So Help Me God

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1 Sep , 2016   Posted by: rmaddalo


A short comedy about a hapless guy trying to make it through his day who gets help from an unlikely friend.

Film Details

Director: Rebecca Maddalo

Writer: Rebecca Maddalo

Year of Release: 2016

Running Time: 8:50

New England Connection: Born and raised in Cambridge, MA. Completed undergrad at Harvard and worked in film in Boston for several years after that.

Director(s) Bio:: Born and raised in Cambridge, MA, Rebecca Maddalo is a fiercely dedicated and unfailingly curious filmmaker. She graduated from Harvard University in 2013 with a B.A. in Visual and Environmental Studies, where her focus was in Filmmaking. She also completed a minor in Music. Since graduating, she has continued to pursue a career in film. She began her film work in documentary and has transitioned to narrative filmmaking as she pursues her goal of writing and directing feature films. Rebecca is passionate about communicating through images. In documentary, she largely focuses on smaller or undiscussed communities, believing that movies transcend boundaries. In fiction, she chooses to examine internal emotional conflicts and how they can be presented externally. Rebecca currently freelances as a writer, cinematographer, editor, and photographer, and recently completed associate producing a Boston-based documentary with ASquaredFilms. She is moving to Los Angeles this fall to study as a Directing Fellow at the American Film Institute.

Number of shooting days: 3

Camera Used: Canon Rebel t5i

Editing software: Adobe Premiere

Budget: $2,000

Financed by: Self-financed, Friends & Family

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