A coming of age story about the tenuous friendship between two adolescent girls, growing up in a working class neighborhood during the early ’90s.
Director: Melissa Bruno
Writer: Melissa Bruno
Year of Release: 2013
Running Time: 15
New England Connection: Filmmaker was born and raised in Massachusetts. The film is set in the Winter Hill neighborhood of Somerville, MA.
Director(s) Bio:: Melissa Bruno is a filmmaker and visual artist, born and raised Boston, MA. Her works span from fictional narratives to performance video art with an emphasis on presenting the audience a genuine female perspective. She writes, directs, edits (and occasionally acts) all of her films. She has a BFA in Film & Video from Massachusetts College of Art and an MFA in Cinema at San Francisco State University. Melissa currently lives in Washington, DC where she teaches film courses at Georgetown University.
Number of shooting days: 7
Camera Used: Sony EX-1
Editing software: FCP 7
Financed by: Friends & Family
For more information: www.dresstokillfilms.com