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Drawing Flies
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  (in credits order)

Jason Lee ... Donner

Renée Humphrey ... Meg

Jason Mewes ... Az

Carmen Llywelyn ... Cassidy (as Carmen Lee)
Martin Brooks ... Jake
Gloria Ingram ... Welfare Worker
Kristin Mosier ... Girl working party door / Additional Bigfoot
Sheryl Brooks ... Girl working party door

Joey Lauren Adams ... Hippy Chick (as Lauren Lyle)

Kevin Smith ... Himself (as Silent Bob)
Chris Pastras ... Pierre

Brian Pearson ... Velma hater

Ethan Suplee ... Ethan (as Willam Black)
Fido ... Cat at party
Lisa Zimmerman ... Bartender
Paul Zimmerman ... Ben
Rob Glancy ... Bigfoot

Bruce McDonald ... Hitchhiker
Jeff Eastman ... Hitchhiker
Malcolm Ingram Sr. ... Convenience Store Clerk

David Keeps ... Head Diaperman

Scott Mosier ... Crying Diaperman
Jon Knowles ... Whining Diaperman
Bob Millar ... Additional Diaperman / Additional Bigfoot
Danny Williamson ... Additional Diaperman
Phom Pawloski ... Additional Diaperman
Jennifer Twiner McCarron ... Additional Bigfoot (as Jennifer Twiner)
Bill Fraser ... Additional Bigfoot
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Matthew Gissing ... Fanboy #2 (uncredited)
Malcolm Ingram ... Grunge Music Fan (uncredited)

Directed by
Matthew Gissing  (as Matt Gissing)
Malcolm Ingram 
Writing credits
Malcolm Ingram (written by) and
Matthew Gissing (written by) (as Matt Gissing)

Produced by
Lisa N. Cohen .... line producer
Mark Cohen .... associate producer
Matthew Gissing .... producer (as Matt Gissing)
Malcolm Ingram .... producer
Jonah Loeb .... producer
Marie Loeb .... producer (as Marie Eggers)
Scott Mosier .... executive producer
Kevin Smith .... executive producer
Cinematography by
Brian Pearson 
Film Editing by
Matthew Gissing  (as Matt Gissing)
Malcolm Ingram 
Art Direction by
Karen Brown 
Sonia Levesque 
Costume Design by
Donna Wong 
Makeup Department
Kristin Mosier .... key makeup artist/hair
Tara Vandenberg .... assistant makeup artist
Production Management
Bob Millar .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mauren Brodbeck .... second second assistant director
Mitch Pelletier .... second assistant director
Vance Schneider .... first assistant director
Sound Department
Murray Stiller .... sound mixer
Jennifer Twiner McCarron .... boom operator (as Jennifer Twiner)
Tomoya Vdaka .... sound assistant
Paul Pat .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Justin Bergler .... Steadicam assistant
Mark Cohen .... Steadicam operator
Steve Cook .... lamp operator
Steve Cosens .... gaffer
Sean Elliott .... second assistant camera (as Sean Elliot)
Douglas Ferris .... dolly grip (as Doug Ferris)
Francis Kramer .... first assistant camera
Jeff Mcauley .... key grip
Bob Millar .... still photographer
Aki Shigematsu .... second assistant camera
Cesar R. Solis .... second assistant camera (as Cesar Solis)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Carol Glancy .... wardrobe assistant
Karen Nicolay .... wardrobe
Other crew
Dan Floyd .... equipment manager
Marjorie Fossum .... script supervisor
Stacy Kirk .... production assistant
Jon Knowles .... production assistant
Colleen McDonald .... reader
Susan Pelletier .... production assistant
Josh Stafford .... office production assistant
Joan Walters .... catering
Kris Waroway .... reader
Neil Diamond .... special thanks

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76 min

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Takes me back..., 19 May 2002
Author: poe426 from USA

One of the things I enjoyed most when I began to seriously study films was finding (at art houses, for the most part, or at screenings on college campuses) the early efforts of neophyte filmmakers. DRAWING FLIES reminds me of the feeling of satisfaction one gets after a long, arduous search when one comes away from a new discovery feeling that the running time was time well spent. At no point in the proceedings was I bored. There may be some unevenness (mostly of a technical nature, which is the bane of all no-budget productions), but this is excellent low budget filmmaking; take it from someone who's been there and done that. Would make a good double-bill with Onur Tukel's black and white first film, HOUSE OF PANCAKES.

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