Film Block: I Cinema: LAB 2 Date: 02.03.18 Time: 1.15-2.45 PM
Director: Evan Scott Russell
Runtime: 07 mins
Genre: Drama / LGBT / Youth / Debut
A college junior struggles with his sexuality, when a new friend who claims to be straight, makes moves on him that raises eyebrows.
Evan Scott Russell is an award-winning filmmaker based in Burbank California. In 2015, he was named one of Variety Magazine’s “students to watch in entertainment and media” at the time of his graduation from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts, School of Filmmaking.
His work has screened at festivals around the world, including the Cannes International Film Festival, The Nashville Film Festival, & the PBS Online Film Festival. Sweet Nothing is his first directorial effort and his first non-student film.