Craig Railsback’s “Down and Out in Vampire Hills” Will Screen at the Silicon Beach Film Festival on Sunday, September 10 at 12:00 PM at the TLC Chinese 6 Theatres in Block KK in Theatre 4
Craig Railsback’s horror/comedy “Down and Out in Vampire Hills” is an Official Selection of the 2023 Silicon Beach Film Festival, and will be screened on Sunday, September 10 at 12:00 PM PST in Block KK in Theatre 4. The screening will be held at the TLC Chinese 6 Theatre at 6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028. Silicon Beach is home to YouTube, Google, IMAX, Yahoo, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Amazon, Netflix. just to name a few. Thank you to Silicon Beach Film Festival founders Jon Gursha and Peter Green for selecting “Down and Out in Vampire Hills.” Tickets are available on the Silicon Beach Film Festival website at:
“Down and Out in Vampire Hills” is a horror comedy short film, written by Dr. Heather Joseph-Witham (Vampires in the Big Easy), and directed and edited by Craig Railsback (Rush: The Director’s Cut, Dark Classics). The original soundtrack is composed by Dr. Renah Wolzinger (Eye on Entertainment, Vampires in the Big Easy) of Renzone Music Studios and Keith Wolzinger. Renah is a Voting Member of the Grammy Recording Academy and composed and recorded an original theme song for the film called “Dancing in the Moonlight.” The soundtrack for “Down and Out in Vampire Hills” is now being streamed on more than two hundred channels.
The film is produced by Dawna Lee Heising, Heather Joseph-Witham, Renah Wolzinger, Craig Railsback, Sean Glumace, and Joseph Williamson. The cinematographers are Craig Railsback and Vito Trabucco, and the assistant director is Liam Railsback. Keith Wolzinger is the assistant editor for music. Sound is by Jim Dunlap and Liam Railsback. Set photographers are Sean Glumace and Dan Kennedy. Aldrich Chico is the makeup special effects artist. The poster is by Gaz Jackson, and the publicity special advisor is James Neal Broadus.
“Down and Out in Vampire Hills” stars Dawna Lee Heising (Bad President, The Paradise Motel, Garden Party Massacre) as Vampire Queen Penelope; Ken May (The Mercenaries, Arachnado) as Harold the Intellectual; Lejon Stewart (Pirates of the Caribbean, Teacher’s Day), and Bill Houskeeper (A Soldier’s Secret, Sunshine Girl). The film also features Deborah Dutch, Vito Trabucco, Heather Joseph-Witham, Walter Hochbrueckner, Vera R. Taylor, Kelly Bourquin, Scott Bourquin, Joanna Fang, Jim Dunlap, Renah Wolzinger, and Cooper the Puggle.
The production companies include Eye on Excellence Productions, Railsback Productions, and Renzone Music Studios. “Down and Out in Vampire Hills” was shot in various locations in beautiful Huntington Beach, including on Main Street and on the Huntington Beach pier.