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Film Info
Section:US Indies
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Release Year:2012
Runtime:83 min
Type of Film:Feature Narrative
Premiere Status:Midwest Premiere
Rating:NR
Production Country:USA
Original Language:English
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Alex Karpovsky
Jennifer Prediger
Onur Tukel
Keith Poulson
Dustin Guy Defa
Caroline White
Director:Alex Karpovsky
Produced by:Alex Karpovsky
Screenwriter:Alex Karpovsky
Cinematography:Adam Ginsberg
Editing By:Adam Ginsberg
Music By:Teddy Blanks
Description

Teasing the line between fact and fiction, this quasi-autobiographical road trip comedy follows filmmaker Alex Karpovsky (playing a version himself) as he tours across the southern United States with his feature “Woodpecker” (a film he actually made in 2008). Fresh off a breakup with his long-term girlfriend, Alex’s bruised ego is perhaps a bit too receptive to the connections he makes on the road: he ends up meeting an estranged friend and having a one night stand with an obsessive fan, both of whom tag along for a series of misadventures. Karpovsky’s prolific output on the micro-budget film scene (with several films to his credit as well as roles in “Beeswax” and “Tiny Furniture,” TCFF ‘10) has given him plenty of fodder for poking fun at himself and the American indie film scene at large, with characteristic dry wit and low-key charm.

 

Scheduled to Appear: Director Alex Karpovsky.

Additional Information

SPONSORED BY

Bob & Judy James and Bob & Kay Stehouwer

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