The Chair is the story of a mysterious outbreak of poisonous mold in a small town and one boy's attempt to understand his mother's death, his grandmother's obsession with their discarded recliner, and the roots of this short-lived, strange, and inexplicable plague.
Director(s): Grainger David
Producer(s): Spencer Kiernan, Caroline Oliveira
Screenwriter(s): Grainger David
Cinematographer: Jimmy Lee Phelan
Editor(s): Jarrah Gurrie
Production Designer: Kate Rance
Sound Designer: Scott Hirsch
Music: Sasha Gordon
Additional Credits: SOUND: Levi Abrino, 1ST AC: Cole Koehler, GAFFER: Tristan Allen, GRIP: Igor Ibradzic, SCRIPT SUPERVISOR: Andinh Ha
Principal Cast: Khari Lucas, Ja'kye Williams, Jadin Williams, Amya Williams, Rev. Martha Florence Brown, King Hoey
Grainger David is a director and screenwriter from Wadmalaw Island, SC. THE CHAIR is his NYU Grad Film thesis project. Grainger is currently at work on a new short funded by the South Carolina Film Commission. He was recently awarded a Spring 2012 filmmaker residency at the MacDowell Colony.
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