May 29, 2007 09:23 PM by Joe Blackmon
On the Monday edition of On The Lot, the final eighteen filmmakers
showed their one minute original comedies to the judges. After the
judges gave their feedback, the public voted for their favorites. On
the Tuesday night edition of On The Lot, the show took a very American
The remaining eighteen filmmakers sat in three rows of director chairs. Host Adrianna Costa then went down the rows one by one and told the finalists if they were safe or not. Zach Lipovsky, Will Bigham, Jason Epperson were safe, and their movies were the top three movies at the box office. Sam Friedlander, Shira-Lee Shalit, Trever James, Marty Martin, Adam Stein, David May, Kenny Lube, Andrew Hunt, Shalina Kantayya, Mateen Kemet, Jess Brillhart were also all safe.
Carolina Zorrilla de San Martin, Claudia La Bianca, and Phil Hawkins were eliminated. Carolina Zorrilla de San Martin said “I honestly have no self pity. I’m so privileged to have been a part of this process.” Claudia La Bianca said “I love the experience. I’m kind of like sad that I’m leaving of course, because this was the big shot, well I’m getting emotional here, but I got really close to Carolina and we talk about that when the show was done, we’re going to get out, we’re going to get together, and shoot a movie together.” Phil Hawkins just said “thank you" and waved to everyone.