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Backdrop NYC, the premiere showcase of short films! Demonstrating the depth and breadth of independent film community, the shorts range in style from animation to live action to documentary always of New Yorkers, by New Yorkers, for New Yorkers.
Shorter, better and greater just a few words that describe Backdrop NYCs Second Season. Power packed into a half-hour episode, this time around weve got many exceptional award-winning films and a wider selection of films from a variety of genres, including period pieces and fantasies. Plus, plenty star actors to fill your nights, see Bill Murray, Eva Da Cruz, Mamie Gummer and others flex their short-form performance muscles all season.
We know what youre thinkingand thats why you dont want to miss this fearless episode! Join host Cristina Fernandez and Dan Beers, director of FCU: Fact Checkers Unit, for a fab conversation about the F word as they view Forget Me Not by Ru Kuwahata, Freds Box, by Aaron Hughes and Beers own fantastically funny film.