Film Geek

Writer-director-editor James Westby's low-fi valentine to hard-core film buffs offers hope to the movie-mad and the undersocialized, but protagonist Scotty Pelk (Melik Malkasian) — you know, Scotty like Jimmy Stewart's character in VERTIGO (1958) — is such an annoying little dweeb that it's hard to imagine anyone else caring about his more

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Film Geek is a hilarious new comedy about Scotty Pelk, a socially inept video store clerk with an encyclopedic knowledge of film. He runs a website,, which receives zero traffic. He annoys his customers. He annoys his co-workers. And when he is inevitably fired from his video store job, Scotty finds refuge in Niko, a downtown hipster who teaches him a thing or two about love and life. But Niko's smarmy ex-boyfriend Brandon won't go away quietly. As Scotty's first love turns to obsession, his life begins to change in profound ways.

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