Saturday, February 17th
9:45 – 11:40pm
Naval Heritage Center
$11 IN ADVANCE HERE OR AT THE DOOR
Screens as part of Chills and Thrills Late Night Shorts.
Directed by Alex Mendez Giner
USA, Mexico / 2017 / 9mins / East Coast Premiere
A writer in the middle of her creative process, receives a series of anonymous packages with morbidly disturbing content. This mysterious intrusion into her life ignites a war between her anxiety and the work she is struggling to create.
Alex Mendez Giner is an award winning filmmaker with over 15 years of experience. His works explore human relationships, through films set in the frontier between reality and imagination. His films have been shown in more than 20 countries around the globe and he has obtained several awards, of particular relevance is the Audience Choice Award presented at the 14th Shanghai International Film Festival. His film, “The Book of Judith,” received a production grant from the New York State Council of the Arts and has shown in many international film festivals including the 16th Milan International Film Festival and the 37th Durban International Film Festival. He currently teaches film at Syracuse University.