THE CRITIC (Stella Velon) | Official Trailer | AMAZON’S ALL VOICES FILM FESTIVAL – First Prize

THE CRITIC (Stella Velon) | Official Trailer | AMAZON’S ALL VOICES FILM FESTIVAL – First Prize

AMAZON ALL VOICES FILM FESTIVAL | FIRST PRIZE

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(WINNER 2108 UK Film Review Awards

“STELLA VELON’S THE CRITIC WAS NAMED BEST SHORT” — The Hollywood Reporter [Gregg Kilday]

THE BEST OF ALL, FROM 2018! — Indie Short’s Mag [Editor’s Pick]
“’HARD HITTING AND ACHINGLY MOVING… WORTH EVERY MINUTE OF THE SHORT!”

★★★★★ — UK Film Review [Chris Olson]
“…A PARTICULARLY POIGNANT PIECE OF CINEMA IN THE CURRENT SOCIAL CLIMATE.”

★★★★★ — Indie Shorts Mag [Nimisha Menon]
“VELON OUTSHINES EVERYTHING IN THE FILM! …FROM HER WRITING & DIRECTION TO ACTING, SHE HAS DONE IT WITH SUCH FINESSE”
*The first short film to receive 5 stars on IndieShortsMag.com

“QUIETLY FIERCE, DRAMATICALLY POTENT, AND HEARTBREAKINGLY PALPABLE… A SUBLIME PIECE OF INDIE FILM MAGIC” — One Film Fan [Kirk Fernwood]

“STRAPS YOU IN ON AN EMOTIONAL ROLLER COASTER RIDE” — Film Threat [Alan Ng]

“EMOTIONALLY INVOLVING AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING” — The Independent Critic [Richard Propes]

“A POWERFUL INDIE” — The Movie Buff [Mark Ziobro]

“THE SCRIPT IS A POWERFUL FOUNDATION… INTENSIFIED TENFOLD BY THE PERFORMANCES OF THE PROTAGONISTS.” — Indy Reviews [Editor]

2018 | USA | 15 MIN
(Narrative Short, Drama)

SYNOPSIS

A starry-eyed actress with a troubled past faces her harshest critic during an interview gone wrong.

Starring: Stella Velon, Alan Smyth, Todd Karner

Produced by The Punk Floyd Company
Written and Directed by Stella Velon
Producer/Executive Producer Jean Gabriel Kauss
Cinematography by Akis Konstantakopoulos
Edited by Ivan Andrijanic
Music by Asaf Sagiv

THE CRITIC premiered at the 34th Boston Film Festival in September of 2018. Below is a partial list of festival awards and selections. For the full list and more, visit the film’s official website:

Runner-Up: First Prize at 2019 Amazon All Voices Film Festival
Winner: Annual Grand Jury Prize & Best First-Time Filmmaker – 2019 Annual Queen Palm International Film Festival
Winner: Best Short Film & Best Actress (Stella Velon) Nominee – 2019 Method Fest
Winner: Best Director (Stella Velon) – 2018 UK Film Review Awards
Winner: Royal Gem Diamond Award, Best Short Film (First-Time Filmmaker), Best Actress (Stella Velon) – Queen Palm International Short Film Festival
Runner-Up: Women in Film Award – Kinofilm Manchester International Short Film Festival

CONTACT
info@punkfloydco.com

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8314192/

https://vimeo.com/punkfloyd

© 2018 The Punk Floyd Company. All rights reserved.

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