Vanilla Palm Films and

Banana Tree Productions


Consider us pirates who tell stories!

 

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The Pirate Story Chest ...

 

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My Conversation With God Didn't Go So Well

   August is having a bad day when he decides to give a complete stranger a piece of his mind.

Suddenly, GOD intercepts the conversation but August thinks it's all a joke and he isn't laughing.

The two hash it out until the conversation ends abruptly and with lasting consequences.

 

A film by Jimmy Andrews.

Staring Candyce Weir and Ryan Sloan.

Based on the website: www.myconversationwithgod.com

Premieres June 1, 2021, HERE: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/myconversationwithgod

 

Send us your questions YOU would ask God if you got the chance... We might just use them in the sequel!


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How To Tell Anything

   Sometimes it's hard to tell people what you really think or feel.
It could be a secret you've been wanting to share or maybe something a little embarrassing.

This film gives voice to people around the world who've been holding back.

With this one simple sentence (and fill-in-the-blanks) we now hear them loud and clear!

"I would like to tell my ______ that I ______ because______."

 

A film by Jimmy Andrews & Candyce Weir coming soon.

 

VISIT THE "HOW TO TELL ANYTHING" WEBSITE BY CLICKING HERE

 

AUDITION FOR THIS ROLE BY CLICKING "SUBMIT AUDITION" MENU BUTTON

 

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Chickenshit

 

A mysterious disappearance of eggs from the hen house leads to a shocking revelation.

 

This short film by Candyce Weir is currently on the festival circuit.

 

World Monologue Film Festival

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Behind That Door No One Seems To Notice


   Candy was a teenager whose best friend lived on the top floor of a funeral home. She loved to visit and venture downstairs. Always curious as to what was behind the door that no one wanted to talk about, her curiosity finally got the best of her.

 

A film by Candyce Weir coming soon!

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Mississippi Sunflowers


   Journey to the only place in Mississippi where rare sunflowers grow.

Why they are so unique? The secret is about to be revealed! 

 

A short film by Jimmy Andrews coming soon!

 

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Save Rosemary ~ The Trinity

 

   While asleep in a COVID coma, Rosemary is forced to reexamine her life. Subconsciously, she must now resolve the choices ahead of her once she wakes up - choosing to remain on a road filled with chaos or turn down a new path to clear her conscience. The third film in the trilogy series "Save Rosemary" will leave you re-evaluating your own life and all the choices you made while living it.

 

This is the third film in the Save Rosemary series.

Click HERE to Rent or Download "Save Rosemary ~ The Trinity"

 

Director: Jimmy Andrews

Screenwriter: Sophie Max

 

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Save Rosemary Too


   Only one of seven women in the entire world has the right antibodies to produce a vaccine for COVID-19.

Now, the world has voted on which one has been chosen to save us from the virus.

 

   Since the winner was announced, 3 of those women have gone missing... 2 are pissed off... 1 is plotting revenge... and 1 has slipped into total madness.

This is the sequel film to "Save Rosemary"... and all hell has broken loose.

 

Click to Stream or Download "Save Rosemary Too"

 

Director: Jimmy Andrews

Screenwriter: Sophie Max.

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Save Rosemary

   A woman named Rosemary finds out she is one of only seven other women who have the right antibodies to create a vaccine for COVID19. There isn't enough serum to inject all seven. A worldwide bidding war is being held in secret to determine which one of the seven will be chosen to receive the serum.

   A research doctor uncovers the covert operation and steals the serum. Her plan is to hand the power back over to the people and allow the world's population to "vote" on which woman is injected and rids us of COVID19.

   The irony? All seven women are named Rosemary!

 

This is the first in a series of three films...

Click HERE to Stream or Download "Save Rosemary"

 

Written & Directed by Jimmy Andrews

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I Don't Wanna Close My Eyes

 

   Isabelle promised to marry Robert if she ever gained her eyesight.

After a donor gifts her the chance to finally "see" she changes her mind once she looks at her lover for the first time.

But why?

 

Watch "I Don't Wanna Close My Eyes"

 

Written and Directed by Jimmy Andrews

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Cake & Fireflies


This is the true story of Johannes and Luise Honnens of Bremerhaven, Germany. They were a young couple separated by the war.

