NATURE BOY

Short | Comedy | 2018

Lacking any knowledge of the wilderness, internet celebrity Fox Barbecue attempts to film his own survival series.

7 min 21 sec | Digital | 2018

Fox Barbecue, millennial extraordinaire, discovers that becoming famous isn't as easy as it seems. In an effort to launch his television career, Fox braves the wilderness as he shoots a pilot for his new show. However, he and his low-cost crew from Craigslist soon discover that they are severely ill-prepared for the hijinks that ensue.

Awards & Selections

Starring

Blake Canning

Cameron Stannard

Directed by

Nicholas Koscik

Written by

Nicholas Koscik

James Wakileh

Produced by

Nicholas Koscik

James Wakileh

Sean Young

 

Cinematographer

Nicholas Koscik

Editor

Amelia Fritz

Screenings & Events

CinéRelève Festival du Film

Shediac, Canada

Shorts Program

April 26, 2019 | L'ecole Louis J. Robichaud

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

DUBSMARTFF

Dublin, Ireland

Intl. Shorts

January 26, 2019 | Teelings Whisky Distillery

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

African International Smartphone Film Fest

Lekki, Nigeria

Intl. Shorts

December 21, 2018 | Magnificent Cinemas

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Avant Garde Film Festival

Toronto, Canada

N/A

November 22, 2018 | Fox Theatre

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Cinephone Smartphone Film Fest

Barcelona, Spain

Intl. Shorts

September 29, 2018 | Auditori Barradas

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Toronto Film School Film Festival

Toronto, Canada

Shorts Program

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Kino T.O. Screening Event

Toronto, Canada

N/A

June 26, 2018 | The Rivoli

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Toronto Smartphone Film Festival

Toronto, Canada

48 Hour Kabaret

June 26, 2018 | Hart House Theatre

Toronto, Canada

September 27, 2018 | AGO Jackman Hall

Best Actor  (Blake Canning)

2018 Toronto Smartphone Film Festival 

(48 Hour Film Challenge)

 

Grand Jury Prize

2018 AISFF, Nigeria

Intl. Shorts Program

 

Best Picture

2018 Toronto Smartphone Film Festival (48 Hour Film Challenge)

 

Best Editor  (Amelia Fritz)

2018 Toronto Smartphone Film Festival (48 Hour Film Challenge)

 

Best Sound

2018 Toronto Smartphone Film Festival (48 Hour Film Challenge)

 

Official Selection

2018 Cinephone Film Fest, Spain

Shorts Program

Synopsis

 

Official Selection

2019 DUBSMARTFF, Ireland

Intl. Shorts Program

 

Official Selection

2018 Toronto Film School Film Festival

Shorts Program

© 2019 Nicholas Koscik. All rights reserved.

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