Lineup for the 1998 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival

by indieWIRE

On Monday, March 16, 1998, Founder and Festival Director Robert Faust
announced the lineup for the 1998 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival:


"Shadrach" -- Directed by Susanna Styron, Written by Susanna Styron and
Bridget Terry; Cast includes: Harvey Keitel, Andie MacDowall, John Sawyer,
Scott Terra, Tom Bower, with narration by Martin Sheen


"Mr Jealousy" -- Directed and Written by Noah Baumbach; Cast includes: Eric
Stoltz, Annabella Sciorra, Chris Eigeman, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Peter
Bogdanovich, Bridget Fonda, Carlos Jacott, Brian Kerwin, John Lehr


"15 Months in May" -- Directed and Written by Anja Murmann; Cast includes:
Sarah Boberg, John Frey, Andrew Colteaux

"1999" - Directed and Written by Nick Davis; Cast includes: Dan Futterman,
Jennifer Garner, Matt McGrath, Steven Wright, Amanda Peet, Sandrine Holt
and Buck Henry

"Bongwater" -- Directed by Richard Sears, Written by: Nora Maccoby, Eric
Weiss (based on the novel by Michael Hamburg; Cast includes: Alicia Witt,
Luke Wilson, Amy Locane, Brittany Murphy, Jamie Kennedy

"The Blackout" -- Directed by Abel Ferrara, Written by Marla Hanson, Christ
Zois, Abel Ferrara; Cast includes: Matthew Modine, Claudia Schiffer, Dennis
Hopper, Beatrice Dalle, Sarah Lassez

"Broken Vessels" -- Directed by Scott Ziehl, Written by David Baer, John
McMahon, Scott Ziehl; Cast includes: Todd Field, Jason London, Roxanna Zal,
Susan Traylor, James Hong, Patrick Cranshaw

"Chicago Cab" -- Directed by Mary Cybulski, John Tintori, Written by Will
Kern (based on his play ("Helicab"); Cast includes: Paul Dillon, Michael
Ironside, Laurie Metcalf, Gillian Anderson, John Cusack, Julianne Moore,
John C. Reilly.

"City at Peace" -- Directed by Susan Koch, Produced by Christopher Koch

"Claudine's Return" -- Directed by Antonio Tibaldi, Writers Heidi Hall,
Antonio; Cast includes: Christina Applegate, Stefano Dionisi, Matt Clark,
Tony Torn, Gabriel Mann

"Cleopatra's Second Husband" -- Directed and Written by Jon Reiss; Cast
includes: Paul Hipp, Boyd Kestner, Bitty Schram, Rhada Mitchell, Alexis

"hundred percent" -- Directed and Written by Eric Koyanagi; Cast includes:
Dustin Nguyen, Tamlyn Tomita, Darion Basco, Keiko Agena, Garrett Wang,
Lindsay Price, Stan Egi, Adam Collis

"Louis and Frank" -- Directed and Written by Alexandre Rockwell; Cast
includes: Steven Randazzo, Francesco Messina, Tony Curtis, Sam Rockwell,
Meta Golding, Elisabeth Bracco, John Ventimiglia, Rockets Redglare

"Mob Queen" -- Directed by Jon Carnoy, Written by Mike Horelick; Cast
includes: David Proval, Dan Moran, Candis Cayne, Tony Sirico, Marlene Forte

"OK Garage" -- Directed and Written by Brandon Cole; Cast includes: Lili
Taylor, John Turturro, Will Patton, Joe Maher, John Spencer, Richard
Bright, Paul Calderon, Aida Turturro, Genna Jones

"One" -- Directed by Tony Barbieri, Written Tony Barbieri and Jason Cairns;
Cast includes: Kane Picoy, Jason Cairns, Autumn MacIntosh, Paul Herman,
Gabrielle Ruvolo

"Pants On Fire" -- Directed and Written by Rocky Collins; Cast includes:
Christy Baron, Neil Maffin, Harry O'Reilly, Arija Bareikis, Eileen Brennan,
Karen Young

"Restaurant" -- Directed by Eric Bross, Written by Tom Cudworth; Cast
includes: Adrien Brody, Elise Neal, David Moscow, Simon Baker Denny,
Malcolm Jamal Warner, Lauryn Hill, Catherine Kellner, Sybil Temtchine

"Scotch and Milk" -- Directed and Written by Adam Goldberg; Cast includes:
Adam Goldberg, Nicky Katt, Clea Lewis, Giovanni Ribisi, Cole Hauser, Robert
Pastorelli, Hubert Selby, Jr., Jimmy Scott

"Snow" -- Directed and Written by Eric Tretbar. Cast includes: Shane
Barach, Rose Mailutha, Lara Miklasevics

"Some Girls" -- Directed by Rory Kelly, Written Brie Schaffer, Marisa
Ribisi; Cast
includes: Marisa Ribisi, Juliette Lewis, Michael Rappaport, Giovanni
Ribisi, Jeremy Sisto, Pamela Segall

"Starfu*cker" -- Directed and Written by John Enborn; Cast includes Jamie
Kennedy, Loren Dean, Bridgette Wilson, Bruce Ramsey, Spencer Garrett, Matt
Malloy, Clarence Williams III, Marlo Thomas

"The Cruise" -- Directed and Produced by Bennett Miller, (Documentary)

"Trigger Happy" -- Directed and Written by Julian West; Cast includes:
Richard Bright, Sarita Choudhury, Mark Kassen, Sharrieff Pugh, Jennifer
Sky, Michael Weatherly, Stephanie Venditto, Julian West

"Went to Coney Island on a Mission From God...Be Back By Fire" -- Directed
by Richard Schenkman, Written by Jon Cryer and Richard Schenkman; Cast
includes: Jon Cryer, Rick Stear, Ione Skye, Frank Whaley, Rafael Baez,
Peter Gerety, Akili Prince, Aesha Waks

"With or Without You" -- Directed and Written by Wendell Jon Anderson; Cast
includes: Kristoffer Winters, Marisa Ryan, Rachel True, Linda Cropper,
Steven Roy


"28" -- Directed by Greg Sax

"Bruce -- Directed by Ruth Sergel

"First Prince" -- Directed by Victor Fanucchi and Matt Nix

"Frostbite" -- Directed by Kristy Hanson

"I Remember" -- Directed by David Chartier and Avi Zev Weider

"Just One Time" -- Directed by Lane Janger

"Kiss My Brain" -- Directed by Tonya Hurley

"Lola Can't Sleep" -- Directed by Danny Greenfield

"Mad Boy, I'll Blow Your Blues Away...Be Mine" -- Directed by Adam Collis

"Mean, Old God" -- Directed by Jarl Olson

"Omar, the Short" -- Directed by Jarl Olson

"Operations" -- Directed by Jason Reitman

"Pam Flam & the Center of the Universe" -- Directed by Betsy Thomas

"Pink's Famous Chili Dogs" -- Directed by Elise Pearlstein

"Shirtsleeves" -- Directed by Bruce Bennett

"Sleeping Beauties" -- Directed by Jamie Babbitt

"That Strange Person" -- Directed by Eileen O'Meara

"The Beloved" -- Directed by Sarita Siegel

"The Last Supper" -- Directed by Jeremy Boxer

"The Robber" -- Directed by Michael Mayer

"Up On the Roof" -- Directed by Jacqueline Turnure