I Remember It Rained

Work type





 - H

USA, 12m, Digital


An experiential descent into chaos following a wayward teenager’s search for catharsis at a rural house party.


Writer/Director: Connor Simpson
Producer: Carver Diserens, Amy Madrid
Director of Photography: Marcus Patterson
Editor: Connor Simpson
Cast: Uly Schlesinger


Contact: Connor Simpson, jcs2230@columbia.edu


Emerging Filmmakers Production Grant



About the Writer/Director

Connor Simpson

Originally from Alabama, Connor Simpson is a graduate of Columbia University’s MFA Directing program.Recently, he won the Filmmaker to Watch award at the 2018 Atlanta Film Festival for his short, Kudzu, and received the Miloš Forman Directing Fellowship and the Emerging Filmmakers Production Grant. He is now based in Los Angeles, where he is developing his first feature. connorsimpson.com

About the Producer

Carver Diserens

Carver Diserens worked in film and television in New York from 2009–2017 on projects including The Colbert Report, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Person of Interest, and Escape at Dannemora. Originally from Westchester, NY, Carver graduated from Columbia University’s MFA program as a Creative Producer in 2017. He currently works for Thruline Entertainment, a management and production company in Beverly Hills, CA.




Saturday, May 18, 9 pm
Walter Reade Theater



Program H Encore: Monday, May 20, 4 pm, Lenfest Center for the Arts; Free and open to the public