Director: Dan Levy Dagerman
Producer: Selina Ringel
Writer: Lindsay Levy
Cinematographer: Cory Warner
Editor: Mike Aguilar
Production Designer: Erik Robert
Synopsis: Lily and Ben are the perfect couple from an outside perspective. However, Ben, who is a star baseball player in the peak of his career, abuses Lily both physically and emotionally. On the day that Ben is drafted to the Major League, Lily's tolerance reaches its limit. She decides to take things into her own hands, regardless of the consequences.
Screening Time: October 25th, 2:30 pm
Dan Levy Dagerman (Director) - Dan has directed short films, branded content, and documentaries. Dan began his film career working in production in NYC in 2006. After graduating from SVA in 2009 Dan interned at Ted Hope’s production company “This is That” and went on to work on Friends With Kids as the assistant to Jennifer Westfeldt (writer/director/star). His short based on his grandfather Stig Dagerman’s essay Our Need For Consolation (2012), features Stellan Skarsgård as an on-camera narrator and premiered at the Gothenburg International Film Festival and screened at Palms Springs Shortfest in 2012. Dan met his wife, producer Selina Ringel at AFI Conservatory and graduated with an MFA in film directing 2014, directing the short film Real Love as his thesis which premiered at LA Shorts and is currently on the festival circuit.
Selina Ringel (Producer) - Selina started her career writing, directing, and producing short films including the award winning Memories Of A Fight which screened at a number of festivals. Selina decided to focus on producing and co-produced the feature film California Winter. Selina went on to work in International Sales and Distribution at Motion Picture Corporation of America, attending AFM and Cannes on their behalf in 2011. Selina received her International Baccaleurate at Institut Le Rosey in Switzerland and her BA in Film Production at Loyola Marymount University and is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Italian. Selina met her husband, director Dan Levy Dagerman at AFI Conservatory and graduated with an MFA in Film Producing in 2014 producing the short film Real Love as his thesis which premiered at LA Shorts and is currently on the festival circuit.
Lindsay Levy (Writer) - Switch Hitter is Lindsay Levy’s debut project. A forthcoming graduate of Sarah Lawrence college in May of 2015, she is excited to continue creating challenging and engaging content for the page and the screen.