Rupture

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Short film from Burkina Faso, 9 minutes
Moree with English subtitles

Screens Thursday, February 26, 2015
Screening Block 1: 12pm-3:15pm

Directed by Caylee So
Produced by Jeff Stanzler
Contact cayleeso@gmail.com
Website http://www.innovisionpictures.com/films/rupture.php

Morie, a young pregnant woman living in a small village in Burkina Faso, has always dreamed of bigger and better things for herself, but bound by traditions, Morie’s labor challenges will change the course of three people’s lives forever.

About the Director

In 2011, Caylee So was awarded the Zonta’s Women in Film grant for Most Promising Young Filmmaker. In 2012 Caylee received her MFA in Film Production at Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, having won the Best Picture and Best Director at her school’s Cecil Awards that year. She is also the winner of the Director’s Guild of America’s 18th annual Best Female Student Director award.

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About Winter Film Awards

Winter Film Awards (WFA) is a volunteer-run and operated celebration of the diversity of local and international film-making. Our Mission is to recognize excellence in cinema and to promote learning and artistic expression for people at all stages of their artistic careers with a focus on nurturing emerging filmmakers and helping them gain recognition and contacts to break into this difficult industry. We pride ourselves on our diverse collection of Festival selections, allowing our audience to enjoy films they normally wouldn’t think to seek out. WFA is a minority- and women-owned registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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