2001 Woodstock Film Festival -
SHORTS BY WOMEN
BREAKING UP WITH BOB
Quentin, a nine-year-old skateboarder, collides with an elderly woman in a subway riding home from the supermarket. They are accosted by a punk hustling for change and later joined by a jazz musician. Through their compassion for each other the four strangers unintentionally form a surrogate family. They redecorate the subway car and call it home.
Elanna Nicole Allen wrote, directed and produced Low Down Underground during her senior year at Brown University with the help of Nickelodeon. She also studied at the Rhode Island School of Design. During her college years, she studied stop motion animation in Prague under Bretislav Pojar and held an internship at Jiri Trnka’s studio and worked as a clean up and layout artist for the nickelodeon animated series, Hey Arnold! She is presently a character animator on MTV’s stop motion series, Celebrity Deathmatch.
The Loneliness of Animals Directed by Fabienne Bouville 2001/color/20min
A lonely woman copes with a disastrous blind date by keeping herself company with visions of wild animals – until she encounters an enticing proposition….
Born in Toulouse, France, in 1969, Fabienne Bouville grew up in a Parisian suburb and at age 16, moved to New York City. She graduated from Columbia University in 1991 and from ICP in 1993 with a degree in Photojournalism and then started making films. She graduated in May 2001 with an MFA in Film from NYU.Fabienne Bouville Zing Films 262 Mott St., Apt 506 New York, NY 10012 212-334-9341 email@example.com
For the past seven years, Lily Mariye has had a regular role as nurse Lily Jarvik on the NBC television series ER. She graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Theatre Arts and has appeared in many films such as The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Mighty Joe Young, The Shadow, The New Age, and The Doctor. She has written several full-length screenplays, one of which, The Shangri-la Cafe, is the basis for her short film endeavor which won her a grant from the American Film Institute's prestigious Directing Workshop for Women, 13th Cycle.
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