Life is Hot in Cracktown


1h 42m 2009

Brief Synopsis

Life is hard where drug dealers, prostitutes and cockroaches rule the streets. This unique and gritty drama weaves several stories of crack and the lives it ruined together to create a portrait of a world gone bad.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Max Gottlieb

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Synopsis

Life is hard where drug dealers, prostitutes and cockroaches rule the streets. This unique and gritty drama weaves several stories of crack and the lives it ruined together to create a portrait of a world gone bad.

Crew

Jihan Abdalla

Photography

Sena Kwasi Amengor

Electrician

Andy Anderson

Electrician

Carlos Apodaca

Electrician

Heather Askew

Script Supervisor

Heather Askew

Assistant Camera

Timothy Baggett

Grip

Matthew Ballard

Transportation Coordinator

Manvel Barsegyan

Sound Mixer

Bryan Becker

Stunt Performer

Randy Benjamin

Driver

Ringo E Bentacourt

Electrician

Michael Berge

Production Assistant

Mitchell Bergman

Transportation Coordinator

Keith R Birchfiel

Grip

Maureen Brannelly

Photography

Lynn Brannelly-newman

Costume Designer

Shay Morgan Brook

Transportation Captain

Jonathan Buchanan

Property Master

Brian Buckland

Production Coordinator

Matt Calonica

Grip

Clay Campbell

Electrician

Paul Canterna

Coproducer

Mary Cardenas

Craft Service

Ana Cardoso-davidian

Production Accountant

Martin Carlin

Tutor

Eddie San Chan

Gaffer

Michael Chateauneuf

Electrician

Liza Chenault

On-Set Dresser

Dan Collester

Carpenter

Meredith Corrado

Assistant Director

Ron Cosentino

Visual Effects Producer

Ron Cosentino

Visual Effects Supervisor

Daniel Cotroneo

Electrician

Jared Courter

Costumes

Brian D'haem

Electrician

Kent Daniels

Art Director

Alan M Decker

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Dawn Deibert

Extras Agent/Coordinator

John Dobrich

Assistant Editor

Brandon Dolson

Production Assistant

Dan Dougherty

Electrician

Patrick Duchesne

Caterer

Ashley Eberbach

Swing Gang

Emily Eggan

Loader

Derrick Esperanza

Grip

Stevin Espinoza

Assistant

Rob Exner

Dolly Grip

Jason Fedusenko

Production Assistant

Bill Fisch

Producer

Bill Fisch

Executive Producer

Elisa A Forni

Script Supervisor

Jason Freedman

Sound

Oscar Garcia

Key Grip

Theodore Giapapas

Driver

Buddy Giovinazzo

Screenplay

Buddy Giovinazzo

Source Material

Max Gottlieb

Production Insurance

Columbus Grady

Sound Designer

Columbus Grady

Sound Supervisor

Megan Graham

Special Makeup Effects

Michael Graves

Driver

Monique Green

Driver

John Gruber

Production Assistant

Erik Halverson

Assistant

Lane Hancock

Production Accountant

Brent Hansen

Electrician

Bernd Heinl

Director Of Photography

Matt Henderson

Assistant Director

Felvi Hernando

Makeup Assistant

Erich Hicks

Special Effects Coordinator

Arek Hope

Editor

Gretchen Houk

Painter

Rob Hummel

Set Production Assistant

Thomas Hunt

Grip

Sonoko Ishizuka

Electrician

Yoshi Isomura

Grip

Russell M Jaeger

Production Designer

Christopher C Jones

Titles

Keith A Jones

Assistant Director

Joel Juarez

Loader

Chris Julian

Foley

James Khanilarian

Gaffer

Jeff Kirshbaum

Assistant Director

Jeff Kirshbaum

Line Producer

Ben Kobbs

Assistant Camera

Kim Koscki

Stunt Coordinator

Stephan Kosinski

Visual Effects

Phoebe Krueger

Loader

Samantha Kuester

Costume Supervisor

James Kwan

Office Production Assistant

James Lacy

Art Department

Luke Lafontaine

Stunt Performer

Jessamyn Land

Assistant Director

Erwin Landau

Steadicam Operator

Albert Lannutti

Special Effects

Mark Linden

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jamie Logwood

Driver

Branden Marks

Costumes

Lee Mayeux

Driver

Wes Mccarty

Swing Gang

Issac Meza

Office Production Assistant

Kevin Michael

Grip

Peter Min

Assistant Production Coordinator

Peter Min

Office Production Assistant

Chihiro Nagura

Electrician

Tiffany Nathanson

Assistant Camera

Jan Nelson

Driver

Tanya Nevarez

Craft Service

Alex Noble

Special Makeup Effects

William Novy

Electrician

John Orphan

Assistant Camera

Mike Orr

Grip

Christina Ortiz

Loader

Tara Paul

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Anton Petreccia

Driver

Tom Petrushevich

Best Boy Grip

Neil Phillips

Grip

Jessica Pirkl

Makeup Assistant

Braxton Pope

Executive Producer

Tiffany-rae Pope

Driver

Leoncio Provoste

Assistant Camera

Jamie Rae

Assistant

Antonia Raftu

Casting

Carlos Ramirez

Adr Editor

Lucy Ramirez

Craft Service

Rafael Ramirez

Electrician

Robert Raring

Colorist

Larry Rattner

Producer

Melanie Rein

Set Decorator

Jason Rodgers

Assistant Director

Mike Rodriguez

Grip

Rc Roman

Stunt Performer

Patrick Rourk

Carpenter

Shilpa Khanna Sahi

Editor

John Saviano

Line Producer

David Scharf

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Charles Schiell

Grip

Ron Schlaeger

Steadicam Operator

James Seligman

Production

James Servera Jr.

Hair

Marc Shaffer

Stunt Performer

Katy Shelor

Assistant Location Manager

Kyle Sherman

Driver

Kyle Sherman

Production Assistant

Harry Snodgrass

Sound Supervisor

Harry Snodgrass

Sound Designer

David Spanos

Assistant

Rob Spence

Unit Production Manager

Valerie Spencer

Consultant

Sofia Strehlow

Props

Sofia Strehlow

On-Set Dresser

Johnny Stuer

Grip

Reza Tabrizi

Assistant Camera

Maxwell Thorpe

Grip

Hector Tinoco

Location Manager

Hector Tinoco

Associate Producer

Lina Todd

Casting

Gesine Giovinazzo Todt

Casting Assistant

Ten Travis

Coproducer

Mike Tristano

Props

Andrew Turner

Production Assistant

Joe Vargas

Assistant Editor

Sara Vaughn

Makeup Artist

Sergio Villegas

Best Boy Electric

Stacey A Washer

Boom Operator

Vincent Wauters

Visual Effects

Kat Westergaard

Director Of Photography

Mark Achilles White

On-Set Dresser

Alexa Wilding

Casting Assistant

Melissa Wilfley

Executive Producer

Ian Woodruff

Production Assistant

Satoshi Yamazaki

Electrician

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Max Gottlieb

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video August 25, 2009

Released in United States Summer June 26, 2009

Based on the collection of short stories "Life is Hot in Cracktown" by Buddy Giovinazzo; published by Thunder's Mouth Press in April 1993.

Released in United States Summer June 26, 2009

Released in United States on Video August 25, 2009