 

Their only daughter, Anke, grew up in America without ever knowing her real father. It wasn't until his letters resurfaced some 75 years later did her family learn the truth about Johannes.

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4 Phone Calls From Amelia

In a world of seven billion people, the chances of finding your "soul mate" are slim to none. But what if?

 

Amelia (29) meets Finnegan (60) through an unexpected phone call. The two fall in love before ever meeting in person. When their first face-to-face encounter doesn't go as planned, the two must face the consequences of not being totally honest with each other. This is a story about one man's last shot at true love and one younger woman's dream of finding her soul mate.

 

Click HERE to Stream or Download "4 Phone Calls From Amelia"

 

Written and Directed by Jimmy Andrews

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Mr. Pike


The man who made the Pike Ibiza Hotel famous as a party paradise tells his story in his own words. It's the place where George Michael, Wham, Julio Iglesias, Boy George, and Freddie Mercury of Queen used to hang out. Learn what really happened when the rich and famous stayed at the legendary hotel in Spain.

 

AUDIOBOOK: https://www.amazon.com/Mr-Pikes-Story-Behind-Legend/dp/0992939771


The original book was written by Tony Pike with Matt Trollope.

Audiobook narrated by Howard J Davey.

Trailer narrated by Jade Asha.

Produced by Vanilla Palm Films

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A Mule + A Cow + 5 Jugs of Shine


Based on her true-life story, a young Appalachian woman is sold by her own father in exchange for one mule, one cow, and five jugs of moonshine.

 

Listen or Download the audiobook "A Mule... A Cow... and 5 Jugs of Shine"

 

Written by Karen Wimberley

Narrated by Melissa Lucas-Harlow

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A Journey Through Pines

A daughter finds a journal her dad left behind, only to discover there was another woman in his life she knew nothing about. She sets out to find this woman and the reason her father never ended up with the woman he must have loved.

 

Click to Stream or Download "A Journey Through Pines"

 

Written by Laura De Los Santos

Directed by Jimmy Andrews

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Live

Zadie has breast cancer. She can't keep a job or pay her bills. She makes a decision to make money by using the very body part that is killing her. Her webcam clients have to make a choice, too!

 

Is she... LIVE... or learning to "live."

 

Watch or Download "Live"

 

Written by Nora Shychuck

Directed by Jimmy Andrews

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Samson & Delilah - The Unfinished Chapter


This chapter was left out of the Bible.

It's a modern-day version of the world's greatest love affair.

 

This film is in pre-production.

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Save Rosemary - The Director's Cut w/Extended Scenes


A woman named Rosemary finds out she is only one of seven other women who have the right antibodies to create a vaccine for COVID19. There isn't enough serum to inject all seven. A worldwide bidding war is being held in secret to determine which one of the seven will be chosen to receive the serum.

A research doctor uncovers the covert operation and steals the serum. Her plan is to hand the power back over to the people and allow the world's population to "vote" on which woman is injected and rids us of COVID19.

The irony? All seven women are named Rosemary!

 

This is the first in a series of three films...

Click HERE to Stream or Download "Save Rosemary - The Director's Cut"

 

Written & Directed by Jimmy Andrews

Submit Your Audition

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Follow these guidelines to submit your video audition...


1-You must submit a "video" audition using the character side script for that particular role.

2-Your video must be recorded in landscape (horizontal framing) mode.

3-Your uploaded "attached" file name should include your name and the character you are auditioning for. Example: "Jane Doe playing the Housewife in The Affair.mp4"

4-Send via Filemail or WeTransfer to auditions@vanillapalmfilms.com

5-Please, include your email, phone number, and any supporting websites in your brief email introduction.

 

*While showreels and resumes prove your ability to act, we do NOT hire based on them and would highly recommend submitting ONLY side scripts. We care about how you will approach "our" film character and not a past performance. Be in character and show us how you plan to bring the character to life!

 

CURRENT CASTING CALLS!

1. The role of "The Messenger" in 'How To Tell Anything.' Click to download the side script.

               *Submit your audition using the guidelines 1-5 above.

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 The "Pirates"

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Candyce Weir

Executive Producer ~ Canada

candyce@vanillapalmfilms.com

 

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Executive Producer ~ United States

jimmy@vanillapalmfilms.com

 

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