Green Grass

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Shorts: Animation 1
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27 11:59 PM

Best of Fest Encores
Part 1 of a selection of local and international animated shorts.

Access
Watch From:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:Minnesota Premiere
Programs:Shorts
Tags:Animation
Science Fiction
Release Year:2020
Runtime:8 min
Country/Region:Canada
Festivals & Awards:Thomas Edison Film Festival 2021 - Jury's Citation Award
Hamilton Film Festival 2020 - Award Nominee: Best Visual Effects
Language:English
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhCoHHx2Xg0
Cast/Crew
Director:Michael Greco
Executive Producer:Michael Greco
Producer:Mariana Ospina-Arteaga
Cinematographer:Nick Alberelli
Screenwriter:Michael Greco
Editor:Garus Booth
Composer:Andrew Harris

Description

Best of Fest Encores

Two hopeful migrants make the arduous journey to what they’re sure must be a better life only to confront the reality that their destination may no longer be the place they believed it was.

Director Biography

Michael GrecoA veteran on the management side of the music industry and on the creative side of the advertising world, Michael is an emerging filmmaker whose new work Green Grass marks his screenwriting and directing debut. From his first job at fourteen as a part-time indie video store clerk, his lifelong obsession with movies combined with a decade worth of experience writing and creating TV commercials has indirectly prepared him to take his first steps into the film world with Green Grass.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Animation 1