Our Team Rocks!

The private cast/crew/backer screening at the historic Heights Theater was a huge success and a ton of fun. We were so nervous and hyper all day, but your generous love and support put us at ease and the clapping, cheers, and smiling faces put us on a cloud. We...

Love Is The Law

Today our lovely state of Minnesota will become the 12th state to have marriage...

Color and Sound

The edit is complete. Time to send your film out into the world, right? Hang on there, speedy. You did mix the audio & music and adjust your color, yes? Oh, in the timeline of your editing software? Really? So what is going to set your film apart from the other...

Vehicular Challenges

Many movies feature their characters traveling about in very signature vehicles that help establish their identity. What isn’t always obvious is just how much of a hassle this can turn out to be for the indie filmmaker. In Death To Prom our lead character Rene...

Visits and Tests

Time to catch you up on a few things, it appears. We’ve been busy. In mid-January I, Jeremy, spent a week out at the Sundance film festival. Matt and I attended last year and met a lot of people that we’ve stayed in touch with over 2012 and I was able to...

McKnight Foundation Awards Death To Prom Screenplay

The 2012 McKnight Screenwriting Fellowship award goes to Matt Stenerson for Death To Prom. Since 1981, the McKnight Foundation has presented awards to more than 1,500 artists in various media. These generous prizes go to support the lives and works of artists all year...

The Shooting Stats

The more we do this movie-making thing, the more I’m getting into graphs and statistics. Thankfully filling that desire, our script supervisor, Aleshia, sent over some numbers about the shooting of Death To Prom. I was stunned to realize we spent almost 200...

Christopher Straub adds style to Death To Prom

Christopher Straub, Minnesota-based fashion designer and Project Runway Season 6 contestant, has lent his fabulous stylistic hand to the feature film Death To Prom with three custom dresses. All the characters in Death To Prom get to show off their wardrobe flair, but...

Joher Coleman joins Death To Prom cast

Joher Coleman, known for his teen role on the 1980s sitcom Head of the Class, has joined the cast of Death To Prom as Ishan Jain, father of Frankie. Coleman has also been visible in films, movies and animated shows over the years, from Earth Girls are Easy to Scrubs...

Production Week One!

You may have noticed a few new faces in the production and you would be a sharp observer. We do have several new cast members now that we are in production and we think you’ll love them as much as we do. Things are moving along very rapidly now that we’ve...