Those Left Behind
Director: Maria Finitzo
Producer: Lije Sarki
Writer: Maria Finitzo
Cinematographer: Raquel Fernandez Nunez
Editor: Stewart Reeves
Synopsis: Those Left Behind is the story of a family reunited after 25 years who finally find the courage to face the jagged edge of grief. It is a story about a tragic loss, but it is also a story about how a family moves forward from that loss when they finally accept that they cannot change what has happened. Cinematically beautiful and deeply moving, it is a powerful portrayal of a family coming to terms with the death of their son.
Screening Time: 4:15 pm
Wilshire Screening Room. Will Call Tickets
Web Site: http://www.filmartsproductions.com/those-left-behind.php
Maria Finitzo: Maria is a two-time Peabody Award-winning social issue documentary filmmaker whose 26 years as a documentary filmmaker has resulted in a body of work that has won every major broadcast award and has been screened in festivals and theaters around the world. Her films are novelistic in their structure, providing multiple points of connection for an audience. She allows the narrative arc of her character’s story to evolve, colliding with other subjects from the film, creating a complex, nuanced story that serves as a vehicle to deepen our understanding of society through everyday human drama.