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2 NIGHTS TILL MORNING (Lithuania/Finland) and THE OPPOSITE OF A FAIRY TALE (USA short)
October 15, 2016 @ 9:20 am to approx. 11:45 am
THE OPPOSITE OF A FAIRY TALE
West Coast Preview
A Film Lab and AAFL TV Production
By Jennifer Betit Yen
Guests: Timothy Yang, Bruce Yang, Collin Heald and Ryan Heald
Benefit to combat Elder Abuse
($15.00 at the door)
When Celeste, a kind social worker, meets Josephine, an elderly patient in a nursing home, the two develop a close friendship. Soon, her family comes to visit and it becomes apparent that Josephine has fallen victim to one of America’s hidden epidemics: elder abuse. Inspired by True Events.
CAST: Timothy Yang was the youngest boy in the cast of THE KING AND I on Broadway at the Lincoln Center Theater from the beginning of the show until the closing. Collin Heald has been a model on the website ZULILY. He appeared in the season finale of ID Channels show I’D KILL FOR YOU. More cast information: Click here: asianamericanfilmlab site :: The Cast
SCREENINGS: Asian American International Fil Festival, MOCA Films/Museum of Chinese in America, SAG-AFTRA Foundation/New York Short Film Showcase
Writer: Jennifer Betit Yen
Producer: Film Lab, Inc.,
Starring: Jo Yang, Nikole Marone, Albert Chan, and Deborah Kuhn, among others.
Running Time: 22 minutes
www.film-lab.org / www.TheOppositeOfAFairyTale.com
2 NIGHTS TILL MORNING
While on business trip, Caroline, a French architect, and Jaako, a Finnish DJ, meet in Vilnius, Lithuania and end up spending the night together. But their relationship, they first thought was only a one night stand, takes an unexpected turn when a volcanic ash cloud prevents all flights from taking off.
Starring: MARIE-JOSÉE CROZE (Winner Best Actress @ Cannes International Film Festival for “The Barbarian Invasions”)
Director: Mikko Kuparinen
Running Time: 84 minutes
Distributor: WIDE Management
Languages: English, French, Finnish
Montreal World Film Festival 2015 – Official World Competition, Best Director Award
Sao Paulo International Film Festival 2015 – New Directors Competition
Valladolid International Film Festival 2015 – Meeting Point Competition, Best Film Award
Edinburgh Film Festival 2016 – Focus on Finland
Brussels Film Festival 2016 – Section Panorama
Official Website w|Press Kit: http://media.wix.com/ugd/12932b_81aa55a10eb34e27b0ce73a8411bc0dc.pdf