DEPARTING GESTURE

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  • Directors Brian Bolster and Jonathan Napolitano in attendance

    In the American South, Trey Sebrell is one of only a few funeral directors providing full services to unclaimed persons abandoned by their families because of the shame, stigma and miseducation surrounding HIV-related conditions.

    PART OF SHORTS PROGRAM 1

  • Brian Bolster's films have screened at over 70 international festivals. His short ONE YEAR LEASE won the Best Documentary Short award at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, and his most recent short, WINTER'S WATCH, was named New Hampshire Film of the Year at the 2017 New Hampshire Film Festival.

    Jonathan Napolitano's work has been exhibited & published by Tribeca Film Festival, Aspen Shortsfest, Seattle International Film Festival, PBS & The Atlantic. Additionally his films THE CAROUSEL, FIG'S REPRESENTATION & LANDING ON AIRWAVES were highlighted as a "Staff Pick" by Vimeo's curation team. His documentary-short film CATS CRADLE received a Regional Emmy® Award in 2018.

  • Brian Bolster
    Exit 36 Productions, LLC
    briansbolster@icloud.com
    646-549-1824