Mexman (w/ Lotte That Silhouette Girl)
Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A
Mexman, Josh Polon (Dir.), 90 minutes, USA, 2018
BIFF USA: Domestic Narratives – Ed Summer Film History Showcase
Producer Mark Myers in attendance.
Germán is a young artist and filmmaker striving to complete his first feature film, while plagued by the ghost of a long-lost love and a battle for creative control with his producers in Josh Polon’s obsessively crafted character study.
Lotte That Silhouette Girl, Carla Patullo (Dir.), 10 minutes, USA, 2018
This film animates the life of pioneering animator Lotte Reiniger who ignited the screen with shadows, light, and a pair of magical scissors. .
Festivals: Hot Docs