HURRICANE

HURRICANE

08:30 pm • March 11, 2017

(Los Angeles, CA, September 2016, 13 min.)
Type:
Short Film

Genre:
Dark Comedy

Director:
Christiano Dias

Producer:
Greg Uberion, Lisa Roumain, Christiano Dias

Writer:
Christiano Dias

Editor:
Jack Days

Cinematographer:
Andrew Messersmith

Composer:
Daniel James Chan

Sound Editor:
Garret Barnett

A dark comedy about a couple’s encounter with a ‘suspected’ communist during the Cold War in the 1950s.

Cast

Lisa Roumain, Corey Page, David Jay

Awards

2016 WINNER | Gold Award, California Film Awards | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Director, Los Angeles Film Awards | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Actress, Los Angeles Film Awards | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Actor, Los Angeles Film Awards | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Audience Award, Hollyshorts Monthly Screenings | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Supporting Actor, BATSFF | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Comedy/Dramedy, LAIFFA | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Director, LAIFFA | Hurricane
2016 WINNER | Best Produced Screenplay, LAIFFA | Hurricane - over 20 other nominations

What People Are Saying

"Funny, Sharp, and Charmingly Relevant" - Kate Erbland, INDIEWIRE
"Perfectly Engineered Filmmaking" - Kirk Fernwood, OneFilmFan
"Everything About this Film is Excellent" - Amos Lassen, Reviews by Amos
"Something Different and Original" - Graham Blake, Movie-Blogger
"Superlative Performances and Sharp Direction" - Phillip Smolen, RogueCinema
"An Ending That Will Leave You Wincing" - Nick La Salla, ForestCityFilmReview
"Creative, Psychological, and Comedic...Mixed to Surprising Effect" - Tom Little, Mr Rumseys "Truly Magnificent and Beautifully Acted" - Justin Skattum, EpicPodQuest