American Movie Trailer

American Movie Trailer (1999)

05 November 1999 Factual 107 mins

AMERICAN MOVIE is the story of filmmaker Mark Borchardt, his mission, and his dream. Spanning over two years of intense struggle with his film, his family, financial decline, and spiritual crisis, AMERICAN MOVIE is a portrayal of ambition, obsession, excess, and one man's quest for the American Dream.

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Mark Borchardt

as Filmmaker

Mike Schank

as Friend

Mike Schank

as Friend / Musician

Tom Schimmels

as Actor in 'Coven'

Monica Borchardt

as Mark's Mom

Alex Borchardt

as Mark's Brother

Chris Borchardt

as Mark's Brother

Ken Keen

as Friend / Associate Producer

Matt Weisman

as Casting Director

Bill Borchardt

as Mark's Uncle / Executive Producer

Cliff Borchardt

as Mark's Dad

Tom Beach

as Production Manager

Joan Petrie

as Mark's Girlfriend / Associate Producer


Chris Smith


Chris Smith

Chris Smith Director of Photography

Chris Smith

Chris Smith Producer

Sarah Price

Sarah Price Producer

Jim McKay

Jim McKay Co-Producer

Michael Stipe

Michael Stipe Co-Producer

Mike Schank

Original Music Composer

Jun Diaz

Jun Diaz Editor

International Titles

American Movie - The Making of Northwestern Trailer

American Movie: The Making of Northwestern Trailer

International Releases Dates

Australia 13 April 2000

United Kingdom 07 July 2000

United States 05 November 1999

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