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Joan on the Phone

Thursday, March 17
2:00PM - 3:28PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #joanonthephone

On her walk home from Rudy's place, Joan decides to leave him a voicemail. And another. And another. And another.

Section: Texas Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 4min

Director: Kayla Abuda Galang

Producer: Abby Clinton

Screenwriter: Kayla Abuda Galang

Cinematographer: Aaron Berecka

Editor: Matt Stryker, Kayla Abuda Galang

Production Designer: Sarah Parrish

Sound Designer: Will Kurzner

Additional Credits: 1st Assistant Director: Matt Stryker, Gaffer & 1st Assistant Camera: Marshall Copous, Script Supervisor: Stanley Thai, Location Mixer: Alifya Ali, Will Kurzner, Wardrobe: Megan Cisneros, Stills Photographer: Kenworthy Uleanya, Re-recording Mixer: Will Kurzner, Colorist: Adam Brandenburg

Principal Cast: Raquel Cain, Taylor Browne


Kayla Abuda Galang is a graduate of the University of Texas, where she received a B.S. in Radio-Television-Film. She is a filmmaker and photographer whose stories are rooted in nostalgia and personal experiences. Since 2010, she has written, directed, and edited a number of narrative and documentary projects.

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