In the feature film "collective:unconscious," five of independent film's most adventurous filmmakers join forces to adapt each other's dreams for the screen. In this segment, director Lauren Wolkstein adapts Frances Bodomo's dream.
“My PE class and I are stuck in a volcano and we’re being made to drink hair in soap water to stop from getting blown up by the volcano-master (who has a walrus mustache).” -Frances Bodomo's dream.
Director: Lauren Wolkstein Dreamer: Frances Bodomo Producer: Chanelle Elaine Director of Photography: Zachary Galler Starring: Will Blomker & Ryan Cassata
Official Selections: SXSW, Maryland Film Festival, BAMcinemaFest, Cleveland International Film Festival, IFP Screen Forward, Atlanta Film Festival, Ashland Independent Film Festival, Dallas International Film Festival, Nashville Film Festival, Independent Film Festival Boston, Montclair Film Festival, Galway Film Fleadh
Starring Anna Margaret Hollyman, Camille Claris, Ulysse Grosjean
A 30-year-old American woman enters into a teenage party in the South of France. Some of the guests wonder who she is and what she is doing there.
2013 Sundance Film Festival 2013 SXSW Film Festival 2013 Maryland Film Festival (Opening Night) 2013 Sundance NEXT WEEKEND 2013 Filmmaker's 25 New Faces Screening 2014 IFC Center's New French Shorts (presented by UniFrance)
Eddie Van Buren, a traumatized teenage Marine, is forced to play the role of 'the hero' at his homecoming party. In pursuing a rebellious, precocious sixteen-year-old girl, Candy, he sees an opportunity to numb his pain and connect to a fellow lost soul.
OFFICIAL SELECTIONS & AWARDS
2010 SXSW Film Festival - Best Narrative Short Film
2009 Palm Springs International ShortFest - Best Short Under 15 Minutes - Most Promising Student Filmmaker
2009 San Sebastián International Film Festival
2009 Columbia University Film Festival - Adrienne Shelly Award for Best Director - Plum Pictures Most Promising Filmmaker - Student Choice Award: Best Direction - Entertainment Partners Best Producing
2010 Florida Film Festival - Jury Award for Outstanding Performance
2010 Cleveland International Film Festival - Best Student Short Film