Forest Falls

Horror | October 2011

Forest Falls

October 2011

Directed by: Ryan McDuffie
Running Time: 26 minutes
Description: Four college-grads rent out a cabin in Forest Falls for a final week of fun, unaware that someone else has slightly different plans for them.
Cast: Olivia Schlueter-Corey, Deborah Jensen, Zach Kanner, Max Kleinman, Brian Monahan



  • Two characters with opposing ideals must come to an unlikely alliance.
  • Someone has just fallen asleep at an inopportune time.
  • A scene must take place in which real horror is mistaken for play/false horror.
  • One character’s job isn’t what it seems.
  • One character is trying to quit smoking — a fact that the plot must hinge on.
  • A location from a famous horror movie must be used.
  • The director must appear in the film.

Behind the Scenes

The Team

Director: Ryan McDuffie
Writer: Alex Calleros, Ryan McDuffie
Producers: Alex Calleros, Ryan McDuffie, Michael Tucker
Director of Photography: Terrance Stewart
Music by: Aaron Gentry
Edited by: Alex Calleros, Ryan McDuffie, Michael Tucker
Sound Design and Mix: Alex Calleros, Daniel J. Clark, Ryan McDuffie, Michael Tucker
Production Sound: Alex Calleros, Garrett Liggett, Kailey Offerman, Michael Tucker
Colorist: David Sims
Make-up: Alyssa Rosenthal
Concept Artist: Gabriel Yeganyan
Production Assistants: Sophie Green, Garrett Liggett, Adele Watkin