An interview with Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, about the film!
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A woman struggling with the isolation of autism, and trying so hard, but so unsuccessfully to connect with others, suddenly finds herself truly alone when civilization comes to an end. But when she encounters another lost soul, the two find an improbable bond in the midst of their desolation.
Mageina Tovah, Co-director, Writer, and Actor, has been an acting in the film and television industry for a decade and a half. She has worked on many high profile projects such as Scandal, American Horror Story, Shameless, The Shield, and the Spider-man movies. She has also worked extensively in theater, including work at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and a decade long run working with Ray Bradbury and his Pandemonium Theatre Company.
Charlie Lieberman ASC, Co-director and Director of Photography, is known for his work on television shows such as Heroes, My So Called Life, Joan of Arcadia and Once and Again. He was director of photography for the Oscar winning short Session Man, and the Oscar nominated short 12:01 PM.
Charlie is also a landscape photographer, and for the past several years he has been concentrating on capturing the beauty and remoteness of the American West. Charlie's photographs are shown in galleries all over.
Bruce Sharp, Gaffer (Lighting Designer), has been in the film and television industry for years, and is known for his work on The Dark Knight Rises, Planet of the Apes, Heroes, Spider-man 2, and The Goldbergs.
$25,000 - We don't have to sleep in tents for the shoot!
$30,000 - We can help out our crew with a little stipend!
REASONS TO SUPPORT!
We can always use more strong female leads in film!
How often do we get to see a character with autism in a heroic role?
Seasoned veterans of the film industry working together to make something beautiful!
Risks and challenges
We have a child and a dog in the cast, so anything can happen : )
We will also be shooting in a remote location, and there are risks inherent in that, but we are confident that with the years of experience shared between us, we will handle whatever comes our way!
- (30 days)