At the 2017 Utah Film Awards, Wesley L. Austin and “The IP Section” short film were nominated for four awards: Made-in-Utah Short Film Best Short Film – English-Speaking Best Director of a Short Film Best Lead Actor in a Short Film The short documentary “My Dream’s A Joke: The True Story Behind The IP Section” […]
When things didn’t work out looking for an agent, Wes decided to submit “The IP Section” pilot episode and “My Dream’s A Joke” (documentary) to a couple film festivals to see what would happen. Both shows were accepted by the first festival they were submitted to, iTVFest. Although they didn’t win any awards, they were […]
A middle-aged patent attorney tries to pursue his dream of being a stand-up comedian; Brian takes diet pills that make him constantly go to the bathroom; Nikki finds a pee jar; Judith is concerned about tight clothing worn at the office; Wes and Reid have drinks where Wes complains about his job and Reid gives […]
Wes has his hair and eyebrows done at a hair salon; Anne tries to fix the bad color treatment; Nikki starts calling herself a paralegal; Reid suspects Wes is keeping a secret; Brian is behind on his hours and has to work late. Like our Facebook page! Follow us on Instagram! Follow us on Twitter!
Wes gets bad news about a friend; Judith is lopsided at the office; Nikki and Anne both refuse to tell Judith she’s lopsided; Reid and Brian meet with the inventor of a heated bra. Like our Facebook page! Follow us on Instagram! Follow us on Twitter!
Wes is questioned by his bishop at church; Anne asks woman to share her thoughts at church that end up being too honest for the class; Judith has a phone call with her mom; Brian and Reid work on the weekend; Nikki asks for input on fabrics for a skirt. Like our Facebook page! Follow […]
Wes does open mic night and lies to Anne about it; Judith supports Wes at open mic night; Brian gets ketchup on his shirt and tries to clean it at work; Nikki is stressed at work; Anne investigates credit card charges to the comedy club; Reid notices Wes and Judith both gone and calls them. […]
The official trailer for a new comedy series about a patent attorney who decides to secretly pursue his dream of becoming a stand-up comedian. Created by and starring a real patent attorney, Wes Austin, who dreams of being a stand-up comedian. Like our Facebook page! Follow us on Instagram! Follow us on Twitter!
The pilot of “The IP Section” and its companion documentary,”My Dream’s A Joke” were both accepted to screen at the 2015 Independent Television (ITVFest) Film Festival in Vermont. Wes and some of the crew from the pilot episode take you through the trip, screening and share their thoughts on the highs and lows. Did they […]
This is a documentary about the making of the pilot episode of “The IP Section,” a story about a patent attorney who decides to secretly pursue his dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian. This documentary shows how a real patent lawyer and his legal assistant produced a TV pilot without any experience. The pilot episode […]