Non-Stop to Comic-Con
Unable to gain acceptance for their geeky ways back home, three friends embark
on an epic journey to the apex of geekiness: San Diego Comic-Con.
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Check out our Official Trailer!
WINNER: "Best Feature" of the 2015 GeekFest Film Fest
at our world premiere during the Atlantic City Boardwalk Con: May 14-17, 2015!
WINNER: Best Feature at the 2015 CON Film Festival
at Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con: June 19-21, 2015!
WINNER: Best of the Fest at the 2015 Fantasmagorical Film Festival
at Fandom Fest in Louisville, Kentucky: August 7-9, 2015!
WINNER: "Best of Fest"
GeekFest Film Fest at Long Beach Comic Con: September 12-13, 2015
WINNER: "Audience Choice Award for Best Comedy Feature Film"
WINNER: "Best Comedic Actress" for Kate Murdoch
WINNER: "Best Experimental(?) Feature Film"
At The Summer Slam Film Festival 2015: September 26-27, 2015
WINNER: "Judge's Choice Award"
At the Steam House Coffee Co. Independent Film Achievement Awards
in Turlock, CA. October 2-4, 2015
WINNER: "Best Frackin' Feature"
At Frack Fest 2015 in Oklahoma City, October 2-4, 2015
WINNER: "Best Ensemble Cast"
Laughlin International Film Festival, in Laughlin, NV October 15-18, 2015
WINNER: "Best Ensemble Cast"
First Glance Film Festival, in Philadelphia, PA October 23-25, 2015
WINNER: "Best Feature"
Comics in Film Festival at Santa Fe Comic Con. Santa Fe, NM October 23-25, 2015
WINNER: "Best Feature"
WINNER: "Best Actor: Adam Young"
WINNER: "Best Actress: Kate Murdoch"
WINNER: "Best Director: Randy Van Dyke & David Edmundson"
Rhode Island Comic-Con Film Festival. Providence, RI November 7-8, 2015
WINNER: "Best Narrative Feature Film"
The Strange Film Awards, December 1, 2015
WINNER: "Silver Screen Award" for Feature Films
Nevada Film Festival in Las Vegas, NV December 5-6, 2015
WINNER: Gold Award for "Best California Film"
California Film Awards, December 30, 2015
WINNER: "Award of Merit" with Special Mention
IndieFEST Film Awards, January 2016
WINNER: "Best Comedy"
Fantastic Film Awards, February 9, 2016
April 2016: Four Times the Fun!
We're on the road again with 4 new festival screenings on the horizon. The Studio 35 Comedy Film Festival in Columbus, Ohio April 29-May 1. Then we have the Forest City Comic Con Film Festival in Rockford, Illinois: May 14-15. Next is the Phoenix Comicon Film Festival in Phoeniz, Arizona: June 2-5. And finally we get to see just how "strange" Austin, Texas can get when we go out there for the Austin Revolution Film Festival: September 20-24.
February 2016: Two More Bite the Dust!
The good news keeps coming as we add two more awards to the list. Non-Stop to Comic-Con picked up the "Best Comedy" award at the Fantastic Film Awards, and The award of Merit (with Special Mention) at the IndieFest Film Awards! This puts the award count at 29... but who's counting? Wait, I guess we are!!
December 2015: Finishing 2015 Strong.
2015 ended with two more awards. We took home "Best Narrative Feature Film" at the Strange Film Awards, and a Gold Award for "Best California Film" at the California Film Awards! Onward to 2016!
November 2015: We're Gonna Need a Bigger Trophy Case!
We started the month the best way possible: by meeting Stan Lee at Comikaze 2015! Thanks to Bill Ostroff of the GeekFest Film Festival for orchestrating our meet and greet! From there we went on to win 4 awards at the Rhode Island Comic-Con Film Festival! Best Feature, Best Actress in a Feature (Kate Murdoch), Best Actor in a Feature (Adam Young), and Best Director (Randy Van Dyke and David Edmundson). We Also picked up a Silver Screen Award for Best Feature at the upcoming Nevada Film Festival! And finally, we're crazy-happy to announce we are taking the movie off-continent! We are an Official Selection of the Kiwi International Film Festival in Auckland, New Zealand December 27-30!
