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An unknown rock band struggles with a radioactive energy in their music that blows up amps, liquefies tape decks, and starts electrical fires. On the eve of their first (and possibly last) show, they must decide whether to risk life, limb, and legacy for a 1AM slot on a Tuesday. It could change everything...or nothing at all.


Vimeo Staff pick premiere
Short of the week - Best of The Month
Hammer to Nail Short Film Contest WINNER: Spring ’17
Film shortage - featured short
IndieWire Project of the Day


2017 Sun Valley Film Festival (World Premiere)
2017 IFFBoston (East Coast Premiere)
Uncharted (a film series) by Voyager - XIV: Amalgamated
2017 Brooklyn Film Festival (NY Premiere)
2017 Palm Springs International ShortFest + Film Market (Official Selection)
NewFilmmakers NY (Official Selection)
2017 Sidewalk Film Festival (Official Selection)
The Bureau of Creative Works (Official Selection)
2017 Milwaukee Film Festival (Official Selection)


Writer / Director: Dylan Allen
Producer: Eddy Vallante
Starring: Lilli Stein, Rachel Trachtenburg, Alex Herrald, Omar Maskati
Director of Photography: Evan Jake Cohen
Music: The Privates
Original Score: Dave Paulson
Editor: Robert Grigsby Wilson

Producer: Javier Gonzalez
Executive Producer: Matthew Perkins
Associate Producer: Mari Shiel
Production Design: Pinky Guest
Casting: Rebecca Dealy
Casting Assistants: Christy Escobar, Kristie Walsh
Costume Design: Megan Stark Evans
Hair/Makeup/SFX Makeup: Lexan Rosser
Visual Effects: Perry Kroll
1st Assistant Director: Eric “Frenchy” LaFranchi
Unit Production Manager: Maddi Clarke
2nd Assistant Director: Tas Mahr
Property Master: Nicolas Luna
Set Dresser: Alan Jensen
Miniatures: Peter Feigenbaum
Production Sound Mix: Adrian Martinez
Audio Post Producer: Kira MacKnight / One Thousand Birds
Sound Design/Mix: Calvin Pia / One Thousand Birds
Music Director: Maxwell McDonald
ADR Engineer: John Parthum / Mixtape Club
Gaffer: Chad Dougherty
Key Grip: Glenn Porter
Best Boy Electric: Justin Newhouse
Best Boy Grip: Jacob Beil
Grip: Camilla Foschi
1st Assistant Camera: Matt Garland
2nd Assistant Camera: Brandon Regina
Set Photographer: James Chororos
Script Supervisor: Rachel Cole
Production Coordinator: Quinn Dooley
Locations: Jordan Thomas Alexander, Alex Richard
Production Assistants: Kuper Bank, Eli Kleinsmith, Sean Woodruff, Mikaela Barish
Poster Design: Sam’s Myth
Digital Colorist: Andrew Francis
Color Assist: Charles Leighton
Digital Intermediate Services: Sixteen19

“We Are Really Rocking Now, Haven’t We?”: written & performed by The Privates
“You Never Take Me Dancing”: written & performed by The Privates

Amalgamated Picture Company, 2017. All rights reserved.