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Friday, December 2, 2016, 1:00PM-2:35PM
The Mix feature film - Click here to purchase tickets!
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Director: Chris Mollica & Greg Townsend
Category: Narrative Feature
Runtime: 81 minutes
Place of Origin: Los Angeles, CA/Rockville Centre, NY
Shooting Locations: Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY; Quogue, NY
Synopsis: (Comedy) The Mix is a dark comedy about Sal, the happy and hapless owner of a home grown cookie company. With his business riding a financial plateau and his loyal girlfriend Christine pushing for career and relationship growth, Sal and his business manager Tim place their hopes in the hands of the enigmatic Joshua Vandersteem. After the deal goes bad, Sal is forced into desperate action. In a narrative that jumps through time, The Mix tells the story of a good man forced into one bad decision after another.
Cast: Chris Mollica, Brian Silliman, Cyrina Fiallo, Chad Jamian Williams, Camelia Dee, Emilio Rossal, Mike Shaffrey
Crew: Writer: Kenneth R. Frank & Chris Mollica; Producer: Chris Mollica, Shawna Brandle, Brett Brandle, Kenneth R. Frank; Ben Fredman, Director of Photography; Scott Wilk, Composer
Production Background & Fun Facts: The story of The Mix is inspired by the real-life cookie mix developed by writer Ken Frank for director and star Chris Mollica. All the violence, however, is fictional.
Festivals & Accolades: Official Selection, Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival (2016); Best Comedy, NYC Chain Film Festival (2016); Best Actress (Cyrina Fiallo as Christine), NYC Chain Film Festival (2016)