About Set!
Once a year, a group of feverishly determined table setters vie for the “Best of Show” ribbon at the Orange County Fair table setting competition. Often referred to as “The Olympics of Table Setting,” contestants can spend over 6 months preparing their table to compete and ultimately be judged. A mere misplaced soup spoon can mean the end for an otherwise perfect table. But like any competition, it is not without its dramatics. Old rivalries, controversy, and eccentric personalities come to a head as SET! explores topics far beyond the silverware.
UPDATE (09/21/21):  New screening announcements below!
10/14/21 - Heartland International Film Festival - Online October 6th - Tickets & Information here.
9/18/21 - Film Fest Tucson - Tickets & Information here.
UPDATE (09/07/21):  New screening announcements below!
9/17/21 - Newburyport Documentary Film Festival - Tickets & Information here.
9/18/21 - Peoria Film Fest - Tickets & Information here.
9/27/21 - Araluen Arts Centre in Alice Springs, Austrailia - Tickets & Information here.
10/07/21 & 10/08/21- Edmonton International Film Festival - Tickets & Information here.
UPDATE (07/12/21):  Two updates for Australia! Set! will be screening in theaters at the Melbourne International Film Festival on August 14th & 20th and online August 6th. Click for Tickets. Also, due to popular demand, the Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival will be adding a second screening of Set! on July 16th @ Dendy Canberra. Click for Tickets.
UPDATE (06/17/21):  Set! will screen at the Phoenix Film Festival in Arizona on Tuesday, August 17 @ 7:30pm. The screening will be followed by a live Q&A with the Director Scott Gawlik and DP Jon Salmon. Click here for tickets.
UPDATE (06/01/21):  Set! will screening at Cannes Marché du Film on June 22 & June 23!
UPDATE (05/27/21):  Set! will screening at BEAT! Film Festival on June 10 at 19:30 in Moscow, Russia at the Illyuzion Theater. Click here for tickets.
UPDATE (04/30/21):  Director Scott Gawlik talks Set! in POV Magazine
UPDATE (04/28/21):  "It’s not just ‘knives and forks and Emily Post rules." Welcome to the world of competitive table-setting! The Toronto Star reports.
UPDATE (04/26/21):  Set! subject Bonnie Overman and director Scott Gawlik mix it up LIVE on CTV News.
UPDATE (04/21/21):  Ahead of its world premiere at Hot Docs, London-based MetFilm Sales has boarded worldwide sales rights to Set! Click here for the full story on Deadline.
UPDATE (03/23/21):  Set! will world premiere at the 2021 Hot Docs Film Festival! For more information visit the hotdocs website. Additional press inquiries can be submitted below.
Director, Editor, Producer

is a multiple Emmy-nominated producer. Notable works include; Dave Attell: Road Work (Comedy Central), Todd Glass: Act Happy (Netflix), A Little Help With Carol Burnett (Netflix), Nick Dipaolo: Another Senseless Killing, Green Day: Heart Like A Hand Grenade, as well as directing many international television spots. He has also created video wall content for live tours including The Monkees, Black Sabbath, and Idina Menzel.

Associate Producer, DP

is a Director and Cinematographer, known for his work as a DP on Video Game High School (Netflix), Rocketjump The Show (Hulu), Dimension 404 (Hulu), MTV Push (MTV) and You Can Do Better (TruTV). He is part of the comedy collective 5 Second Films and co-directed their first feature film Dude Bro Party Massacre III.

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