"The Red Navel" was entered for the Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project (2016). The slapstick story follows a down-on-his-luck detective as he searches for a missing heirloom: The Red Navel. Along the way, he meets an exciting cast of characters, faces untold dangers, and maybe makes a friend. "The Red Navel" earned several nominations and walked away with many awards, including: Best Actor, Runner Up Best Actress, Runner Up Best Writing, and an Audience Award for the screening group. Starring Dustin Loomis, Sherry Berg, Michael Hammond, Brett Epstein, Leigh Anna Fry, Brett Hamilton, Stacie Mitchell, and Adam Korenman.