TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL (Telluride, CO, Sept. 4-7, 2009)

SINKHOLE premieres in the FILMMAKERS OF TOMORROW program at the prestigious Telluride Film Festival. It was one of five prints curated by filmmaker Godrey Reggio (QUATSI trilogy). To download program click: 36th_tff_program_final.pdf


COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL (New York, NY, April 27 - May 7, 2009)

SINKHOLE wins BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY BY A FILM STUDENT, STUDENT CHOICE BEST EDITING, and an AUDIENCE AWARD.


FANTASTIC FEST (Austin, TX, Sept. 24 - Oct.1, 2009)

SINKHOLE plays in Fantastic Fest’s Short Fuse Program. Check out reviews of the program on its B-Side page as well as Sinkhole’s reviews.


DARK CARNIVAL FILM FESTIVAL (Bloomington, IN, Sept. 28 - Oct. 4, 2009)

SINKHOLE is nominated for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY and Dan Leventritt receives a nomination for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR.


TERROR FILM FESTIVAL (Philadelphia, PN, Oct. 19 - 24, 2009)

SINKHOLE is nominated for BEST HORROR SHORT, BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY, BEST ACTOR (Jason Harris), and BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (Dan Leventritt)


HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (East Hampton, NY, Oct. 8-12, 2009)

SINKHOLE is one of five films to receive H.I.F.F.’s GOLDEN STARFISH STUDENT AWARD.


EERIE HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Eerie, PN, Oct. 8 - 12, 2009)

SINKHOLE wins Best Short at one of America’s premier horror film festivals!


SCREAMFEST (Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 16 - Oct. 24, 2009)

SINKHOLE screens in L.A.’s premier horror film festival at the world famous Grauman’s Chinese Theater.


KNOXVILLE HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Oct. 23, 2009)

SINKHOLE is one of six short films selected for the very first Knoxville Horror Film Festival.


WE THE PEOPLE 2009: SATURDAY FANTASY FILM FEST (Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 24, 2009)

SINKHOLE is officially selected to participate in Trade & Row’s sci-fi, fantasy, and horror showcase and symposium.


NEW YORK CITY HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (New York, NY, Nov. 12-16, 2009)

SINKHOLE is awarded BEST SHORT FILM at New York’s premier horror film festival!


STARZ DENVER FILM FESTIVAL (Denver, CO, Nov. 12-22, 2009)

SINKHOLE is one of four films nominated for the SPIKE LEE STUDENT FILMMAKER AWARD.


PHOENIX FEAR FILM FESTIVAL (Phoenix, AZ, Jan. 23, 2010)

SINKHOLE is awarded for BEST EDITING at Phoenix’s premier horror film festival.


NEVERMORE FILM FESTIVAL (Durham, NC, Feb. 19-21, 2010)

SINKHOLE is one of fourteen shorts selected for North Carolina’s 11th annual Nevermore Film Festival.


OMAHA FILM FESTIVAL (Omaha, NE, March 8 -14, 2010)

SINKHOLE screens at Nebraska’s premier film festival.


PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL (Phoenix, AZ, April 8-15, 2010)

SINKHOLE returns to Phoenix to screen at Arizona’s largest film festival, listed by MovieMaker Magazine as one of the 25 Coolest Film Festivals!


WISCONSIN FILM FESTIVAL (Madison, WI, April 14-18, 2010)

SINKHOLE returns to the Midwest to screen in Wisconsin’s premier film festival. Click here for the film guide.


TROMADANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Ashbury Park, NJ, April 16-17, 2010)

SINKHOLE screens in the fiercely independent film festival inspired by South Park’s Trey Parker and founded by Troma’s Lloyd Kaufman. To download the program: 2010_program.pdf


INDIE SPIRIT FILM FESTIVAL (Colorado Springs, CO, April 23-25, 2010)

SINKHOLE returns to Colorado to screen at the 2010 Indie Spirit Film Festival. Click here for more info on SINKHOLE’s screening.


SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Seattle, WA, May 20-June 13, 2010)

SINKHOLE screens at the largest and most well-attended film festival in the United States with 150,000 attendees expected in 2010. Click here for more info on SINKHOLE’s screening.


PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORTFEST (Palm Springs, CA, June 22-28, 2010)

SINKHOLE screens at America’s largest showcase for short films as part of ShortFest’s Dayshift Program on Friday, June 25th. SINKHOLE wins BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY BY A STUDENT and one of five films picked to screen at the BEST OF THE FEST 2010: JURY AWARDS!


ROOFTOP FILMS/NORTHSIDE FESTIVAL (Brooklyn, NY, June 24-27, 2010)

SINKHOLE is included in a special screening for the Northside Festival, a three day celebration of musicians, filmmakers and artists in Brooklyn, NY to take place on June 24-27. Rooftop Films partnered with L Magazine and the to put together the special screening. Click here to check out the lineup.


CINEFANTASY FESTIVAL (Sao Paulo, Brazil, Aug. 31-Sept. 12, 2010)

Sinkhole is selected to screen at the 5th annual CineFantasy Festival in  Sao Paulo, an international event dedicated to Sci-Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror films. Click here for the schedule.


OKLAHOMA HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Tulsa, OK, Sep. 3-5, 2010)

SINKHOLE screens at the first annual Oklahoma Horror Film Festival. Check out this interview with SINKHOLE’s director Eric Scherbarth.


ATLANTIC CITY INTERNATIONAL FILM AND MUSIC FESTIVAL. (Atlantic City, NJ, Sept. 8-12, 2010)

Sinkhole is selected to screen at the first annual ACIFMF. Click here for the full lineup and schedule.


TRI-CITY INDEPENDENT/FAN FILM FESTIVAL (Richland, WA, Oct.15-16, 2010)

TCIF3 is a showcase for independent fillms, especially in the Science-Fiction, Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. SInkhole is selected for TCIF3’s Friday Fright program. 15. Click here for the festival’s full lineup.


DEAD BY DAWN INTERNATIONAL HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Edinburgh, Scotland, Oct. 9, 2010)

Scotland’s premiere horror film festival in Edinburgh.


CELLULOID SCREAMS (Sheffield, Scotland, Oct. 22-24, 2010)

SINKHOLE returns to Scotland for Celluloid Screams, a festival which aims to bring the best classic and contemporary horror films to the big screen. Click here for more info on the screening.


BURIED ALIVE FILM FEST (Atlanta, GA, Nov.12-13, 2010).

Buried Alive strives to promote underground filmmaking in the Southest and beyond while providing the Atlanta area with the best independent horror has to offer.


CALIFORNIA INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Moraga, CA, Feb. 10-16, 2011)

SINKHOLE is nominated for BEST STUDENT FILM at CAIFF, a premiere showcase for independent, foreign and mainstream films and one of the fastest growing film festivals in California. Click here for more info on SINKHOLE’s screening at CAIFF.


SCREAMIN’ ATHENS HORROR FESTIVAL (Athen, Greece, March 18-19, 2010)

Click here for the festival’s full lineup.