July 9, 2010 · Leave a CommentAn improv comedian, writer, former military sergeant and broadcast journalist has turned her eye toward film and is currently on the festival circuit screening and promoting her new film. Hillary J. Walker is the writer, director, co-executive producer and star of ACTION!!!, a new mockumentary film about what really goes on behind the scenes of a Hollywood film. (Visit Her Film for complete Blog)
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Action! by Hillary J. Walker
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2010 NOMINEES Listed BelowFirst Film North America
dir. by Hillary J. Walker
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Quiet on the Jesus Set!One of the funniest on-set mockumentaries remains ...And God Spoke, a 1993 first effort by Arthur Borman that chronicles the disastrous production of a biblical epic. Borman went on to make a number of other features, including the 2001 documentary Karaoke Fever, before segueing to reality TV, most recently as an executive producer on Hell's Kitchen.
Now comes Action!!!, with three exclamation marks, a kindred spiritual spoof by Daytona Beach, Fl based first-timer Hillary J. Walker. Screening this Saturday, June 12th at the 5th Annual Broad Humor Film Festival in Venice, CA, it focuses its lens on the low-budget efforts of Zach Andrews (Scott Toler Collins) and co., a group sprung from a Christian community college.
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