'Detective Calzone' (2015)
Director, Writer, Producer, Editor | facebook.com/detectivecalzone
Awards: Best Short Film - CineSol Film Festival
Official Selection: SXSW Film Festival, deadCENTER Film Festival, Orlando Film Festival, Chicago Comedy Film Festival, LA Comedy Film Festival 365, HollyShorts Monthly Screening, Rockport Film Festival, Studio City International Film Festival, Hamilton Comedy Film Festival, CineSol Film Festival, AMFM Fest Flagstaff, HellaCon Short Film Festival, Tulsa Overground Film Festival
"When a new piece of evidence arrives for an unsolved case, Detective Lenny Calzone decides to put in a late night at the crime lab."
"Sliver of pure comedy gold." - Vulture
"Austin Tolin's 'Detective Calzone' is as silly as its title would indicate;
think CSI meets Naked Gun." - The Austin Chronicle
'Uncut Pee-wee' (2020)
If the Safdie brothers (Uncut Gems) directed Paul Reubens’s dark Pee-wee Herman script, it *might* look something like this.
"This is both very dumb AND very satisfying." - Birth.Movies.Death
'Jamie's Car?' (2018)
Director, Co-Writer, DP, Editor
"A restaurant employee finds a bizarre stranger in his car."
'Gus Johnson Gives Out Homemade Beer at SXSW' (2019)
Camera Operator // Dir. Mitch Lewis
"Gus Johnson wanted to promote his own homebrewed beer at South by Southwest. It did not go well."
'2019 Toothbrush Fest' (2019)
Director, Writer, Editor
60-second stock photography/animated sketch.
'Lily's Birthday' (2018)
Director, Writer, DP, Editor
"A father takes his daughter to the park for her birthday. Things do not go as expected."
'Fearless Love' (2016)
Co-Creator, Director of Photography, Editor
"Barry has a meeting with his employers. It does not go as expected."
Featured on 366 Weird Movies
'The Intruder' (2016)
Director of Photography, Editor // Dir. Byron Brown
"An obsessed man confronts an old friend about stealing his song."