The Cast & Crew

deanna-headshotDeanna Brochin stars as Mercedes Lara. She has appeared in more than 25 films and television productions, including Boyhood, directed by Richard Linklater, The 2 Bobs, directed by Tim McCanlies, and Friday Night Lights.

gary-headshotGary Kent, co-starring as Alfred Whitby, has been an actor, writer, director and stuntman for more than fifty years. A cult icon, he has appeared in over 40 films, as detailed in his memoir Shadows and Light: Journeys with Outlaws in Revolutionary Hollywood

jon-headshotJon Michael Davis co-stars as Spenser Sharp. In his 20-year acting career, he has appeared in W., Red White and Blue, Blacktino, Treme and Desperate Housewives, and is featured in the ABC series American Crime.

drew_headshotDrew Thomas grew up in Jackson, TN and moved to Austin, TX after high school where he graduated from UT in 2010 with a degree in film. He works in Austin as a freelance videographer and graphic artist. Frame Switch is his first feature.

john_studioJohn Herndon is a poet, novelist, filmmaker and musician who lives in Austin, Texas. He has published five books of poetry. His first novel, One Too Many, was published in 2016. He currently teaches literature and writing at Austin Community College.

christina_headshotChristina Puentes is from Corpus Christi, TX and graduated from UT in 2014 with a degree in Rhetoric and Writing. She has worked in politics and education, and brings her unique experience to bear as a producer of Frame Switch.