The short film “Airplane Mode” began filming in downtown Brevard, NC on Saturday, October 13.

Writer and Producer Evan Schmidt said, “This is a short film that juxtaposes social media and nature against a theme of human interaction.”

This short film project is written and directed by Evan Schmidt with Next Frame Media and Produced by Tamara Hopkins with FilmBrevardNC and the TC Arts Council.

Locations being used include: downtown Brevard, Times Arcade Alley, downtown streets and neighborhoods, and Terra Nova Retreat Center in Cedar Mtn.

The film stars Graham Beasley as Howard and Morgan Lee Hoxit as the “The Girl”.

Other cast includes: Renee Danger, Bob Wilkerson, Matt Hoxit – HillBilly Tish, Jason Chewning, John Hemmer, Sally Burnett, Aniela Lane, Josie Seymour, Zane Ramey, Chris Dirver, James Duckett, Julia Lusk, Eda Riemann – Royer. 

Crew includes: Dalton Pope, Levi Warren, Tamara Hopkins, Renee Danger, Jaclyn Neumann, Chris Driver, Betty Miller, and Isabelle von Losch.