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PROco PROductions Short Indie Horror TENDER To Screen At Action On Film International Film Festival

Local Monrovia Filmmakers Accepted to International Film Festivals


Monrovia filmmakers Joseph R. Davis and Brian Gerson have their first film, Tender,  screened at The Action on Film International Film Festival (AOF) September 3rd at 8pm, at the Krikorian Theatre in the middle of Old Town Monrovia

Krikorian Monrovia Cinema 12

410 S Myrtle Ave,

Monrovia, CA 91016

September 3, 2016 8pm

Synopsis: A young woman is on a date with a man that isn’t who he appears to be.

Tagline: “A Guy, a girl, some drugs, and some chains.”

Tender is the first horror short film by Joseph R. Davis and Brian Gerson

Directed by: Joseph R. Davis & Brian Gerson (DaG)

Starring: Ryan Demarest, Evan Cassidy, Littlefoot, and introducing Joyce Hall

Written by: Steven Rodgers

Runtime: 11 minutes


PROco PROduction coMPANY is a group of independent filmmakers from Monrovia, California. PROco PROduction coMPANY debuted in 2013 with the “Big Lebowski” parody music video “Bounce Licks” by CiViL Savages. PROco PROduction coMPANY produces web-series, music videos and short films. More info at

Joseph R. Davis is the California based artist behind and author/Illustrator of the book “Divine Toture”. Joseph began his film career with the comedy cooking web series “SnackyShack” where he met Brian Gerson in the editing room.

Brian Gerson is a young and talented filmmaker. He has worked in directing, writing, editing and even acting in his own projects. He has over 10 years experience in all aspects of film. Brian was first introduced to the processes of filmmaking in high school and has made film his passion and career since.

Ryan Demarest is a young rock ‘n roll musician turned comic hailing from El Monte, California. He has come up hungry for his spot on the stage. He´s been active all over Southern California in venues such as The Famous Comedy Store, Improv, and The Ice House. Lately, he’s acting and writing with PROco PROduction coMPANY, has been featured in skits on Funny or Die. He was KROQ’s April foolishness finalist, and is the co-host of the entertainment/comedy podcast “Humpcast” on Wednesdays. Ryan shares all of his uncensored comedic views of the world, both on stage and on air.

For more info:

TENDER Full Film:

PROco website:

PROco on Funny or Die:

Brian Gerson IMDB:

Joseph R. Davis IMDB:

Ryan Demarest IMDB:

Tender IMDB:

Action on Film Festival website:

Humpcast website:

Bounce Licks Music Video:




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