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Jack Hourigan
Line of Masculinity - 3 minutes, comedy (2003)

Synopsis - Two women ascertain what men are about... with visuals.


Shot at Becky's in downtown Cleveland. Special thanks to Jack & Colleen from the Second City.


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Official Selection to the UNDERNEATH CINCINNATI FILM FEST on October 16th, 2005 . CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO. THE LINE OF MASCULINITY has been selected as one of the "Best of 2005" for the Underneath Cincinnati film festival series. Friday, February 24th, 2006 @ the Contemporary Arts Center, Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm, Tickets are available through the CAC box office or call (513)345-8405 $10 in advance, $12 at the door CLICK HERE for more info

Underneath Cincinnati Film Fest

Official Selection to Australia's ARTHOUSE CIINEMA screening series down under. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

AArthouse Cinema down under

Official Selection to the THE CHICAGO REALLY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL. Click Here for more info on May 7th, 2005 at 3:PM as a part of

Look at my Shorts II

Official Selection to the DESERT REEL FILM FESTIVAL in Midland & Odessa, Texas on April 21st-24th, 2005 click here for more


Official Selection as part of a series of shows at the London Globe Shakespearean Theatre that will be radioed and televised online at Panartist click here for more


Official Selection to the CINEMASLAM program of short films at Ann Arbor Michigan Theatre December 15th, 2004. click here for more


Official Selection to the Cookies Film & Video Festival at The University of New England, Portland, Maine on November 13th, 2004

Cookies Film Fest

Official Selection to the FLICKS ON FAIRBANKS screening in Orlando, Florida on Oct 3rd, 2004

FLicks on Faiarbanks Orlando

Official Selection to the MIDNIGHT CHIMES SCREENING screenings in Boston, MA on Aug 29th, 2004

Midnight Chimes

Official Selection to the Nebula Film Festival screenings in Chicago, IL on July 27th, 2004.

Nebula Film Fest

Official Selection to the Imagine Film Screening in Boston MA on August 29th, 2004.


Official Selection to the Twisted Spine Micro Film Festival screenings in Cleveland Ohio on May 22nd, 2004.

Twisted Spine

Official Selection to the Mad River Microcinema screenings in Billings, Montana on May 9th and 11th, 2004.

Mad River

Official Selection at the IU South Bend Film & Video Festival in South Bend, Inidiana University April 9th, 10th, 2004.

IU Festival

Official Selection of the "2003 EAT MY SHORTS"comedy shorts festival in Montreal, Canada July 10-20th, 2003. MORE INFO HERE

Eat my shorts

Official Selection to ARLENE's GROCERY PICTURE SHOW in New York, NY April 11th, 2004

Arelene's Grocery

Official Selection at the Freedom Film Festival - 4:PM Feb 28th, 2004 in Philadelphia MORE INFO HERE

freedom festival !

Official Selection at the Wellfair Film Festival in Atlanta, GA January 27th, 2004.

Sivad Festival

Official Selection at the Wreck Beach Film Festival in Ontario, Canada June 19th-20th, 2004

Official Selection at the Ohio Independent Film Festival in Cleveland, Ohio November 6th, 2003.


Official Selection of the SECOND CINE film festival at the Second City Toronto.

Second Cine Toronto

Official Selection to the GIGGLESHORTS International Comedy Short Film Festival in Toronto, Canada, as a part of the "Mini Giggles" June 12th, 2003 and also the GiggleShorts Film Festival, "Largest Comedy Shorts Festival in the world", September 24-28th, 2003

Giggle Shorts site


Official Selection at the Sivad Festival of Independent Films- April 25th, 2003, at Madlab Theater MORE INFO HERE

SIVAD festival !

Official Selection at the ZENGENIUS monthly Short Film Screenings - April 21st, 2003, Columbus, OH MORE INFO HERE


Official Selection of the FOXGRAPE FILM SERIES


Official Selection at the Queen City Film Festival in Cincinnati, Ohio September 13th, 2003.

Sivad Festival




  • Starring Jack Hourigan & Colleen Doyle
  • Written by Peter John Ross, Colleen Doyle, & Jack Hourigan
  • Sound by Bret Dahlgren
  • Assistant Director - Derek Rimelspach
  • Produced by George Caleodis & Peter John Ross
  • Music by Ian Ross & The Lucky 13 Band
  • Edited by Peter John Ross
  • Cinematography by John Fromes
  • Dolly Grip Brandy Seymour & Derek Rimelspach
  • Additional Camera by Bret Dahlgren
  • Production Assistant - Linda Byrket
  • Special Thanks to Tavares Teleproductions, Maria Correll, The Second City Cleveland, & Becky's Bar & Grill Downtown Cleveland.


Behind the Scenes

Jack Hourigan (Food Network, and WUAB's "The Block") is the youngest of nine children, Jack Hourigan grew up just outside Toronto, Ontario, in Canada. A graduate of McGill University in Montreal and the famed Second City Conservatory, she has written and performed three shows with The Second City Cleveland. In her spare time she co-hosts The Block on UPN and reports mildly amusing stories for CBS 19-Action News in Cleveland. Her favorite job is being Mom to her son Spencer, with whom she shares a love for horses, hockey, and chocolate. She can be seen in the motion picture American Splendor.

Colleen Doyle is from Rocky River, Ohio, and attended Vanderbilt University. After writing greeting cards for American Greetings in Cleveland, Doyle became a cast member of the hit Broadway musical, Tony 'n Tina's Wedding, now playing at the Hanna Theater in Cleveland's Theater District.

A re-do of a PSA for the CFC, and then placed on several web sites. This movie has the world record of being removed the most times from websites by a small company in Central Ohio...

Features the song "DAMN LEATHER JACKET" from the Lucky 13 Band. For more on the Lucky 13 band click here

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