I AM JOHN WAYNE

USA | 2012
Christina Choe
Programme date: 20.01.2013
Programme time: 21.00
Synopsis

A young black cowboy struggles with the death of his best friend.

Awards:
2012 Slamdance Film Festival - Grand Jury Prize for Best Short Film 

Director Biography
Christina Choe

Christina Choe is an award winning filmmaker. She has received funding from the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), Jerome Foundation in Brooklyn, and the Canada Arts Council for her projects. Her narrative shorts, The Queen, Flow, and I am John Wayne, have been selected for Telluride, SXSW, Slamdance (Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Short), Los Angeles Film Festival, Aspen Shorts Fest, Seattle, Palm Springs Short Fest, and Rooftop Film. In 2012, she was invited to the Berlinale Talent Campus, an artist residency at The MacDowell Colony and is currently in development for her first feature. Filmography: I am John Wayne (2012), Flow (2011), The Cross (2010), The Queen (2009).

Genre:
Short Fiction

Director:
Christina Choe

Screenplay:
Christina Choe

Director of photography:
Andres Karu

Film Editing:
David Gutnik

Film School:
Columbia University

Producers:
Esra Saydam

Production Companies:
Notorious Films

Cast:
Jamir Daaliya, Violetta Shimanova, Basil Scrivens, Althea Alexis

Duration:
17`30``