Stefan C. Schaefer

The Higher Force (2008)

Ashamed for being a debt-collecting thug, David believes that he is an ugly duckling waiting to become a swan. Through an unlikely mentor he finds out that life has indeed something very special in store for him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
CAST:  Michael Imperioli  •  Ingvar E. Sigurðsson  •  Unnur Vilhjálmsdóttir  •  Hilmir Snær Guðnason

Ashamed for being a debt-collecting thug, David believes that he is an ugly duckling waiting to become a swan. Through an unlikely mentor he finds out that life has indeed something very special in store for him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
CAST:  Michael Imperioli  •  Ingvar E. Sigurðsson  •  Unnur Vilhjálmsdóttir  •  Hilmir Snær Guðnason

My Last Day Without You (2011)

On a one-day business trip to New York, a young German business executive falls in love with a singer-songwriter who exposes him to her Brooklyn world and emotions he's never experienced before.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Ken Duken  •  Nicole Beharie  •  Reg E. Cathey  •  Marlene Forte

On a one-day business trip to New York, a young German business executive falls in love with a singer-songwriter who exposes him to her Brooklyn world and emotions he's never experienced before.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Ken Duken  •  Nicole Beharie  •  Reg E. Cathey  •  Marlene Forte

The Amazing Truth About Queen Raquela (2008)

Raquela, a transsexual from the Philippines, dreams of escaping the streets of Cebu City for a fairy tale life in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
CAST:  Raquela Rios  •  Olivia Galudo  •  Stefan C. Schaefer

Raquela, a transsexual from the Philippines, dreams of escaping the streets of Cebu City for a fairy tale life in Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
CAST:  Raquela Rios  •  Olivia Galudo  •  Stefan C. Schaefer

Arranged (2007)

ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn they share much in common - not least of which is that they are both going ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer  •  Diane Crespo
CAST:  Zoe Lister-Jones  •  Francis Benhamou  •  Marcia Jean Kurtz  •  Mimi Lieber

ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn they share much in common - not least of which is that they are both going ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer  •  Diane Crespo
CAST:  Zoe Lister-Jones  •  Francis Benhamou  •  Marcia Jean Kurtz  •  Mimi Lieber

Confess (2005)

A young ex-hacker, disgruntled with his life, lashes back at those deemed responsible, uploading unfavorable video footage of them on the internet.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Eugene Byrd  •  Ali Larter  •  Melissa Leo  •  Glenn Fitzgerald

A young ex-hacker, disgruntled with his life, lashes back at those deemed responsible, uploading unfavorable video footage of them on the internet.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Eugene Byrd  •  Ali Larter  •  Melissa Leo  •  Glenn Fitzgerald

Maui (2017)

A Vietnam vet suspected of murder in '71 Maui must rediscover the Hawaiian warrior within to protect his family, defend their land, and clear his father's name.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Kohne
CAST:  Moronai Kanekoa  •  Kristina Anapau  •  Sonya Balmores  •  Stefan C. Schaefer

A Vietnam vet suspected of murder in '71 Maui must rediscover the Hawaiian warrior within to protect his family, defend their land, and clear his father's name.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Kohne
CAST:  Moronai Kanekoa  •  Kristina Anapau  •  Sonya Balmores  •  Stefan C. Schaefer

The Roundup (2011)

Set in the Old West, a young Sheriff sets out to find the notorious outlaw 'Lawless' Jack Jackson. After a shoot-out, Sheriff gets custody of Lawless. Unclear is whether either will survive the trek back to town.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Theo Coumbis  •  Ben Gouldthorpe

Set in the Old West, a young Sheriff sets out to find the notorious outlaw 'Lawless' Jack Jackson. After a shoot-out, Sheriff gets custody of Lawless. Unclear is whether either will survive the trek back to town.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Theo Coumbis  •  Ben Gouldthorpe

Even Though the Whole World Is Burning (2014)

A documentary on the life and work of Poet Laureate, two-time Pulitzer winner, and environmental activist W.S. Merwin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Harold Bloom  •  Pualani Kanahele  •  J.D. McClatchy  •  Paula Merwin

A documentary on the life and work of Poet Laureate, two-time Pulitzer winner, and environmental activist W.S. Merwin.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Harold Bloom  •  Pualani Kanahele  •  J.D. McClatchy  •  Paula Merwin

Aloha Surf Hotel (2021)

An ex surf pro is forced to take a job at a beachfront hotel teaching obnoxious tourists how to surf. Soon he's the tennis pro, the yoga instructor, the handyman - he might even be key to saving this family-run, Hawaiian-owned hotel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Lauren Shaw  •  Branscombe Richmond  •  Daniella Monet  •  Matt Corboy

An ex surf pro is forced to take a job at a beachfront hotel teaching obnoxious tourists how to surf. Soon he's the tennis pro, the yoga instructor, the handyman - he might even be key to saving this family-run, Hawaiian-owned hotel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stefan C. Schaefer
CAST:  Lauren Shaw  •  Branscombe Richmond  •  Daniella Monet  •  Matt Corboy