Roadside Attraction

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    Roadside Attraction

    Directed by

    USA

    2017

    10 min

    • English

    Documentary

    After a very famous airplane arrives at Palm Beach International Airport, an otherwise ordinary stretch of Florida highway attracts an avid cluster of excited onlookers and selfie-takers. In the ensuing spectacle, these curious Americans reveal the qualities they may share with the plane’s huuuge-ly notable passenger.

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    Credits

    Cinematography
    Patrick Bresnan
    Editing
    Ivete Lucas
    Sales
    SOME SHORTS
    Production
    OTIS LUCAS
    Patrick Bresnan

    Patrick Bresnan

    USA

    Patrick Bresnan is a visual artist and filmmaker who holds a Masters Degree in Sustainability from the University of Texas at Austin. After a formative period working for prominent Mission School artists Barry McGee (aka Twist) and Clare Rojas, he co-directed the short documentary THE SEND OFF (2016) with his partner Ivete Lucas. His short, THE RABBIT HUNT, world-premiered at Sundance in 2017 before competing at the Berlinale, and has won over 20 awards including The Cinema Eye Honor. In 2017, he and Lucas directed the short ROADSIDE ATTRACTION which premiered at TIFF. Their feature-length PAHOKEE premiered at Sundance.

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    Ivete Lucas

    Ivete Lucas

    Brazil

    Ivete Lucas is a director, producer, and editor based in Austin, Texas. She was born in Brazil and grew up in Mexico. For the past 10 years, she has been making video art and co-directing observational documentaries with her partner Patrick Bresnan. Their latest short film SKIP DAY won the Short Film Prize at the Directors Fortnight at Cannes. THE RABBIT HUNT, their previous film, won over 20 festival prizes and the Cinema Eye Honor. PAHOKEE, her first feature-length film, premiered at Sundance.

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