Production / Overcover

“Overcover” is an action-comedy following two undercover cops during an operation that doesn’t quite go as planned…because SOMEONE over acted their role.

Overcover- a short by Samy Osman
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Directed and Edited by Samy Osman
Written and Produced by Samy Osman and Phi Huynh
Director of Photography Ali Khurshid
Visual Effects by Kevin McMillan
Music by Pascal Aka

A Phinex Pictures production
A Samy Osman film

Production Manager Kristina Wong
First Assistant Director Deanna Widmeyer

Elyas played by Samy Osman
Phong played by Phi Huynh
Timothy played by Farid Yazdani
Nikole played by Samora Smallwood
Alina played by Amanda Joy
Anthony played by Derick Agyemang
Kingsley played by Kerron Schullere
Abel played by Jesse Omonudo
Mubiru played by Mugabi Mpagi
Denis played by Daniel Lavigne
Devon played by Dillon Jagersky
Viggo played by Robin Kasyanov

Stunt Coordinator Dan Iaboni

Stunt Performers: Daniel Lavigne, Dillon Jagersky, Jesse Omonudo, Kerron Schullere, Mugabi Mpagi, Phi Huynh and Samy Osman

Camera Operator Ali Khurshid
First Assistant Camera Duy Nguyen
Second Assistant Camera Emily DeBackere
Gaffer Rohan Painter
Grip Josh Leonard
Script Supervisor Shonna Foster
Location Manager Kevin McMillan
Coloring Jonathan Gajewski and Samy Osman
Location Sound Stéphan-André Guschewski
Stills Photographer Jeffrey Chan
Production Assistants Sean Shao, Madeleine Diantha and Mallory Holmes
Hair & Makeup Sunny Tse
Assistant Editor Kevin McMillan
Sound Mixing Samy Osman, Pascal Aka and Kevin McMillan
Graphic Design Alisa Harder
Medic Geoff Weaver
Catering Tuan Huynh and Lan Nguyen

Special Thanks: Canadian Forces College, The Monkey Vault, LB Acting Studio, Second City Toronto, Micheal Laricchia, Simon Fletcher Li, Xander Orozco, Jennifer Murray, Imran Zaidi, Cowin Poon, Reid Goobie, Colin Mercer, Celine Tsai, Ayla Lukic-Roman, Clara Pasieka, YEAA Shorts

Filmed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada – 2019

The film was produced with the generous support of ACTRA Toronto and AFBS . Equipment generously provided by William F. White International Inc.

©2019 Phinex Pictures Overcover Production

About Overcover

Screening Sunday October 20th, 2019, 11am – Reelworld Film Festival – Famous Players Canada Square Cinemas (2190 Yonge St, Toronto, ON, Canada):