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COUNTERFEIT

COUNTERFEIT

East Coast Premiere

Director: Geoff Bailey

United States, 2010, 20 min

Shooting Format:RED

Festival Year:2011

Category:Narrative Short

Cast:Hisham Tawfiq, Sam Gordon, Garrett Hendricks

Crew:Producers: Jason Wood - Associate Producer: Mirko Rucnov - Screenwriters: Geoff Bailey - Cinematographer: Paul Niccolls - Composer: Nat Osborn

Email:geoff AT finegritdesign.com

Synopsis

Among the counterfeit watches and knock-off handbags that litter New York's Chinatown markets, a West African immigrant has found his corner of the American Dream turning small cons on unsuspecting tourists. But can you survive in an unscrupulous world without bargaining away your own soul?

About the director

Geoff Bailey completed his MFA in film production at Columbia University's School of the Arts, where he was the recipient of the prestigious William Goldman Fellowship in Screenwriting. He works as a director with Loyalkaspar. His work has been seen on HBO, Showtime, The Daily Show, A&E, Travel Channel and numerous other networks. His work for Showtime's hit show Dexter earned him a BDA Gold Medal.

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Notes

Writer/Director Geoff Bailey and Producer Jason Wood will be available for Q&A after the screening.

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