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|THE ONE ARMED MAN|
Friday, December 5, 2014, 3:30PM-5:20PM
Drama Short Film Block 1 - Hard Times and Bad Crimes - Click here to purchase tickets!
Director: Tim Guinee|
Category: Narrative Short
Runtime: 27 minutes
Place of Origin: Hudson Valley, New York
Shooting Locations: Hudson Valley, New York
Synopsis: (Drama) Oscar-winning writer Horton Foote's chilling drama, One Armed Man, a wealthy cotton gin executive is confronted by a disgruntled former employee demanding the return of an arm lost in the gin's machinery.
Cast: Charles Haid, Terry Kinney
Crew: Writers: Horton Foote ("To Kill a Mockingbird" screenplay) - Producers: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Tim Guinee, Hallie Foote, Bruno Michels - Director of Photography: David Tumblety - Production Designer: Jesika Farkas
Production Background & Fun Facts: One Armed Man is Tim Guinee's directorial film debut. As an actor he had the luck of working on two plays by Horton Foote as well as the film version of Horton's play Lily Dale (Produced by Hallie Foote). He has also appeared in over two hundred roles on the stage, in television and film.
Festivals & Accolades: Winner Best Short Film (Oscar Qualifying) USA Film Festival, Best Director - White Sands International Film Festival, Best Short Film - Knoxville Film Festival, Best Short Film - Cape Fear International Film Festival, Honorable Mention - Cleveland International Film Festival, Best Short Film - South Dakota Film Festival