The Evil I've Seen

Virtual Performance Dates: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021
Q and A with Filmmaker following the film session:
David Herbelin
Justin T. Bowler
Paul Preston
Ryan Paregien
David Herbelin
Justin Bowler
Paul Preston
Ryan Paregien
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Date Completed: 
March, 2018


The Brightside Tavern Shorts Film Festival
 Jersey CIty, NJ United States August 5, 2018 Official Selection - Best Ensemble Nominee 
••• Southern Shorts Awards 
Roswell, GA United States October 13, 2018 Official Selection - Best Western 
••• Depth of Field International Film Festival Award of Excellence 
••• International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema - London
, United Kingdom February 17, 2019 Nominee, Best Director/Cinematography/Original Screenplay 

An old west tale in Kansas, 1866, about a priest and the questionable characters he lies to, over a fire on a desolate desert trail. True intentions and identities reveal themselves as they raise conversation, whiskey, and guns.


Paul Preston

Paul Preston has over fifteen years of professional experience in the industry and a lifetime of experience before that "just winging it". He likes "Raiders of the Lost Ark" more than you and runs the online comedy show and website The Movie Guys (.net). His short film "Sweetener" played in numerous festivals, won the Lighthouse Lens Award at The Faith Film Festival and was distributed by the Spiritual Cinema Circle. He is the founder of Digital Mind Productions which has a history of being able to expertly make that thing you want. He has worked in a movie theater, video store, film set, video production company and movie-themed amusement park. He’s worked movie premieres, written screenplays, directed short films, served as editor on numerous television shows, written and directed commercials, performed stand-up comedy around the country, performed with The Second City, kick-boxed a grizzly bear, stared down a tank, and defeated all three Halo games. He’s qualified. Now sit down.