October 2015: UPDATE #3 Two More Wins, and More to Come!
The Comics in Film Festival at Santa Fe Comic Con was good to us. We won Best Feature! We also learned we won the "Judge's Choice Award" at the Steam House Coffee Co. Independent Film Achievement Awards!
October 2015: UPDATE #2 More success at the FirstGlance Philadelphia Film Festival!
Once again, our cast has won "Best Ensemble Cast"! FirstGlance Film Festivals showed an amazing array of films this year, and we are proud to have our amazing actors stand out among the rest! We also learned we recieved 3 nominations in the Maverick Movie Awards: Best Ensemble Cast, Best Supporting Actor for Chris Teregis, and Best Supporting Actress for Nicole Erb. Congratulations!
October 2015: UPDATE #1 Success at the Laughlin International Film Festival!
The fantastic cast of Non-Stop to Comic-Con was recognized as we were honored with the "Best Ensemble Cast" award at Laughlin International Film Festival! We also just learned we will be screening at the Santa Fe Comic Con with the Comics in Film Festival October 23-25, and again in LA, with the Big House LA Entertainment Festival November 1-15.
October 2015: Best Frackin' Month Yet!!
We started out the month right by winning the coveted "Best Frackin' Feature" award at Frack Fest! From there we went on to be named "Best Comedy" at The Film Awards! We were also named an Official Selection of the Miami Independent Film Festival and LA Comedy Fest 365.
September 2015: UPDATE #5 Three Awards at the Summer Slam Film Festival!
Non-Stop to Comic-Con took home the "Audience Choice Award for Best Comedy Feature Film", "Best Experimental Feature" and Kate Murdoch was honored with the award for "Best Comedic Actress"!
September 2015: UPDATE #4 Paragon and Rhode Island!!
Two more fantastic festivals have included Non-Stop to Comic-Con in their programs! First is the Paragon Film Festival in West Hollywood, California. We are screening Saturday October 24th at noon in the historic Zephyr Theater! Then November 6-8 we'll be in Providence, Rhode Island at the Rhode Island Comic-Con Film Festival.
September 2015: UPDATE #3 Laughlin International Film Festival 2015!
We are over-the-moon to announce that we are an official selection of the Laughlin International Film Festival (LIFF) 2015! The festival runs October 15-18 in fabulous Laughlin, Nevada; and should be Non-Stop to Comic-Con's first theatrical screening! We will be there, will you?
September 2015: UPDATE #2 Serious Cast Recognition With 6 Nominations at Steam House!
The cast of Non-Stop to Comic-Con are being recognized at the Steam House Coffee Co. Independent Film Achievement Awards!Adam Young has been nominated for Best Actor. Nicole Erb for Best Actress. Kate Murdoch for Best Supporting Actress. And Zach Reino for Best Supporting Actor. Randy Van Dyke and David Edmundson are up for Best Director(s) and we're also nominated for Best Picture! Big thanks to Steam House for showing us so much love! Stay tuned for the results after the Awards ceremony on October 4th!
September 2015: UPDATE #1 The Wins Keep Coming!
There was an amazing turnout for our GeekFest Film Fest screening at Long Beach Comic Con. We ended up winning two audience-voted awards: "Best Feature" and "Best of Fest"! (Photos courtesy of First Glance Photography)
September 2015: More Wins(Again), and More Festivals(Again)!
We are pleased to announce that we won two Awards of Merit in the Accolade Global Film Competition in the "Feature Film" and "Humor" categories! And, joining the festival tour is FRACK FEST (Friday, October 2nd at 9:15pm)! It's an amazing underground film festival based out of Olahoma City. OK and should be lots of fun. Non-Stop to Comic-Con is even nominated for "Best Frackin' Feature"! I like the sound of that!
