Ava and Gwen
Ava and Gwen

Checking out makeup references on set

One of the last shots
One of the last shots

The crew sets up a tricky shot

Momoka and Jarrett
Momoka and Jarrett

Talented makeup artist Momoka begins work on Jarrett

Storyboards
Storyboards

Oversized storyboards used to plan the shoot

Slate
Slate

Ready to start!

Justin and Ava
Justin and Ava

Justin the director working with the very talented star of the film, Ava.

Touch ups
Touch ups

Ava's mom Amy (who also happens to be a professional makeup artist) gets Ava ready for her next shot

Little sis on set
Little sis on set

Ava's younger sister (and biggest fan) Gwen, hangs out to support Ava during the shoot

Crew hard at work
Crew hard at work

This shot involved a tough rack-focus but after 4 takes, we got it!

More touch ups
More touch ups

Ava getting ready for a shot, Gwen stays close.

Best Director Nominee!
Best Director Nominee!
Kookie wins Audience Choice Award!!
Kookie wins Audience Choice Award!!
Kookie WINS BIG in Portland!!
Kookie WINS BIG in Portland!!