2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Minor Setback

Thursday, March 17
2:00PM - 3:28PM


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Highschool dropouts and BFF's, Jessie and Angela come up with a brilliant excuse to skip out on work so they can spend a day at the beach. Laying in the sand, smokin' fatties and eating donuts is so close they can almost taste it... until something unexpected goes down.

Section: Texas Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2016
Runtime: 10min

Director: Augustine Frizzell

Executive Producer: Steve Franke, David Lowery, Pat Sackett, Paul Sackett

Producer: Liz Franke, Toby Halbrooks

Screenwriter: Augustine Frizzell

Cinematographer: Shawn Bannon, Hutch

Editor: Augustine Frizzell

Production Designer: Bridgette Mitchell

Sound Designer: Johnny Marshall

Music: F. Stokes, Toby Halbrooks, Andrew Tinker

Additional Credits: Associate Producers: Dawn Richardson, Bill Behr, Co-Producers: Kelly Snowden, Hutch, Costume Design: Annell Brodeur

Principal Cast: Ashley Beckel, Christina Burdette, Raymond Bowie, Lance Williams, Joel Allen, Chris Gardner, Hunter Barnett, Craig Cole


Augustine Frizzell is an actress and filmmaker from Dallas, Texas. Her first short film, I WAS A TEENAGE GIRL, premiered at SXSW in 2014, went on to play Outfest LA and was one of the opening night shorts at the Maryland Film Festival. She was the proud recipient of grants from the Austin Film Society and MPS Camera in 2014, for MINOR SETBACK.

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