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Cast & Crew


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Isabella Carlsen


Isabella received her defree in musical theatre from her hometown of Jacksonville Florida. She then moved to Chicago, and recently graduated from the Chicago College of Performing Arts with her BFA in acting. When she's not performing, she likes to watch horror films, spoil her dog, and drink her favorite very berry hibiscus from Starbucks.
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Kelli Clevenger


Kelli Clevenger is a multi-talented performer who now calls Chicago her home. Kelli has had success both on stage and on camera and she is an award-winning actress, singer, and dancer.  Kelli was born and raised in Memphis, TN and studied theatre at University of Tennessee Chattanooga. She has has appeared on Prison Break (Fox TV),  Leverage (TNT), and The Dark Knight (Warner Brothers).
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Scott Anderson


Scott was raised in New Mexico and received his MFA in acting from Southern Methodist University. He has recently returned from a 15-year hiatus from acting. He has appeared on Chicago Med, Chicago PD, and starred on the Showtime limited series Reality Show. Scott is represented by Big Mouth Talent in Chicago.

Georgia Steenbock


Georgia is proud to be cast as Magie in her first short film, after performing in musical theatre productions since she was 4 years old. She is from Green Bay, Wisconsin and studies private vocal, acting, tap and jazz. Her recent roles include Mike Teavee in Willy Wonka Jr. for Treehouse Theatre and Kowalski in Madagascar Jr. at the Junior Theatre Festival Atlanta.


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Dalin Nelson


Dalin is a filmmaker from Stockton, California. He attends Columbia College Chicago, and will graduate in May ‘21 with a BFA in Directing. While in school, Dalin has directed multiple short films and has worked on dozens of independent sets.  He is currently the Social Media Manager for the non-profit Stop Poaching Now, and works as a Development Intern at Eclectic Pictures (Olympus Has Fallen).

Emily Jacobson


Emily is a recent Columbia College graduate who studied post-production. Having edited multiple narrative projects, and coloring some of them, Emily has found that her favorite part of the filmmaking process is collaborating with others. When she isn't editing movies, she enjoys writing about them... all while looking for the best taco places in Chicago. 

Eli Cooper

Director of Photography

Eli will be graduating from Columbia College Chicago in the Spring of 2021 with a BFA in cinematography. Having experience in 16mm, 35mm, and digital formats; Eli utilizes this knowledge to find creative liberties in a wide variety of genres. In his creative process, Eli strives to convey the director's vision while maintaining interpersonal relationships with all departments to best tell the story. 

Lily Garcia-Daly

Production Designer

Lily Garcia-Daly is pursuing a BFA in Production Design at Columbia College Chicago. She loves leading and working in the art department for film and music videos, as well as graphic design, illustration, miniatures and embroidery. Lily says that she had fun working on Being Alive, and she feels lucky that the last production before Covid was a good one!     Instagram: @lilygdidit Website:
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Young Jade
Isabella Carlsen
Kelli Clevenger
Scott Anderson
Georgia Steenbock
Jon Jordan
Anna-Isabel Panzica Kainovic
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Line Producer
1st Assistant Director
2nd Assistant Director
2nd 2nd Assistant Director

Associate Producer


Production Coordinator



Original Score by

Casting Director

Script Supervisor


Production Assistant

Set Photographer

Social Media Manager

Head of Distribution

Production Sound Mixer

Boom Operator

Supervisor Sound Editor

Foley Engineer

Re-Recording Mixer

Dalin Nelson
Ethan Glover
Dalin Nelson
Maddi Banno
Garrett Garcia
Nicholas V. Andros
Jacob Bell
Emma Pillsbury

Katlyn Klepp

Isabella Gianessi

Sophie Forsyth

Selby Easum

Lillian Pugh

Kristen Personius

Aleah Jackson

Cooper Haaland

Jamari Guillebeaux-Magee

Helena Haber

Alisha Newsom

Darsh Thakker

Toni Nordone

Dalton DeVries

Andrew Ford

Logan Pederson

Ryan Felberbaum

Emma Svendsen

Ryan Felberbaum

Director of Photography

Camera Operator

1st AC

2nd AC



Chief Electrical Technician

Key Grip


Production Designer

Art Director

Props Master

Set Decorator

Set Decorator

Prop Graphic Designer

Set Dresser

Costume Designer

Hair & Makeup

Editor and Colorist

Storyboard Artist

End Credits Designer

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Eli Cooper

Karena Ashleman

Tia Marie

Taylor Brady

Thea Kinner

Jon-nel Allen

Yon Ziebarth

Lane Franks

Julia Benson

Michael Picciano-Schatten

Miranti Urbaningrum

Lily Garcia-Daly

Caleigh Chapman

Ana Moreno

Anna Chandler

Kate Spence

Bryce O'Donnell

Abbie Krider

Nadia Jarad

Daina Almario-Kopp

Alisha Newsom

Breanne Wilhite

Emily Jacobson

Tessa DeHart

Alea Rodriguez


Legal Advice

Seyfarth Shaw LLP


Written & Performed by

Cody Fry


Written & Performed by

Anthony Amorim

Donate To the Production!


What do I get for Donating?

- $25 -
Social Media Shoutout
- $500 - 
A link to the film before it is released
A special "Thank You" credit in the film
- $1000 -
Executive Producer Credit

Where is my money going?

  1. Post-Production Audio
  2. Film Festival Entry Fees
  3. Marketing & Distribution
  4. Screening Events
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