Past Festivals

2020

ENTWINED 

OJAI FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection of the Ojai Film Festival screening virtually from Nov. 6-12, 2020.  Entwined is the recipient of their Bill Paxton Award for 2020.

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET  

WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was  an official selection of the Women's International Film Festival, Orlando, which took place online Nov. 19, 2020.

WOMEN'S FILM FESTIVAL - PHILADELPHIA
SAN FRANCISCO INDEPENDENT SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection of the San Francisco Independent Short Film Festival screening virtually from Oct. 9-18, 2020.  

LONELY SEAL FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection at the Lonely Seal Film Festival which took place virtually from Oct. 7-11, 2020.

BRECKENRIDGE FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection at the Breckenridge Film Festival which took place virtually from September 17 - Oct. 2, 2020.

TOPAZ FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection at the Topaz Film Festival which took place virtually in September 2020.

DANCES WITH FILMS FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection of Dances with Films  Film Festival which took place virtually from August 27 - September 6, 2020. 

SEDONA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection at the Sedona International Film Festival which ran from Feb 22 – Mar 1, 2020

BEAUFORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

ENTWINED was an official selection at the Beaufort International Film Festival which ran from Feb 18 – 23, 2020

ENTWINED received an AWARD OF EXCELLENCE from Best Shorts Competition 2020

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET is  an official selection at the Women's Film Festival 2020, which has been postponed, due to Covid, to 2021. 

BEST SHORT FEST - ONTARIO, CANADA

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was an official selection of the Best Short Fest which took place in Ontario, Canada from Sept. 25-26, 2020.

SAN LUIS OBISPO FILM FESTIVAL

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was an official selection of the San Luis Obispo Film Festival, which took place online from March 17-22, 2020.

DAM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was an official selection of the DAM Short Film Festival, which took place from Feb. 13 - 16, 2020.

THE DINNER GUEST  

LONE STAR FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Lone Star Film Festival, which took place, virtually, from Nov. 4-8, 2020

DUBLIN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM & MUSIC FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Dublin International Short Film & Music Festival when takes place, virtually, from Oct. 9-11, 2020. Nominated for Best International Short, Best Screenplay, and Best Actress (Mollly Leland).

SENE FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST is an official selection at the SENE Film Festival which, due to Covid, will be postponed until 2021.

CAMBRIA FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Cambria  Film Festival which ran from February 6-9, 2020 

MATCHMADE

NEW YORK CITY DOWNTOWN SHORTS

MATCH MADE, an older film Dale wrote in 2014, has been re-submitted to festivals in 2020.  Its first acceptance was into the NYC Downtown Short Film Festival where it has won awards for Best Director and Best Screenwriter.

 

2018 - 2019

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET

NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was an official selection at the Newport Beach Film Festival which ran from April 25 - May 2,  2019

SEDONA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET was an official selection at the Sedona International Film Festival which ran from Feb. 23 - Mar 3, 2019.

DIRTY LITTLE SECRET received an AWARD OF EXCELLENCE from Best Shorts Competition 2019

THE DINNER GUEST, Cont.

CALIFORNIA WOMENS FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the California Women's Film Festival which ran from January 11 - 13, 2019

OJAI FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Ojai Film Festival which ran from November 1 - 11,  2018

NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL 

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Newport Beach Film Festival which ran from April 26 - May 3,  2018

THE DINNER GUEST

RIDGEFIELD FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Ridgefield Film Festival in CT, which ran from October 10-14, 2019

WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the Woods Hole Film Festival which ran from July 27 - August 3, 2019

SAN LUIS OBISPO INTERNATIONAL  FILM FESTIVAL
NYC INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL 

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the New York City Independent Film Festival which ran from May 7-13 2018

IFS LA FILM FESTIVAL

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the IFS LA Film Festival which ran from May 9-17 2018

THE DINNER GUEST received an AWARD OF EXCELLENCE from Best Shorts Competition 2019

THE DINNER GUEST was an official selection at the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival which ran from March 12-17, 2019.  WINNER: BEST SHORT FILM in the Central Coast Filmmakers category. 

2013

2013 -2015

2014-5

MATCH MADE, a short film co-produced by Venice Sky appeared in four film festivals during the first half of 2013, including the prestigious Palm Springs Shortfest.  In two of the festivals, it won Audience Award!

 

LOST MUSIC, directed by Deborah LaVine, written by Dale Griffiths Stamos and co-produced by Venice Sky, screened at four festivals in 2014-2015: Cinema at the Edge  (where it won their Jury Award for short), Newport Beach, Los Angeles Women's International, and Sedona International 

Trailer for Lost Music