HAMMERHEAD Selected! SXSW Film Festival

HAMMERHEAD has been selected for the world renowned SXSW Film Festival in the Independent Episodic Category — in competition.

Screening times at SXSW in downtown Austin TX.

Alamo Lamar E on Sunday, March 10 at 2:00 PM
Rollins Theatre at The Long Center on Wednesday, March 13 at 11:30 AM

“Hammerhead,” the story of a cunning young man trying to make his way in New York City, took top awards at the New York Television Festival.

The festival, which concludes today, features a competition for independently produced pilots, a script contest and a competition to land development deals with major cable networks and production banners. “Hammerhead,” created by New York-based filmmaker Dean Imperial, won the best of the fest award as well as the critics kudo. This year’s gathering featured screenings of 59 pilots […] Read More



The 14th New York Television Festival wrapped its first summer edition today by awarding the off-kilter independent pilot Hammerhead its two top prizes.
The story of an up-and-comer in New York determined not to let his deformed head derail his ambitions captured the Overall Best of Fest Award and NYTVF Critics Award. […] Read More



The 2018 edition of the New York Television Festival (NYTVF) was held this past week after previously taking place in October, but despite its new dates, the festival continued to support the work of independent creators. Hammerhead, a project from creator Dean Imperial about a man who a deformed forehead who hopes to “climb the ladder of success,” won several of the event’s top award, including the coveted “Best of the Fest” title. […] Read More



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