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An Astronomer Unlocks Life’s Secrets in the Skies in ‘Spectrographs and Soliloquies’

An Astronomer Unlocks Life's Secrets in the Skies in 'Spectrographs and Soliloquies'

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Spectrographs and Soliloquies

Logline: A cosmic tale about coming to terms with life and death in the face of extraordinary circumstances.

Elevator Pitch: 
In a glimpse back through an astronomer’s life we’re thrown into the critical moment of his career and his own life. In the midst of his wife’s labor our astronomer, Edwin, observes a previously unnoticed anomaly that can’t be ignored. In the chaos of it all Edwin must face major loss and disappointment.

Production Team:
Director – Cody Lawrence
Producers – Will Cherry, Marlene Rios & Madeline Kushner
Cinematographer – Brian Tang
Composer – Aaron Provisor
Costumer – Mary Iannelli

About the Film:
“Spectrographs & Soliloquies” is born out of inspiration from the films we (as a crew) watched as kids, from “Contact” to “E.T.,” this is an ode to the genre we remember. We’re all passionate about making a film that brings us back into that feeling we got when we first watched those movies.

Current Status: Fundraising.

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