Shady Pines

Comedic TV Pilot


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Longline: Kayla Rivers, an upbeat employee at the Department of Health, is assigned to do an inspection of Shady Pines nursing home. But, a status report that was supposed to be a breeze quickly turns south as Kayla discovers the mad house that Shady Pines actually is. 

Official Selection:
- Hollyshorts Film Festival
- Hoboken International Film Festival
- New Hope Film Festival 

- Audience Choice Award for Best TV Pilot at New Hope Film Festival

Created and written by Riley Wurtz
Directed by Daniel Sorochkin

Main Cast: 
Patti Amoroso as Kayla
Matthew Porter as Mr. Shawn
Robert Hickey as Alvin

Full Pilot Episode