Jim is forced far beyond his comfort zone when his future brother-in-law drags him skydiving as a rite of family initiation.

Jim (Craig Zimmerman) will do anything to impress the family of his bride-to-be, Kate (Lindsey McKeon). But when his future brother-in-law, Phil (David A. Cooper), drags him skydiving as a rite of family initiation, Jim is forced to push the limits of his comfort level… all under the not-socareful watch of his instructor (Scott Krinsky).

Length: 9 mins
Completion year: 2012

Tandem the movie

Jared Hillman & Matthew Helfgott
Co-Directors / Writers / Producers

Matt and Jared have been collaborating since their fateful meeting at USC Film School – writing and/or directing short films, commercials, a TV pilot, and feature screenplays. Outside of their partnership, Jared is a full-time actor, with credits that include The Social Network, Castle, Psych, House, and iCarly. Matt directs spots for the U.S. and international markets, earning distinctions at Cannes and the London International Awards, and named director-to-watch by the European Federation for Commercial Film Producers, Getty Images and Boards. They are thrilled to work with an incredible creative team in bringing this film to life.