An Indomitable Creativity Production

Directed by Jacob Pinger

Written by Elise Forier Edie

Cast and crew

Executive Producer: Keith Edie

Producers: Annie Palmer, Susan Philips

Production Services: Kelly Rubin



Ava Acres

Isabella Acres

Stephanie Burden

Keith Edie



1st AD: Ryan Gangl

2nd AD: Ren Schoolnik

Script Supervisor: Keith Morrow

Studio Teachers: Laura Galinson, Marcy Brooks

Production Assistants: Joe Moran, Robert B.J. Pasinger, Cheri Adams



Production Designer: James Roberts

Art Director: Cait Willson

Set Dresser: Magdiel Carranza

Web Effects Designer: Tiger Reel



Lead Hair and Makeup: Lauren Verret

Special Effects Makeup: Boutheyna “Boots” Khokh

Addition Makeup: Andrea Valdez

Wardrobe: Katherine “Katja” van Eersel



Director of Photography: Bryant Jansen

First Assistant Camera: Brian White, Haley Meyers

Second Assistant Camera: Santaro Muto, Evan Vaughn

Media Manager: Chris Griner



Gaffer: Brandon Epperson

Electric: Massimo Legittimo



Key Grip: Will Luna

Grip: Jonathan Munguia



Sound Mixer: Nathan Van Hala

Rerecording Mixer, Sound Designer: Ben Huff



Kerri Van Auken, MC Cottingham



Editor: Susan J. Bloom

Digital After Effects:  Kyle Eilerman

Composer: Robb Padget

Color Correction: Bryant Jansen

Original song by: Isabella Acres, Ava Acres & Tim Acres



When troubled teenager Mandy Sutton moves to a new house, she accidentally summons a vengeful demon with a thirst for blood. Will Mandy be able to banish it…or is the demon even real?


“Lisa” is an award winner! 

Gen Con Film Festival

“Lisa” won Best Horror Film at the GenCon Film Festival!

Independent Horror Movie Awards

Lisa won Best Short from the Summer 2021 Independent Horror Movie Awards

Lady Filmmakers Festival

Lisa won Best Halloween Teaser from the 2021 Lady Filmmakers Festival

Current and upcoming screenings

FANtastic Horror Film Festival

San Diego, CA October 28-30, 2022

The FANtastic Horror Film Festival in San Diego, CA is dedicated to bringing the latest and cutting edge Indie Horror films to the local community. It is a 3 day festival over Halloween and shows 30 + Indie Horror Short and Feature films. For more information and tickets, please go to their website

Past screenings

San Jose, CA

San Jose International Short Film Festival

San Jose, CA October 21-24

The San Jose Short Film Festival looks for ways to connect brilliant short form filmmaking to appreciative audiences in San Jose. Started by two Silicon Valley businessmen, the festival organically grew from a single screening to the four day event it is today.

Los Angeles, CA

HorrorHaus Film Festival

Los Angeles, CA October 22-24, 2021

HorrorHaus is a three day Los Angeles film festival dedicated to the creative works of independent filmmakers with a penchant for horror

Ashland, Oregon

Killer Valley Horror Film Festival

At the Killer Valley Horror Film festival, they are looking to have awesome nights of horror-themed entertainment, and to have some drinks with cool folks that enjoy scary flicks, too.

Ashland, OR October 15-31 (on the weekends)

Tucson, Arizona

Tucson Terrorfest

Tucson, AZ October 21-24

Tucson Terrorfest is Southern Arizona’s only Horror Film Festival and Horror Convention. Its their mission to showcase and celebrate the best of horror films from all over the world.

Hollywood First Time Filmmaker Showcase

Hollywood, CA Sept 20-October 18, 2021

Join the Lift-Off Global Network from our home at the world-famous Raleigh Studios in the heart of Hollywood for a showcase that is an homage to the independent filmmaker.