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Director: Mike Paulucci|
Category: Narrative Feature
Runtime: 81 minutes
Place of Origin: Chicago, Illinois
Shooting Locations: Chicago, Illinois & New Orleans, Lousiana
Synopsis: (Comedy) Chris, a career-obsessed orphan whose attempts to forge a dependable and tranquil future for himself spin out of control after news reports of a deadly hurricane trigger a flood of mysterious dreams from his childhood. Chris loses everything and is plunged into a world of con-men, hustlers and dreamers, where he is forced to confront his own mixed up notions of life, love, and career.
Cast: Chris Mast, Zanny Laird, Matthew Isler, Courtney Boxwell
Crew: Writers: Michael Paulucci and Edward Tyndall - Producers: Michael Paulucci, Edward Tyndall, Chris Mast, Jason Flynn - Director of Photography: Seamus Mulligan-Ferry
Production Background & Fun Facts: The filmmakers shot this film during the three hottest weeks in Chicago history, had their lives threatened by gangs, their van stolen, had to do a reshoot in a crack hotel, and lived to tell this story. The Gumbo doesn't die.
Festivals & Accolades: Athens International Film Festival