From the Press Release:
Legendary make-up effects artist, filmmaker, and actor Tom Savini has accepted the leading role in director Irene Miracle’s short film The Baggage Claim. Based on the screenplay by Tim Lucas, The Baggage Claim is a production of The Factory Digital Filmmaking Program at Douglas with program director Robert Tinnell and film student Jason “Cartman” Baker serving as producers.
Savini’s ties with the Factory run deep, as the film school is part of the Douglas Education Center in Monessen, Pa, alongside the Tom Savini Special Make-up Effects Program. “Whenever possible I try to work alongside the students at Dec, but in this instance