Bluestocking 2017 Touring Program — UPCOMING SHOWS
Thursday, october 12
Thomas Auditorium, Ricker/Preble bldg., U-Maine at Farmington Campus, 246 Main St., farmington, ME
Presented in collaboration with Women and Gender Studies Center.
Thursday, october 19
indiana university Wells screening room (ground floor)
Herman B wells library, 1320 E. Tenth St., bloomington, in
Presented in collaboration with Directed By Women.
BLUESTOCKING 2017 OFFICIAL SELECTIONS
BLISS BLUE — east coast + maine premiere
Elle Schneider, director / Anna Carini, writer / Calliope Porter, Anna Carini, producers
Synopsis: A seemingly ordinary woman is clearly having an un-ordinary day.
LAS RUBIAS (THE BLONDES) — west coast + maine premiere
Carlota Martinez Pereda, writer-director / Mario Madueño, producer
Synopsis: Blonde, pretty and delinquent. Nothing stands in the way of Marta and Pepa...except another blonde. Inspired by real events.
REAL ARTISTS — PORTLANd, ME PREMIERE
Cameo Wood, director/producer / Ryon Lane & Alexa Fraser-Herron, co-producers
Synopsis: Set in the near future, and based on Ken Liu’s short story of the same name, Sophia has just scored every animator’s dream. But in order to maintain her artistic integrity, it’s going to take all of Sophia’s instincts and nerve.
RHONNA AND DONNA — LOS ANGELES + MAINE PREMIERE
Daina Pusic, writer-director / Helen Gladders, producer
Synopsis: How are you supposed to act when you are conjoined at the hip?
SHAUNA IS A LIAR — los angeles + maine premiere
Chell Stephen, writer-director / Kristy Neville, producer
Synopsis: An isolated, imaginative, perfectionist exacts ill-conceived revenge on all liars of the world via the one target she has access to: a classmate sharing her name.
TERMINAL — los angeles + maine premiere
Natasha Waugh, writer-director / David C. Lynch, producer
Synopsis: TERMINAL is a short film about the decisions women make in the face of overwhelming personal circumstance.
THEY CHARGE FOR THE SUN — maine premiere
Terence Nance, director / Eugene Ramos, writer / Guilia Caruso, Kady Kamakaté, Ana Souza, producers
Synopsis: In a dystopian future where people live nocturnally to avoid the harmful rays of the sun, a young black girl unravels the lie that has kept her and her sister in the dark.
ZARPAZO — u.s., los angeles + maine premiere
Nerea Castro Andreu, writer-director / Ziggurat Films, production
Synopsis: Mar and Xara meet in a remote mountain setting. Everything is prepared to make the leap into hiding…
Bluestocking 2017 screenings
5 August 2017 — Portland, ME
23 June 2017 — Los Angeles, CA (Premiere)
18 May 2017 — Portsmouth, NH (Sneak Preview)
Upcoming screenings will be posted to the top of the page — stay tuned!