This one’s called The Yank, The Hooligan, & The Loser (2021).

These are the people responsible for this particular short film.


David Autovino
Mara Rowan
Paul Spitale
Jason Yates
Elena Rocco
Julia Autovino
Pam Gerace
Michaela Quinn

Written & Directed by

Bill Paterson
Kathy Kastan
Jason Yates

Director of Photography

John Myers


Mike Barra


Bruce Begy
Daniel Finkelstein

Original Music by

David Cloyd

Edited by

Jason Yates


The Old Toad, Rochester, NY

Special Thanks

Myers Creative Imaging
Mike Drago, Gearhead Rentals

We made this short film for the 2021 Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project.


Best Poster
Best Trailer
Queen of the 48 (Elena Rocco)


Audience Favorite
Best Graphics
Best Poster
Best Costumes
Best Trailer

Required Elements

Genre: Western / Mystery
Prop: Ball
Line of Dialogue: “Honesty is the best policy.”
Character: Justin or Justine Fitch, a plumber

This is the Trailer.

This is the Poster.

The Yank The Hooligan and The Loser - Poster - Pizzadog Studios