The Phantoms Among Us
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Director: Eric Stalnaker
Category: Narrative Short
Runtime: 6 minutes
Place of Origin: Minneola, FL
Shooting Locations: Groveland, FL

Synopsis: (Action/Thriller) The Phantoms Among Us, is simply a hypothetical scenario, answering questions and concerns about terrorists in the United States. The short film opens with David Marrone, a known arms dealer who has recently begun smuggling terrorists into the United States. His motivation is simple; he wants to get paid. While on a hunting trip, Marrone receives a call to iron out the details of the latest 'exchange'. And though Marrone doesn't view himself as being high enough up the food chain, someone has noticed his business, and karma has caught up with him.

Cast: David McMahon, Scott Garland, Bill DeMott , Briston George

Crew: Writer: Eric Stalnaker; Producer: Kevin Echemendia, Kevin Small, Eric Stalnaker, Brittany Echemendia;

Production Background & Fun Facts: The Phantoms Among Us is actually an opening scene from a feature script titled, Crossbow. The feature script was originally written prior to 9/11, but has been adapted more then 10 times to match our current world.

Festivals & Accolades: Premiere

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