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Project of the Day: A Film for a New Generation

By Indiewire | Indiewire April 22, 2013 at 7:42PM

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.
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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.

"Revolution Y"

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A generation piece that explores a day in the life of Alex, an agoraphobic, who leaves her door unlocked for the dazed and confused

Elevator Pitch:

Influenced by Richard Linklater films like "Slacker" and "Dazed and Confused", "Revolution Y" is a generation film. It tells a story of Alex (23), an attractive young woman who's figured out how to live without ever leaving her apartment. She works, shops, and eats online. The film explores her relationships with three consecutive visitors seeking real world guidance from someone who has long left it.


Production Team:

Director: Isaac Hoff (Writer/Director of experimental Short Film, 'Spaceman', Producer of 'Howard & Zenya', two big-budget feature films currently in pre-production, Colbert Report intern, former IndieWire intern)

Producer: Ikey Douek (Produced Isaac's last experimental short film, 'Spaceman', former Michael Bloomberg intern)

Executive Producer: Isaac Chehebar (Wrote & Directed 'Howard & Zenya' (Short Film) which has been recognized by local NJ Film Festivals)

Editor: Meagan Rodriguez (Currently in pre-production for her own directorial debut, editing team for independent feature films)

Cinematographer: Will Mayo (Currently in post-production for his own directorial debut)

About the Production:

This film is composed of footage capturing performances from dedicated actors who have not only stepped into their character's shoes, but tied their own unique knots. In other words, they not only became their assigned roles, they helped shape them. Involving the performers in the character building process makes each statement, question, or exclamation that much more convincing; that much more realistic.

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