About the Film
Roger, a lonely cab driver, is diagnosed with a terminal disease. He is shaken by the sudden death of his ex-wife, steals a cab from his job, and sets out to find the son he hasn't seen in more than thirty years.
Great Lakes connection:
“The film was shot and made in Lansing, MI.”
Cast & Crew:
Directors: Michael McCallum
Writers: Michael McCallum, William C. McCallum
Producers: Michael McCallum, William C. McCallum, Jonathan Worful
Key Cast: William C. McCallum, Barb Dalman, Erik Keener, Mackenzie Beckmann, Sineh Wurie, Denis Link
Michael McCallum is an award-winning director/writer/actor/editor who was born in Lansing, MI where he currently resides. He started acting in 1997 and started his film company, Rebel Pictures, in 1999. Nine films by Rebel Pictures have won 44 major awards, been nominated for 32 other major awards, and have been accepted to 84 film festivals internationally. He was excited to work, again, with his talented father, William C. McCallum, who plays the lead role in Buffalo. They also wrote the film together. McCallum had two official selections in the 2014 Soo Film Festival.
Screenings and Awards:
2015 DIY Film Festival (Hollywood, California), Winner, Best Dramatic Feature; 2015 The Eclipse Awards (Grand Rapids, Michigan), Winner, Best Narrative Feature; 2013 Garden State Film Festival (Atlantic City, NJ), Best Country Song - "Sugar High" - Jen Sygit.