A note from Geoff Marslett


Welcome to the shiny new Swerve Pictures website. This is a collection of info on films and projects made by (or at least partially made by) Geoff Marslett.

I’ll try to keep this up to date, but checking out my IMDB page or the facebook pages for each film is also a good idea for the latest announcements.

Thanks for stopping by.


Geoff Marslett

Geoff Marslett is a native Texan who took a circuitous path to filmmaking, studying mathematics, philosophy, art, science, and languages at St. John’s College (1996) before returning to Texas to pursue an MFA in filmmaking at UT (2001). In addition to making films… Full Bio.



MARS (2010)

A new space race is born between NASA and the ESA when Charlie Brownsville, Hank Morrison, and Dr. Casey Cook compete against an artificially intelligent robot to find out what’s up there… Read more >>


Allie leads an unfocused life with no job and a lame boyfriend. So it’s no surprise when she hops on the next bus (well more of an RV full of karate rockers) to Texas after being attacked… Read more >>

YAKONA (2014)

Yako­na, meaning “rising water” in a local Native American language, is a visual journey through the crystal clear waters of the San Marcos River and its headwaters at Spring Lake. Read more >>

Swerve Videos

Loves Her Gun Trailer

The Painted Redstarts

Mars Trailer

Austin Anijam 2014