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

Guest Room

Saturday, March 14
1:45PM - 3:14PM

Topfer Theatre at ZACH
202 South Lamar Blvd

A young woman with Down Syndrome (GLEE's Lauren Potter) must face the harsh realities of adulthood after an unexpected turn of events with her boyfriend.

Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: USA
Language: English
Year: 2014
Runtime: 12min

Director: Joshua Tate

Executive Producer: Emily Best, Lauren Potter, Josh & Jennifer Tate

Producer: Maritte Go, Dima Otvertchenko

Screenwriter: Joshua Tate

Cinematographer: Will Jobe

Editor: R. J. Daniel Hanna, F. Brian Scofield

Production Designer: Emily Peters

Sound Designer: Kimberly Patrick

Music: Joel P West

Additional Credits: Assistant Director: Rebecca V. Goldstein, Costume Designer: Sara Abrahams, Key Hair Stylist and Make-Up Artist: Michelle Sfarzo, Production Sound: Scott Hardie

Principal Cast: Lauren Potter, Michael Iovine, Elizabeth Dement, Chelsea Landon


Hailing from Texas, Joshua Tate received his MFA in production from USC, where he won a Student Emmy. His feature debut, LOVE LAND, was awarded a 2013 grant from the San Francisco Film Society and won the Audience Award and Special Jury Prize at the 25th New Orleans Film Festival. Prior to USC, Josh studied film at UT Austin.

Public Film Contact
Joshua Tate
Cicatrice Pictures
(323) 380-8238

Publicity Contact
Kelsey Clark



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