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Director: Aimee Lagos & Kristin Dehnert

United States, 2003, 11 min

Festival Year:2004

Category:Narrative Short

Cast:Anne Ramsay, Shaun Toub, Dwayne Wycoff

Crew:Producers: Aimee Lagos, Kristin C. Dehnert, Estee Chandler, Joanne Duray - Screenwriter: Aimee Lagos and Kristin C. Dehnert - Editor: Logan Breit - Cinematographer: David Stockton - Original Score: Robert Duncan

Sales:Smash Cut Films, Los Angeles, CA - T: 323.464.1775


UNDERGROUND is a political thriller set in the subway of an anonymous city. A woman riding the subway is being followed. What lies ahead is not what you expect and will leave you thinking. The shocking conclusion challenges the audience to face themselves, their prejudices and preconceived notions based on gender race and fear. UNDERGROUND ...what are you afraid of?

About the director

Lagos and Dehnert first met while working on a feature film in Los Angeles. Kristin C. Dehnert, currently living in Los Angeles and originally from Chicago, worked as a Location Manager for major feature films before making Underground. Aimee Lagos began her directing career directing for a New York City theatre company and went on to work in film as a script supervisor and later as a production associate and coordinator on major feature films before making her film directing debut. Together they formed Smash Cut Films and wrote directed and produced UNDERGROUND together.

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