Sting

Work type

film

Year

2019

Program

 - G

USA, 18m, Digital

 

In the unforgiving night of the Bronx’s heroin epidemic, a twin seeks revenge against the street dealers he blames for his brother’s overdose.

 

Writer/Director: Frank Graziano
Producers: Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic, Meeko Gattuso
Director of Photography: Jason Chau
Editor: Vladimir Gojun
Cast: Tim McKiernan, Ana Roshelle Diaz

 

Contact: Frank Graziano, graz.frankj@gmail.com   

 

 

About the Writer/Director

Frank Graziano

Frank Graziano is a writer-director from New York whose films explore contemporary American stories in a visceral neorealist style. The short film Sting was inspired by Frank’s photographic survey of the Bronx's high-traffic heroin neighborhoods in 2018. He is an MFA candidate in Directing at Columbia University, and holds a bachelors in journalism from Loyola University in Baltimore.

About the Producer

Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic

Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic is a writer-director born in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Her short, Into the Blue, won awards at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival, the 63rd Oberhausen Film Festival, and the 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival among many others and was nominated for a Student Academy Award. She is currently in pre-production for her debut feature film, Murina.


 

PROGRAM G PREMIERE

Saturday, May 18, 7 pm
Walter Reade Theater

Tickets⇒

 

Program G Encore: Monday, May 20, 2 pm, Lenfest Center for the Arts; Free and open to the public