    ZAP!
    Baliwood Bali - World Independent Short Film Awards (WISFA)
    Bali
    Semi-Finalist
    ZAP!
    San Francisco Indie Film Festival
    San Francisco, CA
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Iconic Images Film Festival
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Berlin Shorts Award
    Berlin
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Dubai Independent Film Festival
    Dubai
    Finalist
    ZAP!
    Luleå International Film Festival
    Lulea
    Best 1st Time Director
    ZAP!
    Prauge Monthly International Film Festival
    Prague
    Best 1st Time Director
    ZAP!
    Milan Gold Awards
    Milan
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Casablanca Film Festival
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Alternating Currents Film Festival
    Davenport, IA
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    South East Regional Film Festival
    Jacksonville, FL
    Finalist
    ZAP!
    Las Vegas International Film & Screenplay Festival
    Las Vegas, NV
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Sydney Science Fiction Film Festival
    Sydney, NSW
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Waterford Film Festival
    Waterford
    Nominee, Best Sci-Fi Short
    ZAP!
    Jersey Shore Film Festival
    Deal, NJ
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Roswell Film Festival
    Roswell, NM
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Brooklyn SciFi Film Festival
    Brooklyn, NY
    Award of Excellence, Best Sci-Fi; Award of Prestige, Best Narrative Short, Best 1st Time Director Short Film
    ZAP!
    Vegas Movie Awards
    Las Vegas, NV
    Bronze Award, Best Sci-Fi Short
    ZAP!
    Hollywood Independent Filmmaker Awards
    Hollywood, CA
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Santa Clarita International Film Festival
    Santa Clarita, CA
    Semi-Finalist
    ZAP!
    Stage32 Short Film Contest
    Los Angeles
    Official Selection
    ZAP!
    Kansas City FilmFest International
    Kansas City
    Official Selection
    Neon Cactus
    Chandler International Film Festival
    Chandler, AZ
    Official Selection
    Neon Cactus
    Amsterdam Film Festival
    Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Top Ten Screenplay 2013
    Peculiar Taste
    Phoenix Film Festival
    Phoenix, AZ
    In 1972 while serving the U.S. Navy, Philip was onboard the USS Ouellet a ship scheduled to be in a Hawaii-50 episode. Due to scheduling changes, Ouellet was not in the show. However, in the opening scene the ship is seen putting to sea at Pearl Harbor.
    Though his profile states his name as Philip Sedgwick, he writes, produces and directs as noted on IMDb: Philip C. Sedgwick
    Company
    Stellium Films. LLC