August 2015: More Wins, and More Festivals!
Our screening at the Fantasmagorical Film Festival during Fandom Fest was a success! Thank you to everyone who came to watch our movie! We ended up winning a Best of Fest Award, and an "Honorable Mention" for Best Director! Most impressive, and indeed unexpected. We also learned we are an official selection of The Summer Slam Film Festival in Freeport,TX(September 26-27, 2015)and the First Glance Film Festival in Philadelphia, PA(October 23-25, 2015)!
July 2015: UPDATE #3: Global Independent Film Awards "Bronze Ain't Bad"
Non-Stop to Comic-Con took part in the Global Independent Film Awards for July 2015. We came out with three awards: Best Comedy, Best Visual Effects, and the Diversity and Inclusion Award (for our positive geek message), and a Nomination for Best Feature. Not bad at all!
July 2015: UPDATE #2 : Tickets are on Sale for our New York Comic Con Screening During New York Super Week:
GeekFest Film Fest is participating in New York Super Week in a BIG way! Two jam-packed days of wonderfully geeky films will be playing at the Gotham West Market on October 7th and 8th. This is a separate-ticketed event, outside of New York Comic-Con, so you will need to purchase a ticket for the festival. You better hurry up, because they're expected to sell out very quickly! Click HERE to buy a ticket for the festival screenings!
July 2015: UPDATE #1: We're in the Running for a Steam House Coffee Co. Independent Film and Artistic Achievement Award:
October 4th, 2015, Steam House Coffee Co. will be wrapping up their amazing Steampunk-themed Steam House Con at the Historic State Theater in Modesto California. Non-Stop to Comic-Con will be in the running with the other films that played in the festival all weekend long! Screening time and exact location to be announced, so stay tuned!
July 2015: Two new stops on the "Non-Stop to Comic-Con" world tour: Canada and Louisville, Kentucky!
GeekFest Film Fest is traveling to Toronto Canada for the BIGGEST Geek/Pop Culture event in the north: Fan Expo 2015, September 3-6 2015. We are also an Official Selection of the Fantasmagorical Film Festival at Fandom Fest in Louisville Kentucky August 7-9 2015! Stay tuned for the screening times and more exciting announcements!
June 2015 UPDATE: We won BEST FEATURE at the CON Film Festival: Sacramento!
Writer/Directors Randy Van Dyke and David Edmundson were on hand Sunday, June 21st to receive the award for "Best Feature" at Wizard World's CON Film Festival: Sacramento! Two festivals, and two awards! We're on a streak!
June 2015: "Non-Stop to Comic-Con" has joined the CON Film Festival presented by Wizard World!
We are an Official Selection of Wizard World's CON Film Festival: Sacramento! Non-Stop to Comic-Con will be screening the weekend of June 19-21 at the Wizard World Comic Con: Sacramento. Co Writer/Director Randy Van Dyke and select members of the cast and crew will be participating in a Q&A session after the screening of the movie! Stay tuned for the exact screening time.
April 2015 UPDATE: "Non-Stop to Comic-Con" Wins GeekFest Film Fest's BEST FEATURE at Atlantic City Boardwalk Con!
On Sunday, May 17th at approximately 11am PST, Michael Rooker hosted ACBC's GeekFest Film Fest award ceremony. Although none of the Random Reel crew was there in person to accept it, we did take home the "Best Feature" award for our world premiere showing of "Non-Stop to Comic-Con". Check out the article on Geek Legacy announcing the winners: GeekFest Film Fest Winners Announced at Atlantic City Boarwallk Con
April 2015: "Non-Stop to Comic-Con" is part of GeekFest Film Fest Year 2!!
We're proud to be an Official Selection of the GeekFest Film Fest! That means we're going to have screenings at many of your favorite Comic Cons and other geeky gatherings! Our Wrld Premiere screening is at the Atlantic City Boardwalk Con May 14-17, 2015. You'll also be able to see us at Long Beach Comic Con in September 2015, and New York Comic Con in October 2015!!!