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Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22


Friday, March 13
10:45PM - 12:08AM

Alamo Lamar A
1120 S Lamar Blvd

Deep in the Northern California region known to marijuana connoisseurs as the “Emerald Triangle” lies the town of Willits. In the surrounding woods rests a rustic cabin, where a small-time drug dealer waits impatiently for his friend to arrive to complete a meth deal, urging him to get there before dark… for his own safety. As daylight fades, he grows more desperate, fearing a repeat attack from alien abductors. “AFTER SUNDOWN” serves as a proof-of-concept prequel to the Ryan Brothers’ feature screenplay Welcome to Willits.

Section: Midnight Shorts Competition
Country: USA
Year: 2013
Runtime: 14min

Director: Trevor Ryan

Executive Producer: Mark Webber, Tim Ryan

Producer: Teresa Zales,

Screenwriter: Tim Ryan, Trevor Ryan

Cinematographer: Amanda Treyz

Editor: Phillip Blackford

Production Designer: Robert Hummel

Sound Designer: Ugo Derouard

Music: Michael Perfitt

Additional Credits: Special Effects: Mark Villalobos, Ron Karkoska, Set Photographer: Jonah Fuller, First Assistant Director: Darius Siwek, Visual Effects: Adam Lima

Principal Cast: Mark Webber, Eli Presser


Trevor Ryan earned a B.S. in Cinema from Ithaca College. He then worked as an assistant at Warner Bros.’ Di Novi Pictures. After leaving Warner’s, he served a five-year Federal Sentence for piloting a plane-full of pot. He and his brother Tim developed the feature version of this story in the prison visiting room.

Public Film Contact
Trevor Ryan
Real Horror Show Pictures
(818) 419-1508

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