Directed by Mark Slutsky

Cast: Aaron Abrams, Anna Hopkins

A down-on-his-luck lawyer awakes in a doorless room to find he’s been selected to negotiate on behalf of the human race.

Director’s Bio
A writer and director based in Montreal, Mark Slutsky’s short films have premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, the Tribeca Film Festival, and other festivals all over the world. Two of them have been selected as Vimeo Staff Picks. He’s also animated shorts for the 44th season of Sesame Street called I’m 1, Too, with Stephen Evans.

Feature work includes co-writing the feature documentary The Fruit Hunters and co-writing and co-producing the feature comedy Peepers. He teaches film and filmmaking at the Montreal campus of Champlain College of Vermont.

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DUST is teaming up with Nitehawk to deliver an evening of some of the best sci-fi content the Nitehawk Shorts Festival has ever seen. The first-ever Sci-Fi Midnite presentation will include various popular short films from the DUST catalog, as well as works submitted specially for the event from a variety of filmmakers. Audiences will enjoy films that range from traditional science fiction to groundbreaking genre content.

Dates & Times
Nitehawk Cinema Williamsburg

Sat, Nov 10
12:10 am