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Film Geek


A film by James Westby

2005, Video, 72 minutes


"Hilarious! Malkasian is a ''Film Geek'' worth getting to know." - Entertainment Weekly

"Breezy Slacker Comedy" - NY Post

"This year's 'Napolean Dynamite'!" - Filmmaker Magazine

"I loved this movie, and if you're a movie geek like me ... then so will you."
- Morgan Spurlock, SUPER SIZE ME

"For the geek in all of us… spot-on, sometimes hilarious character study… very funny."
- The Oregonian

FILM GEEK is a hilarious new comedy about Scotty Pelk, a socially inept video store clerk with an encyclopedic knowledge of film. He runs a website,, which receives zero traffic. He annoys his customers. He annoys his co-workers. And when he is inevitably fired from his video store job, Scotty finds refuge in Niko, a downtown hipster who teaches him a thing or two about love and life. But Niko’s smarmy ex-boyfriend Brandon won’t go away quietly. As Scotty’s first love turns to obsession, his life begins to change in profound ways.