Scott Tuft

| April 3, 2013


Scott Tuft

Born and raised in New York, Scott left the city to study painting and philosophy at Wesleyan University. It was here that he first involved himself in filmmaking and eventually received a BA in film studies. During this time, he also studied at FAMU in Prague. Before moving to Los Angeles to work on feature films, Scott took a brief hiatus to be a chef in Ireland. Scott finished the Directing program at American Film Institute, where he made five short films and received his MFA. He is presently developing several feature length projects.

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The Passage of Mrs. Calabash

The Passage of Mrs. Calabash

A troubled young woman and a retired professor exchange secrets on an overnight train journey. A short film, told in reverse, by Scott Tuft.

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Lisa Landi

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Julia Shackelford

Peter Borg

Zaldy Serrano
Christina Zee White

Original Music
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John Andrieni

Kevin Cooke
Marie K Lee

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Sarah Hoffner

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Sandy Schonning

Executive Producer
Scott Dwyer