In “AVGN: The Movie,” the title character must overcome his phobia of the worst video game in the world in order to save his fans. Produced, written and directed by UArts grad James Rolfe, this indie scifi comedy has been making the rounds since its digital release last September, touring everywhere with sold out screenings across the country.

You can watch the trailer for the film, here.

James Rolfe (Writer/Director), grew up making home movies. He is the creator of the Angry Video Game Nerd web series and has over 1,800,000 subscribers on YouTube.

Kevin Finn (Writer/Director) is an award winning television producer known for such shows as Duck Dynasty and The Biggest Loser.

Sean Keegan (Producer) is an versatile producer with credits in documentary film and live television.

James, Kevin and Sean were high school friends in the 90’s with a passion for making films, who reunited all these years later, to make their dreams a reality. Based on the hit web series of the same name, “Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie” follows a disgruntled gamer who must overcome his fear of the worst video game of all time in order to save his fans. Hilarity ensues as a simple road trip becomes an extravagant pursuit of the unexpected. The film shows what you can accomplish on a low budget. It is an ambitious indie film that aspires to be a humble summer blockbuster.

Category: 2015 - Feature Length Indie Film of the Year

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