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 surviving lunch

Thursday September 25th, 2019 at 6:15pm

Program #2

A beautiful teenage girl named Gabriella moves to Florida from the Bronx after a school shooting tears her life apart. As Gabriella struggles to overcome her grief, she sees a boy being bullied in the lunchroom and begins a dangerous quest to stop the meanest boy in school.

Meet the filmmakers

WRITER - KT Curran


PRODUCERS - Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida , Jerry Chambless, Roger Sandt, Willa & Bob Bernhard, The Amicus Foundation 

CINEMATOGRAPHER - Natasha Thornton

EDITOR - KT Curran



KT Curran(Writer/Director/Editor/) is a film director, published playwright, screenwriter, and professional, Equity actress with two feature films, four shorts, commercials, and 11 plays published and produced worldwide.   She is the Artistic Director of SOURCE PRODUCTIONS, an award-winning film company for young adults.  


As the Director of SOURCE PRODUCTIONS, KT has led the program to national prominence with live theatre and film productions that are seen by hundreds of thousands each year.   Most recently, KT has written and directed the feature film, Surviving Lunch a new movie about what it means to be a teenager in America today – in the age of bullying, gun violence, and hiding under your desk.

Natasha Thornton(Director of Photography)  has been a life-long visual artist, and drawing storyboards introduced her to her passion for working behind a camera. She earned her BFA in Digital Filmmaking from Ringling College of Art & Design and has been pursuing cinematography in many forms. She currently works full-time as a Cinematographer and also freelances on a variety of narrative projects, working in the camera department for tv series, features, shorts, music videos, events, documentaries and more. Some of her most recent cinematography work include "Surviving Lunch," her first feature as a DP, and Amazon Prime series "Barry Baker: Aspiring Serial Killer."