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    California Next Gen Film Festival Memorial Auditorium 1515 J Street, Sacramento, CA  

8/28/08 - 8/31/08


A film festival dedicated to HD filmmaking -
Take Out will be shown in HiDef!

    New FilmMakers NY Anthology Film Archives 32 2nd Ave. at 2nd St. New York City  

6/18/08 - 6:00pm

  Take Out screens in NYC as part of NewFilmakers Celebrates Noir      
    West Chester Film Festival   West Chester, PA  

4/24/08 - 4/28/08

  Take Out returns to Pennsylvania, this time in the beautiful town of West Chester.      
    Bare Bones Film Festival The Roxy Theatre downtown Muskogee, OK  

4/17/08 - 4/27/08

  Take Out In the heartland! Muskogee Oklahoma!      
    Digital Video and High Definition Film Festival Fairfax Cinema Theatre 7907 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90048  

3/27/08 - 2:00pm

  Take Out returns to the West Coast and Hollywood, baby!      
    32nd Annual Cleveland International Film Festival Tower City Cinemas 230 W.Huron Rd. Cleveland, OH  

3/7/08 - 4:30pm

  The people from the Cleveland International Film Festival saw Take Out at the Palm Springs festival and asked us to screen at their festival.      
    2008 United States Super 8 Film + Digital Video Festival Scott Hall #203 43 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ  

2/17/08 - 7pm

  Take Out received honorable mention at the US 8mm + Digital Video Festival.
(no relation to Take Out's writer/producer)
Read about the festival  
    Barbados International Film Festival Olympus Expo    

11/29/07 - 8:15pm

  Take Out in Barbados as part of the Around the World in 100 Minutes Short program.      
    Miami Short Film Festival The Bill Cosford Cinema 1111 Memorial Ave. Miami, FL  

11/29/07- 8:15pm

  Take Out in Miami!      
    Big Apple Film Festival Tribecca Cinemas 54 Varick St (at Laight), New York City click on pic

11/14/07 - 8:30pm

  Take Out was part of the Golden Apple Event on opening night of the Big Apple Film Festival!
It screened to a full house before Alan Cumming's new film.
    New York City Horror Film Festival Cantor Film Center 36 e.8th St. New York City  
10/27/07 - 12pm

Take Out played in the beautifully renovated Cantor Film Festival on the NYU Campus.
Writer Bill Hall and actor Alexis Suarez were at the Saturday afternoon screening.

read review check out this piece on the festival including clips from "Take Out" on the Fangoria Magazine site  
    New Jersey Film Festival Scott123 43 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ  
10/26/07 - 7pm
10/27/07 - 7pm
10/28/07 - 7pm


The New Jersey Film Festival runs for the better part of two months featuring movies big and small.
Take Out
played 3 times!

Director Jonathan Budine was at Friday night's screening to answer questions.

more information

    Screamfest Grauman's Chinese Mann 6 Los Angeles, CA click on pic
10/13/07 - 3pm


Take Out played at Mann's Chinese Theatre! Director Jon Budine and production designer Jim Welsh attended the screening.    
    Berks Movie Madness Goggleworks Theatre 201 Washington Street, Reading, PA  


Take Out received Honorable Mention at Berks Movie Madness.      
    Shockerfest Film Festival Galaxy 12 Theatres Riverbank, CA  
10/7/07 - 4pm




    Red Bank International Film Festival Clearview Cinemas 36 White Street, Red Bank, NJ  
10/6/07 - 10pm


Take Out was a finalist at Red Bank for Best Short and it was nominated for the "Jersey Fresh" Best award at the festival. 
Hope you saw director Jonathan Budine at the screening.
read review    
    Evil City Film Fest Millenium Theatre 66 e.4th St. New York City  
10/5/07 - 4pm


A "happy hour" screening. Writer Bill Hall was at the screening.      
    Coney Island Film Festival Sideshows by the Seashore Coney Island, NY  
9/29/07 - 4pm


Director Jon Budine and writer Bill Hall enjoyed famous Nathan's after the screening.      
    Dragon*Con Independant Film Festival Hyatt Regency Hotel Atlanta, GA  
9/29/07 - 4pm


Take Out was screened at the short film festival during the 3 days of insanity that is Dragon*Con. read review    
    Palm Springs International Short Film Festival Camelot Theatres Palm Springs, CA  
8 /27/07 - 2pm


Take Out was screened at the prestigous Palm Springs festival.      
    Jersey Shore Film Festival Baronet Theatre Asbury Park, NJ  
8/19/07 - 5pm


Take Out was runner up in the short shorts catagory. Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ! awards    
    Fantasia Hall Theatre Montreal Canada click on pic
7/5/07 - 9:50pm


Take Out was screened on opening night to an audience of over 400 people as part of this huge film festival dedicated to the best in Horror and Sci-fi. Director Jon Budine attended the screening. read reviews  
    Hoboken International Film Festival DeBaun Auditorium Hoboken, NJ  
6/3/07 - 8pm


    Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors Burbank Marriott Los Angeles, CA  
5/19/07 - 3pm

As usual, the annual Fangoria convention in Burbank packed in people and the short film showcase, of which Take Out was a part, was well attended and raucously applauded. Fangoria press    
    Montclair International Film Festival Montclair Public Library

50 S.Fullerton Ave., Montclaire, NJ

5/18/07 - 8pm


    Philadelphia Film Festival International House

Philadelphia, PA

4/11/07 - 9pm


Take Out's first festival! The screening was attended by most of the cast and crew. In the lobby beforehand, Bill recognized Jim Fitzpatrick and his son Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick who he had interviewed at the Fuse/Fangoria Chainsaw Awards where Seamus had won the "Creepiest Kid" award for his work in the Omen remake. And on the strength of Take Out they agreed to be in Bill and Jon's next production, shot in spring and summer of 2007.    
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    Post Production Creative Group

New York City


final edit
1 /05/07

color correction

audio mix


edit: Jonathan Budine

color correction: Gary Scarpula
assistant: John Serpica

audio mix: David Jaunai

    Parking Garage Community Center

West Orange, NJ

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Arrival: 3pm.
First shot: 7pm.
Final shot: 6am.