Lip Service

Lip Service

"Lip Service" is the story of Charlotte, an erotica audiobook narrator who, under a pseudonym, spends hours recording steamy romance novels in her tiny, unventilated and overstuffed closet. Outside of her makeshift recording studio, her own life is falling apart.

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Emily Tremaine



Director: Emily Tremaine
Executive Producer: Emily Tremaine
Producer: Shiloh Fernandez, Maija Gustin, Jessica Kelly, Emily Tremaine
Screenwriter: Emily Tremaine
Cinematographer: Cristina Dunlap
Editor: Charlotte Linden Ercoli, Scott Roon
Production Designer: Alexis Johnson
Sound Designer: Jamey Scott
Music: Jessica Weiss
Principal Cast: Emily Tremaine, David Sullivan, Natasha Lyonne, Mary Kay Place
Additional Credits: Jessica Kelly: Casting Director, Alexis Wade: Set Designer, Emily Mathason: First Assistant Director, Ash Ortiz: Hair & Makeup, Lucia Pier: Script Supervisor, Color Correction: Arianna Shining Star


Public Film Contact
Maija Gustin
Tremaine Productions
Publicity Contact
Michael Kaleda
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Screening in: Shorts Program 2
Screening Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 11 mins