DEAD RIVER is an intellectual mystery/drama set in the literary world. A biographer of a renowned crime writer discovers real darkness behind the fiction. The feature was shot in the Santa Fe area with a terrific New Mexican crew and cast, including Morse Bicknell, Eb Lottimer, Lora Cunningham, Victor Talmadge, Staci Robbins, Bernardo Saracino, and Hank Rogerson. DEAD RIVER was written and directed by Jason DeBoer. It had its world premiere in July 2015 in Spain at the Madrid International Film Festival, where it was nominated for Best Director and New Talented Director, and had its U.S. premiere in September at the Boise Film Festival.