Comedy Web Series
Comedy Web Series
April 6, 3:00 PM – April 6, 6:00 PM
Bright Family Screening Room at the Paramount Center
Not everything in life is funny....luckily this program is. From bisexual mothers coming out late in life, to dildos, to Weho sluts, to even a woman marrying herself...this program has it all. Curated by Katie Shannon.
These People is a web series about a terrible family who are pretty terrible at being family. Each season follows a different sibling of the Bennet family, as they try to navigate what it means to be an individual disaster as family crashes in. Winner of Best Writing in a Comedy (for Academy Award Winner Jim Rash and Series Co-Creator Zac Hug) at the 2016 Indie Series Awards, and with 7 Nominations including Best Web Series and Best Ensemble, These People was created by Zac Hug and Jamie Heinrich, and features Carolyn Hennesy (True Blood, General Hospital), Claire Downs (Upright Citizens Brigade, Funny or Die), Keith Powell (30 Rock, Keith Broke His Leg), Jeremy Glazer (Grey’s Anatomy, In the Clouds), Ben Baur (Hunting Season), Cameron Miller-Desart, Amanda Walsh (Lost Girl, Grimm) Jim O’Heir (Parks and Recreation), and Jim Rash (Community).
Episode 11: Monsters of Tennis.
Episode 15: Like Cat
Episode 17: Reasonable People
Directed by Jamie Heinrich 17 m Comedy
Journey of Being Likeable
THE JOURNEY OF BEING LIKEABLE starts with Michael having all three of his friends come out for his birthday for some amazing and life changing news. He then proceeds to tell everyone that he is changing his life, quitting his job and becoming a stereotypical West Hollywood slut.
Episodes 2, 3, and 4.
Directed by Paul McGovern JR 13 m Comedy
The Gay and Wonderous Life of Caleb Gallo
A wonderous story of the complexities of relationships, friendly and romantic. Blurring the lines of expected troupes through random comedy and a realistic, interconnected interaction. Episode 4.
Directed by Jason Looney 16 m Comedy
The Leslie is a queer, LGBT web series about life, love, sex, Los Angeles, and what it means to be a woman who loves women. Season 2 Episode 6
Directed by Kate Johnson 9 m Comedy
Danny the Manny
A gay babysitter discovers the little boy he's watching likes to crossdress.
Episode 2: DANNY THE MANNY in CAHOOTS and Episode 3: DANNY THE MANNY in Drag
Directed by Mike Roma 12 m Comedy
The web series gives a glimpse into the everyday lives of women and non-binary people navigating relationships in Brooklyn. Episode 3 and 4
Directed by Shaina Feinberg. 18 m Comedy
Just when Harper is ready to live the best phase of her lesbian life, the tables turn when her mother unexpectedly comes out as queer. Episode 1: Val and Episode 2: Marijuana.
Directed by Leticia De Bortoli 14 m Comedy