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27Apr

Committed streaming free now!

“Committed” (2014) is an award winning independent short film written by Mehran Torgoley and Llana Barron of numbir9films. It chronicles the story of a compassionate nurse in an overcrowded mental hospital in the early 1950’s and her struggle to prove the sanity of a paraplegic woman. “Committed” proudly features a […]

12Nov

“Committed” Receives Amazing 5-Star Review from Film Threat!

“Committed” has received an outstanding 5-star review from critics at FilmThreat.com. “Described as a short dramatic mystery, Committed is really a bone-chilling thriller, veering toward horror. Despite its simple plot about health care workers and those in their care, the finely crafted storyline is both shadowy and provocative.” The Film Threat […]

30Sep

Committed honored by Best Shorts Competition

Los Angeles – 9/30/2014 – Committed, the short film by Mehran Torgoley & Llana Barron of Numbir9 Films has won a prestigious Award of Merit from The Best Shorts Film Competition. The award was given for numbir9′s exciting short suspense film about a nurse and her relationship with a paraplegic […]

09Apr

Fan Page for COMMITTED is up!

Fan Page for my latest film COMMITTED is up and booming! Stop by and give us a like! https://www.facebook.com/committedfilm

23Aug

RUN is finally online!

Fresh off its Hollyshorts screening, I’m very proud to be able to share RUN with the world. Enjoy! RUN is a short action film set not-too-far in the future. A brief heart pounding moment in which our hero is chased, and we vicariously run right along with him. Written & […]

25Jun

RUN to open Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood!

I’m very proud to announce that my latest short film RUN, starring Lyndel Pleasant has been selected to open the Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood and is among the Summer 2013 Award of Merit Winners! The Festival begins Thursday July 3, 2013 and RUN will be the first film of […]

15Aug

“Haunted Memories” Wins Best Independent Music Video at Connecticut Film Fest

On July 1, 2012, Haunted Memories, the music video by Llana Barron and numbir9 films, premiered at The Warner Theater in Torrington, CT, as an official selection for theLitchfield Hills Film Festival. At the festival’s award ceremony, the video was awarded for “Best Independent Music Video” by festival directors, Frank […]

13Jun

Haunted Memories to Debut at Litchfield Hills Film Fest!

Haunted Memories, the music video by Llana Barron and me, has been chosen for inclusion at the 7th Annual Litchfield Hills Film Festival. The energetic pop music video was released to the public via YouTube in October 2011, shortly following the song’s official release on iTunes. Haunted Memories will make its big […]

20Mar

Room Enough Debut

I am very proud to announce that Room Enough will debut at The Hills Film Festival on Saturday April 9th at the Bank Street Theater in New Milford, CT at 10:00 AM! I will be in attendance, as well as a couple of cast/crew members. If you are in the area, […]

22Oct

Room Enough Trailer is online!

Here is the trailer for my latest project, Room Enough. It has been a lot of work and a great experience. Stay tuned for viewing dates, film festival info and more! Room Enough Trailer from Mehran Torgoley on Vimeo

11Aug

Room Enough Short Film production log – Day one

Hello world. It’s been a while since I’ve written in ye olde blog. I’ve been quite busy with preproduction on my next short film, “Room Enough.” The past 2 months have been chocked full of as much film planning as one man, alone in a room, can handle… as much as this […]