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BLOCK A | Opening Night
THEME: Delightfully Different
WEDNESDAY | 7 - 9 PM
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY | DINA'S PLACE at the DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER | map it
Experimental | 2019 | 8 min. 30 sec.
Suggested Rating | PG
Country | United States
Language | No Dialogue
Producer | Joe Lyons
Director | Meghann Artes
Writer | Meghann Artes
Cast | Tia Jemison, Brian Healy, Virginia Mayo, Shea Petersen, Sarah Serabian, Lauren Reed, William Delforge, Jolie Lepselter, Greg Fields, Chloe Baldwin, Tj Thomas, Jayson Lee, Maricruz Menchero, Matthew Elam, Eamon Hurd, Hunter Bryant, Kim Baker, Marchetta Genis
[USA Film Festival • Woods Hole Film Festival • LA Shorts International Film Festival • Festival du Nouveau Cinema]
Miracle, science and luck all play a part in this vibrant and fantastic imagining of how life begins.
Eligible for Specialty Award:
Woman to Watch
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Meghann Artes is an award-winning filmmaker and animator who has worked with Sesame Street, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Bix Pix, NBC and ABC. Her short films have enjoyed success in festivals across the country and, in 2009, her work for Sesame Street was awarded both an Emmy and a Peabody.
Drawing from her small town childhood and her urban career, Meghann's independent works artfully utilize handmade elements and modern techniques. Meghann's whimsical subject matter as well as her use of color and texture draw in audiences of all ages.
Meghann holds an MFA from the Animation Workshop at UCLA and is currently an independent filmmaker and an associate professor at DePaul University in Chicago
Website | http://www.meghannartes.com
Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/ohbabyfilm