Gina, An Actress, Age 29
Jury Prize in Short Filmmaking – Sundance Film Festival
Official Selection, New Directors/New Films
Official Selection, International Film Festival Rotterdam
A Lovell Films / Next Wednesday Production
Written and Directed by Paul Harrill
A budding actress in Knoxville, Tennessee is hired to help bust a union-organizing effort, but in her eagerness to take her first paying role, Gina ignores the ethical dimensions of her job and gets in over her head.
Filmed on location in Knoxville, Tennessee, Gina, An Actress, Age 29articulates its regionalism through its unhurried pacing and its sensitivity to the economics of place.
22 minutes 2001