Born to Surf

Directed by Jack Hackett Starring Chris Tennant Awards: Finalist in the Jack Oakie Student Film Festival
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Impressionable Reporter

Impressionable Reporter

This fresh-faced reporter doesn't realize how hard journalism truly is.Directed by Chaitanya KarveFeaturing: Jack Hackett, Ben Turner Dixon, and Hannah CeselskiCinematographer: Dakota DielSound, I guess: Quinton Buxton

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, April 28, 2017
This reporter just graduated from journalism school and believes what everyone tells him. What’s right? What’s wrong? He’ll attempt to figure that out. This was made for The Breakdown. CAST: Sean Winton: Jack Hackett Barry Jacobson: Ben Turner Dixon Dr. Zoey Livingston: Hannah Ceselski CREW:...
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Area Man Swears He Left Glasses Right There

Man Swears He Left Glasses Right There

Our Field Conspiracy Theorist uncovers why a local man's tchotchkes keep disappearing. Leila Hoffpauir, Christopher Tennant, Jack Hackett, Chaitanya Karve, Christine Politte, Quinton Buxton.

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, February 17, 2017
This area man remembers he put his glasses right on the night stand, so where did they go? Our investigative journalist will find out. This is a news piece created for The Breakdown. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Jack Hackett and Chai Karve Produced by Chai Karve Starring Leila Hoffpauir and Chris Tennant
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Tom McGinty Presents Super Bowl LI

McGinty Presents the Super Bowl

The last installment of the Tom McGinty trilogy. The man from the City of Champs. Go Pats. Dan Toomey, Jack Hackett, Chaitanya Karve, Sydney Sanchez, Leila Hoffpauir, Quinton Buxton, Ben Gail, Christine Politte, Joey Rayburn, Cameron Wen, Kyra Brown, Nolan Jones, Sam Kushell, Kim Rogers, Rob Smat.

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, February 10, 2017
It’s the Super Bowl: Falcon’s v. Patriots. We follow Tom McGinty as he tries to get his vapid LA friends to root for the right team. This was created for The Breakdown. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Jack Hackett and Chai Karve Produced by Chai Karve Starring Dan Toomey as Tom McGinty
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You Think You’re Better Than Me?

S5E10 -- Tom McGinty -- You Think You're Better Than Me?

No one is better than Tom McGinty. No one.

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, December 2, 2016
The second installment to Tom McGinty’s character piece for The Breakdown. The Boston boy wants to disprove that people in LA are better than him. They may think they’re better than him, but they’re not. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Dan Toomey Produced by Chai Karve
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Single Guy with Dog

Single Guy with Dog

Marvel's new superhero is Single Guy with Dog!Starring: Devon Werkheiser, Cameron Gavinski, Haley Spence Brown, Samantha Dammeyer, and Chasen Washington as Nick Fury!

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, November 4, 2016
Single Guy with Dog is Marvel’s new superhero. He’s here to show society that millennials are able to take care of someone other than themselves. Made for The Breakdown. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Chai Karve, Jack Hackett & Quinton Buxton Single Guy: Devon Werkheiser Dog: Roxy Hipster...
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Wicked Art

S5E5 -- Wicked Art

Bostonian Tom McGinty reviews some art. Dan Toomey, Jack Hackett, Sara Linden Swearingen, Kyra Brown, Chaitanya Karve.

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, October 21, 2016
Tom McGinty’s first field piece for The Breakdown. He has to go to this dumb museum to review some dumb art. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Dan Toomey Produced by Chai Karve
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Haley Spence Brown: Summer Warrior

Haley Spence Brown - Summer Warrior

What did Haley Spence Brown do this summer? Find out in this action-packed short.Cast: Haley, Samantha Dammeyer, Tyler Miclean, Riley Smith, Travis ReindersCrew: Jack Hackett, Chaitanya Karve, Ben Gail, Thomas Marshall

Posted by The Breakdown on Friday, September 30, 2016
Haley gets kidnapped by her understudy Becky, or Betty, who can remember? Haley is given an ultimatum: quit The Breakdown or die. She doesn’t like those options. This was the opener for The Breakdown season 5. Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Jack Hackett and Chai Karve Produced by Chai Karve Starring:...
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The Sack of Troy Recruitment Video

This was a sorority recruitment video parody for USC’s satirical publication, The Sack of Troy. Written and Directed by Jack Hackett
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The Danish Guy

A man just wants to sell Danish, but no one understands him. This was created for USC Comedy Live on Trojan Vision. Starring: Noah Collins Grace Korkunis Dom Bournes Directed by Jack Hackett Written by Raphie Cantor Produced by Kyle Hrabe Sound by Quinton Buxton
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