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Filmmaker Fridays with Writer/Director Laura Terruso!

August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Virtual Event
Free – $10

Join us for an Amazon Watch Party of ‘Fits and Starts’ followed by a Q&A with Writer/Director Laura Terruso!

Hope you’re all staying well and safe during this challenging new reality. Like many organizations, we’re moving online for the foreseeable future! We hope you will join us to learn from our fellow filmmakers and stay connected as a community.

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Filmmaker Fridays with Writer/Director Laura Terruso!

On Friday, August 14th Join us for an Amazon Watch Party of the film Fits and Starts, followed by a Q&A with writer/director Laura Terruso!

6:30pm ET Amazon Watch Party: Free w/ Prime! Link will be emailed.

Feel free to interact, engage, and ask questions via the chat. We will use these questions for the top of the Q&A!

8:00pm ET Q&A with Laura Terruso! RSVP for the Zoom link

Synopsis of Fits and Starts

A struggling writer can’t seem to escape his wife’s literary success. When a road trip to a publisher’s salon takes an unexpected turn, he has to face his own creative shortcomings and find a way to regain control of his life and work.

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About the Filmmaker

Laura Terruso is a screenwriter, director and producer. Her latest comedy, Work It, will premiere on Netflix in August of 2020. Her previous film, Good Girls Get High, will be available on HBO Max in July. Her feature debut as writer-director, Fits And Starts, premiered at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival and is available on Amazon. She co-wrote and co-produced the film Hello, My Name Is Doris, starring Sally Field and directed by Michael Showalter. The feature is based on her short film Doris & The Intern. Released by Roadside Attractions, Hello, My Name Is Doris went on to become one of the top grossing indies of 2016. Laura attended NYU’s graduate film program at the Tisch School of the Arts. She is repped by CAA, Industry Entertainment and SGSBC.

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August 14
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Free – $10
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