2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Life in Color

Saturday, March 14
11:30AM - 12:56PM

Alamo Lamar B
1120 S Lamar Blvd


With no place to live, two strangers are stuck house sitting together. At odds, Mary and Homer soon realize the gravity of their situation and the necessity of joining forces, making money and pulling themselves out of the emotional hole they have lived in for years. This grounded romantic dramedy explores the hidden issues we all bury beneath the surface in a raw and touching way with humor and honesty. The cast includes, Josh McDermitt from The Walking Dead, Jim O’Heir from Parks and Recreation, Adam Lustick from Harvard Sailing Team, and Fortune Feimster from Chelsea Lately. Life in Color marks Katharine Emmer’s directorial debut. She also wrote, produced, edited and stars in the film.

Section: Narrative Spotlight
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: USA
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 86min

Director: Katharine Emmer

Executive Producer: Ruth Bounds

Producer: Lance Johnson, Katharine Emmer, Giles Clarke

Screenwriter: Katharine Emmer

Cinematographer: John Honoré

Editor: Katharine Emmer & Sarah Heinss

Sound Designer: Tara Paul & Gregg Teutonico

Music: Wataru Hokoyama

Additional Credits: co-producer: Eden Cohen, associate producer: Josh McDermitt

Principal Cast: Josh McDermitt, Katharine Emmer, Adam Lustick, Fortune Feimster, Jim O'Heir


Katharine Emmer is a graduate of New York University where she was the recipient of the Tisch Artistic Achievement Award. She's appeared on Desperate Housewives and made her feature film debut in Puccini for Beginners, which was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. Life in Color marks Katharine’s directorial debut.

Public Film Contact
Katharine Emmer

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Adam Kersh, Brigade Marketing



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