Satan Claus

A group of protesters picket Santa Claus for a surprising reason.

  • Savannah Rodgers
    Director
  • Savannah Rodgers
    Writer
  • Eric Havens
    Writer
    Call Girl, The Stylist
  • Savannah Rodgers
    Producer
  • Gregory Leigh Nielsen
    Key Cast
  • Matt Briden
    Key Cast
  • Kristin Rea
    Key Cast
  • Ashley Kennedy
    Key Cast
  • Ben Schatzel
    Key Cast
  • Rob Fiz
    Key Cast
  • Jennifer Mayeaux
    Key Cast
  • Miguel Marin
    Key Cast
  • Eric Havens
    Key Cast
  • Izzy Havens
    Key Cast
  • Austin Snell
    Director of Photography
  • Bailie Richards
    1st Assistant Camera
  • Bailie Richards
    Still Photographer
  • Matt Mendoza
    Boom Operator
  • Austin Snell
    Editor
  • Rob Fiz
    Production Assistant
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Completion Date:
    November 25, 2015
  • 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:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Miniature Film Festival
    Vancouver
    Canada
    March 26, 2016
    World Premiere
  • Doc Sunback Film Festival
    Mulvane, KS
    United States
    United States Premiere
Director Biography - Savannah Rodgers

Savannah Rodgers is a director, writer, and producer current based out of Lawrence, KS. She creates short films, web series, and is developing her first feature film. In 2014, she founded Professional Amateur Productions, a company aiming to create quality, intersectional feminist content.

Savannah received the Visionary Award from the Outlaw Film Festival and the Fred G. Andrews Emerging Filmmaker Award from Kansas City FilmFest in 2016. Her short film Sketches (2016) premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival; it has received multiple honors on the independent film festival circuit. Her directorial debut Politically Correct (2015) was named Cinema Constant's 2016 Best Comedy Short Film, and has garnered awards from Kansas City FilmFest, Kansas City LGBT Film Festival, and other festivals worldwide. Both Sketches and Politically Correct have received distribution at REVRY, the world's first LGBTQ+ streaming platform.

She was a semi-finalist for the Sundance Institute's Episodic Storytelling and YouTube New Voices labs in 2016. Her proposed web series, Poly, was an IndieWire Project of the Day. Her documentary work has been featured on Films for Action. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Kansas City Women in Film & TV.

Savannah will also graduate from the University of Kansas in 2017. While attending KU, she has received multiple honors for her dedication to the film community, including the 2016 Bill Gilbert Award and the 2015 Loren Dolezal Community Service Award. She has also been nominated for 9 Tensie Awards through the University, winning two for Best Director (2016) and Best Screenplay (2015).

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