Backfire

After a botched robbery escalates to homicide, a north Philly gun runner has to escape or outsmart the south Philly Italian mob as they close in for vengeance.
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Dave Patten


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Dave Patten

SUBMISSION CONTACT, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER, O.T. (SUPPORTING ACTOR ),PRODUCTION DESIGNER, EDITOR, SOUND EDITOR, LOCATIONS MANAGER, CAMERA OPERATOR, DIGITAL IMAGING TECHNICIAN, POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

Dave’s career started in 2010 in Philadelphia where he began directing and DP’ing music videos for local artists as well as for his own music. Within a few short years his portfolio on youtube went from 0 to over 65MM views, which grabbed the attention of CAA and led to Dave’s transfer out to Los Angeles where he currently resides. He now directs commercials for Under Armour.

Dave grew up in Philadelphia, entrenching himself in the arts scene there. As he made a name for himself, he continually strived to learn and grow as an artist. Dave continuously searches out unique and interesting projects independently that allow him any and all opportunities for creative outlet.


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Black Deniro

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, STORY, JEROME (LEAD ACTOR)

Black Deniro is a Philadelphia native and a successful entrepreneur in the entertainment world. His career as a rap artist gave way to opportunities in filmmaking as a producer and actor, where he has successfully released two dramatic features (“Backfire” being his second), as well as a short film with over 10MM views on youtube alone.

Black is a leading influencer in Philadelphia and a proud role model for black youth in the city. He strives to continue to create great art and films and to empower his fellow artists.