Portland Film Festival 2021

The Absurd - Women's Voices Shorts Block

Expired November 9, 2021 7:45 AM
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Jake is waiting alone at a restaurant for his blind date to arrive, and he starts to project (catastrophize) how the night might go and. Reality and imagination blur together as his anxiety increases.

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  • Runtime
    7 minutes
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  • Note
    Directed by, starring and Co-written by Carly Chaikin, known for her work on the award-winning Mr. Robot and Suburgatory.
  • Director
    Carly Chaikin
  • Screenwriter
    Carly Chaikin, Nina Steffel
  • Producer
    Ryan Bunnell
  • Executive Producer
    Carly Chaikin, Nina Steffel
  • Cast
    Jake - Hunter Paul, Female Dates - Carly Chaikin, Amy - Carly Chaikin, Waitress - Lily Sullivan, Dog - Wallie
  • Cinematographer
    Adam Sampson
  • Editor
    Carly Chaikin
  • Sound Design
    Cabba Cai
  • Music
    Gabriel De Leon