Heartland International Film Festival

When My Sleeping Dragon Woke - VIRTUAL

Expired October 17, 2022 3:59 AM
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A little girl lives in a custodian apartment inside a New York Public Library, where her father stokes its coal furnace 24/7. Decades later, actor Sharon Washington chooses the theater to write her modern-day fairytale filled with real and imagined dragons, family secrets, forgiveness, and a world of books.

Talent Scheduled to attend for post-screening Q&A (subject to change):

Chuck Schultz - Director, Producer

Judah Lev Dickstein - Director

Sharon Washington - Featured Subject

Film Contact

Chuck Schultz


  • Year
  • Runtime
    80 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
  • Premiere
    World Premiere
  • Rating
    Mature Themes
  • Note
    English Subtitles
  • Social Media
  • Director
    Chuck Schultz, Judah-Lev Dickstein
  • Screenwriter
    Chuck Schultz, Judah-Lev Dickstein
  • Producer
    Chuck Schultz
  • Executive Producer
    Colman Domingo, Raúl Domingo
  • Cast
    Sharon Washington, Colman Domingo, Oskar Eustis