Film: Student Films

'The Dinner'

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NYU Sight and Sound Studio
Ye Zhang, coord.

Production Description

Casting "The Dinner," a film adaptation from "American Beauty" for NYU. Synopsis: "Lester (the father), is having a day dream talking how he loses his job with Carolyn (his wife) and Jane (the daughter) during dinner. He used to be a loser and during the day dream he realizes that it is never too later to change. With the desire to impress his daughter and to defeat his hysterical wife, he finally bursts out his anger, which scars his family. We go back to the beginning of the dinner in the end when he wakes up and now it is his turn to decide what to say."

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Produce at Nov. 21 (11:00-3:30 p.m.) at NYU Tisch School of the Arts in NYC. Lunch will be provided. The final rehearsal is from 11:00 am to 1:00 and shooting will be from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

lunch will be provided


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