CHICAGO – “Drinking Buddies” director Joe Swanberg’s latest release of the same star wattage is “Happy Christmas,” an even lower-fi story than the Olivia Wilde beer comedy, steered even more by the casting that it was able to assemble. However, with this movie Swanberg doesn’t so much worry about having a story that could be confused with a more mainstream romantic comedy if it were to have a bigger budget.
The Vanishing Point: Up-and-coming Chicago film series
New short film series produced/cast/shot exclusively in Chicago! Watch here (www.thevanishing-point.com). Fourth film will be released in the next few weeks! 3-10 minute stand-alone tales of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and/or the generally bizarre.