Name: Demetria Dixon
Lives in: Houston, Texas
Company: Pickfair Pictures/Funny Like a .45 Films
Occupation: Casting Director, Editor, Screenwriter, Sound Designer and Sound Editor
Unique traits: Stand up comedian, Able to work with many different types of people.
Last Man Club
Film by Bo Brinkman (Drama) Casting department LAST MAN CLUB follows Captain John "Eagle Eye" Pennell, a WW2 veteran who has learned that his family is going to force him into a retirement home. That same day, he receives a letter from a former B-17 crew mate, reminding him of the pact they made to each other in 1944. That letter will send Eagle on a cross country trip to reunite his remaining crew and make good on the promise they made to each other decades before. Along the way, Eagle meets Romy, a sassy young woman on the run from the mob. After a rocky start, she joins forces with the boys, realizing she needs them as much as they need her. On the run from life, our heroes are determined to finish their quest at all costs. Last Man Club is a moving yet often light-hearted and touching story of true friendship. It is their story of honor and ultimately the bond between brothers-in-arms.
Film by Travis Ammons (Comedy) Casting department A mafia princess plans the ultimate frame job on an unsuspecting idiot and his sidekick, but the tables turn when she realizes she has fallen for him.
Film (short) by Wayne Slaten (Sci-Fi) Casting department, Actress A Nigerian girl embarks on an extraordinary life journey to keep her mother's spirit alive.
Leaves of the Tree
Film by Ante Novakovic (Drama, Family, Mystery and Thriller) Casting department Patrick Messina, a once powerful patent lawyer thrown off track by a life threatening disease, is pushed out of his firm. At a meeting with his last client, Patrick encounters a doctor from rural Sicily who has discovered a "cure all" medicine made from the leaves of a centuries old Olive tree. Patrick's journey to identify the source of the tree's power uncovers a profound truth: Is it science or a secret from ancient scripture? Past, present and future intersect through the ongoing struggle of doubt, belief and faith for all that come in contact with what may or may not be a symbol of life. Written by David J. Healey Executive Producer
Film by Chuck Norfolk (Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew
The Pick-Axe Murders Part III: The Final Chapter
Film by Jeremy Sumrall (Horror) Casting department, Miscellaneous Crew In the summer of 1982, a group of campers was horribly slaughtered at Camp Arapaho in the sleepy little town of Woodland Hills... See full synopsis »
Television (Comedy) Casting department, Miscellaneous Crew The team is introduced with Foxie, Widow and Tequila... Oh and of course the tech support of Janet. They start their mission to sabotage ComercialCO and as they do Janet as always brings bad luck. There are casualties as always, but at least the mission is a laugh. Written by JK
Film by Chuck Norfolk (Comedy and Horror) Miscellaneous Crew Two goofy hick brothers (Elvis and Aaron), their crazy redneck Momma and sexy sister (Prissy) must exorcise their mobile home of an ancient demon set free to fulfill the 2012 prophecy, with the help of a low rent TV evangelist named Reverend Wiggems, or the world will end. A Raunchy redneck comedy/horror. Written by Chuck Norfolk
Film (short) by Courtney Sandifer Actress This short film is based on a poem by Andy Smith, who beautifully and descriptively shares his perspective as a man with Asperger's syndrome.
Film by Stephen Wolfe (Comedy and Horror) Art department Mark and Kay are out with friends, looking for thrills on Halloween night when a playful ritual takes a turn for the horrific. After unknowingly awakening dozens of possessed baby dolls, their town seems set for destruction and chaos. But with the help of Kay's brother, Melvin, and angry old man Darius Grumley, the teens must find a way to stop the baby dolls and ward off the evil force of nature that is after their souls. Written by Stephen Wolfe
Film by Amir Valinia (Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Casting department, Miscellaneous Crew John Rotit is a happy, content man with a loving wife. Hours later, he's a rock star shooting up heroin. And after that...he's something far more sinister. John unwillingly flashes between three parallel lives in which he knowingly exists in each. He has no clue how or why this phenomenon is occurring, only that he wants it to stop. John's judgment becomes clouded as he'll do anything he can to end his flashes and remain in the one life where he's truly happy. Written by Andrew M. Henderson
Concrete & Cartwheels
Film (short) by Josie Kline (Drama) Producer
The Preacher's Daughter
TV Movie by Michelle Mower (Drama) Actress The estranged daughter of a small town minister is forced to return to the strict, religious home of her youth where she must confront the troubled relationships that caused her to leave four years before.
Film (short) by James H. Longmore (Horror and Thriller) Composer A nurse starts her new job at a modern psychiatric hospital in which patients are routinely tormented by the night staff. There, she is drawn towards a patient who communicates only by impersonating people that she sees on the TV; a chance encounter or something more sinister? Written by James H Longmore
Film (short) by Courtney Sandifer (Comedy and Horror) Editorial department, Sound department A car full of girls pulls up to a mechanic shop, where a stuttering woman with a veiled agenda greets them. The girls are tied up and tortured, when one engages a special power that catches the villain off guard.
Film by Natasha Fissiak (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew, Actress When Troy (Kevin Dowd) and Marina (Karina Junker) meet again, the resurgence of the strong chemistry between them leads Troy to a dark obsession.
Film (short) by Billy MacTavish (Action, Comedy and Romance) Actress Lavender Man - 'Our kinder, gentler super hero - Leaps tall buildings in a single swoosh!' Lawson LeBlanc, a stylish, hugely successful florist in NYC is presumed gay, but in love with his best friend Stephanie. Law becomes a superhero in purple tights ridding NYC of evildoers in a beautiful way, and along the way finds his true love, and his genuine self. Written by Anonymous
If God Is Willing and da Creek Don't Rise
Television (Documentary) Miscellaneous Crew In 2006, director Spike Lee created an astonishing record of the cataclysmic effects of Hurricane Katrina on the city of New Orleans with his epic award-winning documentary, When the Levees Broke. Five years later, Lee returns to New Orleans, to see how the ambitious plans to reinvent the Crescent City were playing out. He finds a patchwork of hope and heartache just as a new disaster unfolds. The four-hour documentary is a continuation of the heart-rending story of destruction and rebirth of America's most unique city. Written by HBO Publicity
I Pledge Allegiance...
Film (short) by Lionell Hilliard (Drama, Family and Romance) Costume designer A small town soldier leaves his pregnant wife to join the fighting in Iraq. Weeks later, she is informed that he won't be returning home. She has the baby and moves on with her life; returning to school and eventually marrying again. Then, 2everal years later, the soldier thought to have been killed in battle comes home. Written by LAH