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DIRECTOR, CINEMATOGRAPHER: CRAIG CALAMIS

Film & Video Portfolio of Filmmaker Craig Calamis

NARRATIVE FILMS

CRAFTING TALES

ThE DRIFTER (Movie Trailer) 

Synopsis: A troubled man with nowhere to call home, who finds himself on a downward spiral, blurring the fine line between good and evil.

Roles: Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, Colorist, Sound Mixer

Accolades:

  • WORLDWIDE DISTRIBUTION: Terror Films (2017)
  • WINNER: Audience Award: Queens World Film Festival (2015)
  • WINNER: Gold Award: Spotlight Horror Film Awards (2015)
  • NOMINATED: Best Director: Queens World Film Festival (2015)
  • NOMINATED: Best Narrative Feature: Queens World Film Festival (2015)
  • RECOGNIZED: Top Independent Horror Films of 2015: Atlanta Horror Film Festival
 

IF ONLY

Synopsis: Career-Criminal, Clark Garland, must complete one last job to put everything behind him and live happily with the love of his life.

Roles: Writer, Director, Editor, Colorist, Sound Mixer

Accolades: 

  • WINNER: POGTV Film Festival (2011)
  • OFFICIAL SELECTION: Central Florida Film Festival (2011)
  • OFFICIAL SELECTION: IndieFlix.com World-Wide Marketplace (2012)
 

WHAT COMES AROUND

Synopsis: An abusive alcoholic, finds out the hard way that being guided by stereotypes and hatred is the wrong way to live his life. His actions will spark a chain of events that he never saw coming.

Roles: Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, Sound Mixer

Accolades:

  • WINNER: POGTV FIlm Festival (2012)
  • OFFICIAL SELECTION: YoungCuts Film Festival (2012)
  • OFFICIAL SELECTION: IndieFlix.com World-Wide Marketplace (2012)
 

THE DRIFTER - SHORT FILM CONCEPT

This short film was created as a promotional segment to raise funds on Indiegogo for my feature-length directorial debut. 

Roles: Writer, Director, Cinematographer, Editor, Colorist, Sound Mixer

 

A MORBID PRAYER

Synopsis: Goodfella Vito Cordone is caught in the middle of a crime war and is being hunted by a ruthless assassin when he has no choice but to seek refuge with an old friend.

Roles: Writer, Director, Editor, Sound Mixer 

Accolades:

  • 3RD PLACE: Enzian Film Slam (2008)