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The Girls On Liberty Street

The Girls On Liberty Street

Directors: John Rangel
USA
62 min
New Directors Competition
City & State

Synopsis:
With only one week left until she leaves for the Army, teenager Brianna spends her final days at her home in the Chicago suburbs packing and saying goodbye to friends. But in her quiet moments and the seemingly mundane interactions with family members, Brianna’s anxiety about her decision is palpable. Eschewing melodrama, the film imbues this simple story with a deft style and effortlessly natural performances, creating an assured portrait of a young woman in transition.

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Producer: David Rokos and John Rangel

Principal Cast: Brianna Zepeda, Selena Zepeda, Norma Zepeda, Samantha Szwaglis, Paola Ballines, Patricia Cando

Film Format: BluRay

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John Rangel

Biography

John received an MFA in Film Production from Chapman University (Orange, CA - 2003) and returned to his native Aurora, Illinois where he produced his Graduate Thesis film An Assignment (’13). The film was an Official Selection of ten festivals and won numberous awards including an Imagen Award for “Best Short Film” and “Best of Chicago” at the Chicago International Film Festival (’03). It also aired on the Showtime and SiTV networks. John’s first feature-length movie, south loop, was an Official Selection of the Seattle True Independent Fim Festival (’11) and he is currently finishing another short, And Then I Knew (’13). He is also an Associate Professor in the Motion Picture/Television Department at College of DuPage (Glen Ellyn, IL). An Assignment - Short - Color - 16 - 2003 South Loop - Feature - COlor - HD -2010 The Girls on Liberty Street Feature - Color - HD - 2013 And Then I Knew - Short - Color - HD - 2013

Screenplay: John Rangel

Producer: David Rokos and John Rangel

Editor: John Rangel

Principal Cast: Brianna Zepeda, Selena Zepeda, Norma Zepeda, Samantha Szwaglis, Paola Ballines, Patricia Cando

Production Companies: Parkside Films, Inc.

Sponsors
Paul and Ellen Gignilliat