August 4, 2015 - Ryan Licwinko reached into a black baseball hat and pulled out a small piece of paper. After months of anticipation, he was about to discover the key to the short film he and his team would create within the next 48 hours. Trish Clark leaned over the edge of the stage to read what he had drawn. “And your genre is… holiday movie!”
Licwinko held the paper briefly, his eyes fixed downward, his mind firing with ideas for the weekend to come.