Dave Makes Films

Produced by Dave Holton


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Wrestling Isn’t Wrestling / A Satirical Documentary written and directed by Max Landis

My Role: Producer, 1st Assistant Director

Synopsis: The sequel to the viral hit “Death and Return of Superman,” Max Landis’s Wrestling Isn’t Wrestling is a drunken history style mockumentary about Professional Wrestling that examines the 20-year career arc of WWE superstar Triple H and explains why pro wrestling can be great storytelling.

Warning: Adult Language


VAIN: This Party Sucks / A 360-Video Short Film directed by Maggie Levin

My Role: Producer, Line Producer

Synopsis: An innovative 360 video short – Immerse yourself in the middle of warehouse rave as your fellow parties become a colorful snack for a coven of hungry vampires.

For more info, see the Vain website at Vain360.com


The Friendless Five / A Mystery-Adventure Series directed by Maggie Levin

My Role: Producer, 1st Assistant Director, Line Producer during Production of Season 1 (all 8 episodes)

Synopsis: When an excitable history teacher and her skeptical, younger sister stumble upon a series of ciphers left by their grandmother, they must put their differences aside to hunt down a lost treasure before it falls into the wrong hands.

How to watch: Go to http://full.sc/thefriendlessfive and, if you aren’t already on Fullscreen Network, sign up for their free 1-month trial!

Check out the trailer below:

THE FRIENDLESS FIVE from Maggie Levin on Vimeo.


Broken Wings / A Short Film written and directed by Andy Holton

My Role: Producer

Synopsis: In this beautifully shot, artistic short film, a retired loner on the verge of a breakdown must put his troubles aside when his estranged daughter drops in for an unexpected visit.

Click here to go to Broken Wings on Amazon Video!

How to watch: Go to Amazon Video! You don’t need to have a prime account – you can watch for free! (Though having a prime account allows you to skip those pesky ads…)


Exit Survey / A Short Comedy written and directed by Thom Harp

My Role: Producer, 1st Assistant Director, Line Producer

Synopsis: A woman asks her ex to answer a few questions to help her move on. But is she ready for his answers? A short comedy about finding out what REALLY went wrong in a relationship. starring Kim Shaw (She’s Out of Your League, “Saving Hope”) and Blake Cooper Griffin (Love is All You Need?, Standing Up).

Warning: Adult Language


Exit Survey / A Short Comedy written and directed by Thom Harp

My Role: Producer, Line Producer

Synopsis: Sometimes you need help asking for what you really, really want. You’ll never look at Muppets the same way again. A short raunch-com starring Erica Rhodes (@midnight) and Elisha Yaffe (BETTER CALL SAUL).

Warning: Adult Language, Minor Nudity


Supers & Associates / A Comedic Web-series Pilot starring Anna Akana

My Role: Producer, 1st Assistant Director

Synopsis: When Supers & Associates hires a new team member, the male members of the team lose their focus.


How to Interrogate Your Boyfriend / A Digital Comedy Sketch starring Anna Akana

My Role: Producer

Synopsis: Modern technology and mistrust can wreak havoc on relationships.


Women Can Be Dicks Too / A Digital Comedy Sketch starring Anna Akana

My Role: Producer

Synopsis: A satirical take on sexism in the workplace, with a little role reversal.

Warning: Adult Language


The Line Up / A Digital Comedy Sketch starring Anna Akana

My Role: Producer

Synopsis: A man picks a perpetrator out of a lineup. The crime? The theft of his heart.

Warning: Adult Language