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Spotlight Premieres

A Bag of Hammers

Director: Brian Crano

World Premiere |  Narrative Feature |  USA |  2011 |  HDCAM |  87 MIN


An offbeat comedy about two misfit best friends incapable of growing up, whose direction is tested by an abandoned child, worn beyond his years; together they invent the family they've always needed.


Director: Brian Crano

Producer: Peter Friedlander, Lucy Barzun Donnelly, Jennifer Barrons

Cast: Jason Ritter, Jake Sandvig, Chandler Canterbury, Rebecca Hall, Carrie Preston, Todd Louiso, Gabriel Macht, Johnny Simmons

Screenwriter: Brian Crano, Jake Sandvig

Cinematographer: Byron Shah, Quyen Tran

Editor: Brian A. Kates, Travis Sittard

Sound: Matthew Vowels

Music: Johnny Flynn

Director Bio


Brian's short films Rubberheart and Official Selection both premiered at Palm Springs International Short Film Festival. Education : UCLA, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.


Sales Agent: Josh Braun / Submarine

Print Source

Name: Josh Braun

Company: Submarine Entertainment

Email: Josh Braun

Phone: 2126251410

Address: 525 Broadway, Suite 601

City: New York

State: NY

Zip: 10012


Screening Time

Friday March 18



Alamo Lamar C

1120 South Lamar Blvd


Additional Screenings

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