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Awarded IndieFEST Film Award
Los Angeles, CA, 05/11/2018 – Co-Directors Keven Porter Jr & Andrew ‘Sashi’ Peterson, of Porter Productions Entertainment, has won a prestigious Award from the IndieFEST Film Awards. The award was given for Keven & Sashi’s dramatic paranormal short film, Bye Bye Bastard, which is currently continuing on the film festival circuit. Bye Bye Bastard features exceptional acting from Keven & Temple Poteat, and a storyline that tugs at the heart.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to have our film receive the Award of Recognition from IndieFest. It is an honor to be recognized by the same festival that has also awarded Jeff Bridges this year, and Liam Neeson, George Clooney, Susan Sarandon previously. As we continue to lay tracks toward a feature, we are committed to promoting our project at festivals while bringing light to such issues as domestic violence and the paranormal.”
-Keven Porter Jr
Executive Producer/ Writer/ Co-Director/ Co-Star
The IndieFEST Film Awards recognizes film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change. Entries are judged by highly qualified professionals in the film and television industry. Information about the IndieFEST and a list of recent winners can be found at www.theindiefest.com.
In winning an IndieFEST Film Award, Porter Productions Entertainment joins the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including Liam Neeson as the narrator of Love Thy Nature, A Path Appears Documentary featuring George Clooney and Blake Lively, Radical Grace executive produced by Susan Sarandon, a searing expose Davids and Goliath by Leon Lee, and Touched With Fire starring Katie Holmes. Rick Prickett, who chairs The IndieFEST Film Awards, had this to say about the latest winners, “The IndieFEST is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The IndieFEST helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of The IndieFEST Film Awards is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”