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Project of the Day: 1940s Female Detectives in Pursuit of a Killer

By Indiewire | Indiewire May 28, 2013 at 5:18PM

Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments. "Unsolved" Tweetable Logline:
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Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.

In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments.

"Unsolved"

Tweetable Logline:

Female Detectives in the 1940's on the trail of a killer


Elevator Pitch:

Set in Los Angeles in the 1940s, Unsolved is a thriller about two female detectives investigating the murder of an aspiring actor.

Production Team:

Julia Camara - Producer/Director/ Writer

Julia Camara is a Brazilian award winning writer/filmmaker.

Julia’s second feature film, “Open Road,” a road movie she wrote and produced, directed by Brazilian TV star Marcio Garcia, starring Camilla Belle, Colin Egglesfield, Juliette Lewis and Andy Garcia, is scheduled for release in 2013.

Sarah Lynn Dawson - Producer

Maieka Saint-Albin - Producer

Brianna Francis - Costume Designer

Kenya Bonita - Set Designer

Tamara Douglas-Morris - Composer

About the Production:

"Both myself and the Director and Writer of the film Julia Camara feel very strongly that there should be more female roles in film. This project was a way to focus on women both in front and behind the camera. 

"Although this film is fiction, it is inspired by the famous case of the 'Black Dahlia' which was around at that time. A case which has never been solved.

"Some history that also inspired us was that the LAPD had the Nation's First Police woman.

"In 1909, Alice Stebbins Wells was appointed as the nation's first female policewoman." -- Sarah Lynn Dawson


Current Status:

In production.

For more information and to support this project:

Facebook Page
IndieGoGo Page


Unsolved Teaser from julia camara on Vimeo.


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