Director: Seri DeYoung
Producers: Hope Jaymes + Seri DeYoung
Writers: Hope Jaymes + Seri DeYoung
Cinematographer: Devin Schiro
Editor: Devin Schiro
Production Designer: Laura Peterson
Synopsis: When Franci finds out she's been invited to interview for an art college, she feels like her dreams are starting to come true. Now all she has to do is break the news to her co-dependent, substance abusing mother.
Screening Time: 12:15 pm
Saturday, September 24th, 2016
Web Site: www.still-life-short-film.com
Seri DeYoung (director/co-writer/actress) grew up in Corrales, NM. She began her acting career on the stage as a teenager and quickly transitioned into film and television. Some of her credits include Medium, Breaking Bad, and NCIS as well as a few leading roles in various feature films. Most recently Seri appeared in the feature film Bullet starring Danny Trejo where she plays the daughter to the governor, played by John Savage. Seri wrote, directed, and produced short films Daisy, In Touch (WINNER- Best Screenplay, Hollywood Short Film Festival), and Still Life which have been screened at festivals domestically and abroad.
Hope Jaymes (writer/lead actress) is a California girl with some Texan flair. She was born in San Diego, CA and moved with her family to Austin, TX at the age of 13. After experiencing a taste of the film scene in Austin, she decided to move to Los Angeles. She is thrilled to present her writing and producing debut “Still Life.” Her previous acting credits include ABC’s “Modern Family” and the Sally Kirkland/Tony Todd thriller “Jack the Reaper” as well as numerous national commercials. When she’s not writing, producing or acting in her next project she’s training at Diana Castle’s The Imagined Life and the Upright Citizens Brigade.