Director: Bruce Bennett
United States, 2001, 7 min
Cast:Michael Buscemi - Victor Coliccio - Jenny Maguire - Raynor Scheine - Lisa Nicoll
Crew:Producer: Howard Gertler - Screenwriter: Bruce Bennett - Editor: Andrew Hafitz - Cinematographer: Peter Agliata - Score: Eddie South - Sound: Joram Schwartz (rec.), Tom Lino (edit), Tom Jucaroni (mix)
An alcoholic NYC ne'er-do-well struggles with mixed success to remain both unmoved by a chance encounter with an erstwhile Alcoholics Anonymous crony and uninvolved in sudden, escalating violence at a local coffee shop.
About the director
Bruce Bennett's first short, SHIRTSLEEVES, screened at festivals in 4 countries, and can be seen on the Independent Film Channel. Bennett is currently developing his feature debut, STRONGER THAN DIRT, with REVEILLE producer Howard Gertler and Process. Bruce Bennett frequently writes for Time Out NY's film section. He's played guitar with the The A-Bones, Action Swingers, Hasil Adkins, Yo La Tengo, Freddy "Boom-Boom" Cannon, Ronnie Dawson, Jad Fair, Amy Rigby, The Shamms and John Sinclair.