Surreal and expressionistic in its structure and composition, Sugar Land is the story of a decaying love told in reverse. After spending years on the road chasing reckless dreams, a young couple (Angela Carbone, Nicholas McGovern) gets the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to have a child in a world where only a few privileged people can.
Awards include: Festigious Film Festival (Best Short, Best Actress), TopShorts (Best DIrector), New York Film Awards (Best Narrative), Oniros (Best Director Nomination) Feel the Reel (Best Short, Nominated Best Actress, 2nd Best Editing), NYC Independent Film Awards (Gold For Best Short, Winner Best Director), Sunday Shorts Film Screening, Premeiere on FilmShortage as Film of the Week.
Wandering the streets of New York, a traveling couple confronts the reality of their relationship, one that seems irreconcilable.
WINNER: Independent London Film Festival 2017, One Reeler Festival 2017, Big Apple Film Fest 2017
OFFICIAL SELECTION: LA Shorts Int'l Film Fest 2017, Zero Film Festival 2017, Lift off Global Network Sydney Film Festival 2017, Cityflix International Film Festival Toronto 2017, New Filmmaker's Los Angeles Film Festival 2017
Directed by Christian Mushenko Writer Marque Kabbaz Producer Drew Moore Cinematographer Campbell Brown Editor Alison Mao
A disconnected, wealthy businessman has everything in life, except the one thing that matters most. Finding a letter from his dead father, he reads of his fathers regrets, and hopes for his son’s life. Through the letter, and a series of coincidences, a shared moment with a stranger reveals an unexpected connection that illuminates each of their emptiness.
Daniel J O'Brien, Angela Carbone, Stuart Rudin, Stephen Burrell, Charlotte Harvey, Patricia Mauceri
Starring Shani Hadijan and Angela Carbone
A story about a new love and an old dog.
Directed by Corin Michalski
Screened at Rhode Island Flicker International Film Festival, Detroit SheTown Film Festival (Breakout Director), London Independent Film Festival (Best Comedy/Dramedy)
SHIELD CLIP 1
Directed by Yijie Mei, starring Angela Carbone, Geoff Lee, Fenton Li
A young woman Lara hides an unrevealed secret. Everything changes after a late-night Chinese food delivery.
Featured at the the 2017 Korean American FIlm Festival in NYC