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In the Tradition of My Family -- Billy wants a better scar than the one his father gave him; a tradition of violence that goes back generations is threatened when Benjamin hesitates to indoctrinate Billy into the insanity.
In the Tradition of My Family -- The mother shaves the grandfather as Billy prepares for his "new man" ritual.


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Todd Davis (screenplay)
Phil LaMarche (short story)
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  (in credits order)
Paul Kmiec ... Billy

Rachel Harker ... The Mother

Jim Loutzenhiser ... Benjamin
Jason Ferriter ... Billy at 21

Kippy Goldfarb ... Aunt Elize
Mick Hoegen ... Uncle Aldus

Joanna Herrington ... Aunt Tina
Chris Conte ... Uncle Jess
Chuck Brinig ... The Grandfather

K.C. Bornkessel ... Cousin Eldridge (as KC Christian)

John Rebello ... Cousin Jeremy
Stephanie Simonoff ... Cousin Kate
Richard Rogers ... Cousin Charles
Alexia Rogers ... Cousin Martha

Directed by
Todd Davis 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Todd Davis  screenplay
Phil LaMarche  short story

Produced by
Cody Baker .... producer
Patty Davis .... executive producer
Todd Davis .... producer
Original Music by
David Grimes 
Cinematography by
Austin De Besche 
Film Editing by
Michael Berenbaum 
Casting by
Angela Peri 
Production Design by
Jenny E. McCracken  (as Jenny McCracken)
Art Direction by
Marleen Bos 
Set Decoration by
Marleen Bos 
Patty Davis 
Jenny E. McCracken  (as Jenny McCracken)
Costume Design by
Rosa J. Colón 
Makeup Department
Jeremy O'Neail .... special makeup effects artist (as Jeremy Oneail)
Patricia Smart .... hair stylist
Patricia Smart .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ban Ali .... second assistant director
Jamie Companeschi .... first assistant director
Christopher Plummer .... second assistant director
Art Department
Marleen Bos .... property master
Tom Pinchuk .... storyboard artist
Sound Department
Stewart Adam .... sound mixer
Christopher D. Anderson .... re-recording mixer (as Chris Anderson)
Mario Cardenas .... sound mixer
G. John Garrett .... sound mixer
Andrea Schuster .... boom operator
John Weston .... post-production sound mixer
Camera and Electrical Department
Richard J. Block .... production still photographer (as Rich Block)
Joseph Catalfano .... electrician
Joseph Catalfano .... grip
Phil Darrell .... gaffer (as Philip Darrell)
Michael Timothy Kennedy .... best boy electric (as Michael Kennedy)
Michael Timothy Kennedy .... best boy grip (as Michael Kennedy)
Benjamin Liu .... first assistant camera (as Ben Liu)
Christopher Messina .... second assistant camera (as Chris Messina)
Christopher Plummer .... production still photographer
Geoffrey Rockwell .... key grip
Tim Saari .... crane operator
Nick Zwinggi .... production still photographer
Editorial Department
Stephen Baldwin .... telecine colorist
Todd Davis .... first assistant editor
Jason Wong .... dailies editor
Location Management
Patty Davis .... location manager
Other crew
Patty Davis .... legal advisor (as Patty Davis Esq.)
Erin Francis .... production assistant
Chad Kellenberger .... title artwork
Ashley Kennedy .... script supervisor
Marla Komocki .... press kit and PR
Philip K. LaMarche Sr. .... weapons handler (as Philip LaMarche Sr.)
Charles Merzbacher .... advisor

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USA:15 min
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