Author Archives: Sharon Y. Cobb

Zombie Rock Wins Five Awards!

Our short film, Zombie Rock, garnered five out of seven awards at the LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival presented at the Anheuser-Busch Haunted Brewery, October 19, 2018. Awards included: BEST FILM (Zombie Rock) BEST DIRECTOR (Justen Mann) BEST WRITING (Sharon … Continue reading

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Zombie Rock at LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival

We were shooting zombies on Sunday, September 23, 2018. Well, actually shooting a short film I wrote called Zombie Rock. It is featured in the LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival, Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery’s Haunted Brewery … Continue reading

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Judging The 48

I love writing for the 48 Hour Film Project. But this year, 2018, I had the great pleasure and challenge of judging two 48 Hour Film Project competitions simultaneously. The Jacksonville, Florida and Savannah, Georgia contests occurred on the same … Continue reading

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Trip to France Inspires New Fictional Stories and Characters

It’s impossible for a writer to go to a picturesque country like France without being inspired. A story. A character or two. Scenes. Everything new sparks the imagination. So, when I spent two weeks in France September 2017, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Ortega River Rats Wraps Principal Photography

Another short I wrote, Ortega River Rats, was shot in Jacksonville, Florida, June 22-26, 2017. It’s a Family Time Travel Adventure about four kids who search for the lost treasure of mobster Machine Gun Kelly to save the life of … Continue reading

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Huffington Post Features Article about Dalton Cyr’s Breathe Music Film

On April 16, 2017, Huffington Post featured an article about a music film I co-wrote with Dalton Cyr and Cindy Panetti Cyr. The film called Breathe enjoyed a standing-room-only premiere at the Sun-Ray Cinema in Jacksonville, Florida on April 9. … Continue reading

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Breathe Music Videos Debut on YouTube

After the theatrical premiere of Breathe, the Cyr family debuted the first music video of Breathe called “Fall into Place” on Dalton’s YouTube channel. Within hours the video was attracting thousands of views. The film was directed by Andrew Wilkins … Continue reading

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Dalton Cyr’s Music Film Breathe Premiere Standing Room Only

On Sunday, April 9, 2017, fans, friends and family of 16-year-old musician/actor Dalton Cyr packed the Sun-Ray Cinema in Jacksonville, Florida, for the exclusive premiere of Breathe, Cyr’s moving new music film. The film is made up of original music … Continue reading

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New Dalton Cyr Music Videos

A big thank you to the multi-talented Dalton Cyr and his family for inviting me to write several of his new music videos featuring fresh songs written and performed by Dalton. The Cyr family (Cindy Panetti Cyr, Frank Cyr and … Continue reading

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Our “Finding Claire” wins Silver Award!

Congrats to our Washington, D.C. 48 Hour Film Project team “We Have This!” for winning the 2016 Television, Internet, and Video Association, D.C. Independent Short film SILVER award with our horror film Finding Claire. This is a short I wrote … Continue reading

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