Cast: Bill Boehler and Kate Berlant, Blair Beeken, Katy Fullan
A woman invites her former ceramics instructor to live with her after her husband’s disappearance.
Doron Max Hagay is a director based in Brooklyn. He frequently collaborates with comedians, many of whom appear in his no budget web-series “Monica,” described by Paper Magazine in 2016 as “the most underrated web-series on the internet.” He has two Vimeo Staff Picks, one for his short film “Erica Wexler is Online,” and “Mom Commercial,” a sketch he directed for comedian Cole Escola. “Vape” a short film he wrote, directed and edited about a realtor who falls for a mechanic who vapes was featured on www.shortofthweek.com and was picked up by JASH, an online comedy platform founded by Sarah Silverman, Tim and Eric, Michael Cera and Reggie Watts.
The MATINEE ONE screening at the Nitehawk Shorts Festival features eight films that explore the encouragement of imagination, pursued ambition, and the struggles in life that are both personal and culture.