A look inside SFF’s “When Jeff Tried to Save the World”


SARASOTA – Hallie Peilet chats with Jon Heder, who plays the role of Jeff, and Writer/Director Kendall Goldberg.

The short version of When Jeff Tried to Save the World debuted at last year’s Sarasota Film Festival, and now the crew is back with the feature.

To follow the film’s post-Sarasota journey, visit whenjeffmovie.com.

The film makes its world premiere Monday night at 9:00.

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Hallie Peilet
Hallie Peilet is an Indiana University graduate with a degree in broadcast journalism, and a minor in music. She has had experience in several media outlets. Previously, she interned for WCIU-TV in Chicago, learning about production and live reporting. During her senior year at IU, she worked as a reporter and anchor for her campus news station, and as a multimedia journalist for WTIU/WFIU, the PBS/NPR affiliate in Bloomington. She grew up just outside of Chicago in Munster, Indiana, and in her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, discovering new music, and watching Chicago sports. If you have an idea for a story, e-mail her at hallie.peilet@snntv.com.