Wednesday NOVEMBER 4th

Opening Night at CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL


- BLOCK ONE -
RED CARPET RECEPTION – 6:00PM
Feature Film – 7:00pm – CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL

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THE WANNABE

Drama (91 mins.)
Director/Writer: Nick Sandow
Producers: Lizzie Nastro, Vincent Piazza, Michael Gasparro
Executive Producers: Academy Award® Winner Martin Scorsese and Dean Devlin
Cast: Vincent Piazza, Patricia Arquette, Michael Imperioli, Nick Sandow

Synopsis: Obsessed with mob culture, and desperate to fit in, Thomas sets out to fix the 1992 trial of John Gotti. He believes if the plan is executed, it will put him at the center of all that he idolizes. The plot is foiled setting off events worthy of mob lore. The Wannabe intertwines real people and true events, past and present, with fantasy.

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- BLOCK TWO -
Shorts Program – 9:00pm – CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL


A MILE IN THESE HOOVES

Comedy (15 mins.) Canada, South Carolina Premiere
Director/Writer: James Brylowski
Cast: Jordan Gray and Ned Petrie 

Synopsis: Tom and Mark set out on a mission to break the world record for Longest Distance Travelled in a Two-Person Costume. As they travel by foot from Toronto to Venice Beach, California in a two-person donkey costume, they will push their physical, mental and emotional limits to the test.


CLOUD & MUD       

Drama (15 mins.) China, SC Premiere
Director/Writer: A Cheng Dong
Producer: QianYu Jin
Cast: Yu Wang and De Shun Wang

Synopsis: A fugitive on the street looking for the next target.


BIRTHDAY 

Family/Drama (13 mins.)                
Director/Writer/Producer: Chris King
Cast: Chris Gouchoe and Mandy Moody 

Synopsis: When a young military wife gets news that her Marine husband has been severely wounded in combat, she discovers that life ahead for them is going to be a difficult, and yet amazing, journey.


THE RED HOUSE

Drama (18 mins.)
Director/Writer: Jiaqi Lin
Producer: Larry Kaster
Cast: Felix Fang, Maykayla Gatmaitan, Leann Lei and Peggy Lu

Synopsis: The Red House is the story of Fangfang, a twenty-five-year-old prostitute, struggling to save enough to buy back her freedom. But she has to rethink her plans when six-year-old Amei is sold into prostitution by her desperate parents.


SLUT

Thriller (21 mins.) SC Premiere 
Director/Writer: Chloe Okuno
Producer: Lisa Gollobin
Cast: James Gallo, Sally Kirkland and Molly McIntyre

Synopsis: A naive young girl becomes the target of a murderous sociopath when she attempts to reinvent herself to impress the boys in her small Texas town.


CAREER GIRL

Comedy (9 mins.) SC Premiere
Director: Fortunato Procopio
Writer/Producer: Johanna Watts
Cast: Jon Huertas, Tava Smiley and Johanna Watts 

Synopsis: On the morning of the most important meeting of her career, an ambitious executive wakes up with a hilarious and impossible problem.