Stephen Kuykendall, the team’s Director and Producer, obtained his Bachelors in Media Arts from Evergreen State College located in Olympia Washington. Teaming up with Alden Morris in 2008, Stephen Kuykendall started Saturn Bound Films as an official independent film company. Alden Morris, the teams Actor and Co Producer, has performed for the Lakewood Playhouse in his teens and has pursued acting since. Making the transition from theater acting to film acting, Alden Morris is perfecting his craft with the aid of both fields. Both being natural born writers, they collaborate story ideas that soon turn into exciting and eventful projects. With aspirations to expand beyond Washington state with the entertainment industry, the company’s website was launched in early 2010 to build a larger fan base. Saturn Bound Film’s website features two dark comedy short films titled “System Failure” and “Door 2 Door”.
A dark comedy short film with a twist, “System Failure”, is how easily one can lose their mind when our ‘taken for granted’ electronic equipment around us fails. Starring Alden Morris and Directed by Stephen Kuykendall this is a short film under five minutes that defiantly entertains audiences. Wisely put together, the music keeps us feeling light in our hearts while the characters suspense keeps our eyes glued to the screen.
Everyone has pondered the thought about how much they hate rude people and the retaliation they would like to take. “Door 2 Door” is just that! A peace awareness activists that solicits door to door finally can’t handle the pressures of his job and folds. After the last straw is drawn this “peace” activist seeks revenge to unravel a dark humored twist in the end. Starring Alden Morris, Stephen Kuykendall, Krista Morris, and directed by Stephen Kuykendall “Door 2 Door” is a dark lesson learned about keeping your cool.