Narrative Short (2011), 20:00 min
Directed by: Casey Cooper Johnson

UNMANNED, (2011)  Trailer

A young Air Force drone operator struggles to balance the stresses of going to war for the first time with the challenges of being a good father and husband, as he commutes each day between suburban family life and the war he fights by remote control.

UNMANNED is an AFI thesis film, which screened at Tribeca Film Festival, AFI Fest, Raindance, Newport Beach Film Festival, Traverse City Film Festival, and several others.  It won the 2011 Gold Circle Award for Best Student Film from the Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors and received a Sloan Science Grant and a Panavision New Filmmakers Award.  UNMANNED is now being developed into a full length feature film with the support of Tribeca Film Institute, Film Independent, Panavision, The Hamptons Film Festival, The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and WME.

Written and Directed by: Casey Cooper Johnson
Produced by: Casey Fenton
Associate Producer: Antoneta Kastrati
Cinematography: Sevdije Kastrati
Edited By: Matthew Horn
Production Design: Danielle Lee
Sound Design: Brandon Griffith
Composed by: Robert Litton
Casting by: Dana Forsyth
Starring: Jonah Wharton, Danielle Doyen, Dan Stransky,
Rick Gifford, Sola Bamis and introducing Austin James Rodriguez

UNMANNED on iTunes