Archery champion Lauren Pierce lands in a corrupt juvenile correctional facility in the wilderness. She escapes with Rebecca, a fierce but alluring inmate and together they must survive a desperate warden who is bow-hunting his prey to make sure his secret stays buried. The Archer premiered at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival and has screened at the Bentonville, Florida, Frameline, Vail, Newport Beach and Annapolis Film Festivals. Read the reviews here.
A LIGHT BENEATH THEIR FEET
Emotionally raw and bracingly honest, this coming-of-age drama balances the pull of family obligation against personal aspirations. In a commanding performance, SAG award winning actress, Taryn Manning ("Orange is the New Black") plays Gloria, a mother, wrestling with bipolar disorder and an imminent empty nest. Dedicated daughter Beth has a bright future ahead, but must decide if she will stay near home to care for her unpredictable mom or follow her own path. Watch the trailer here.
Losing Control is a quirky romantic comedy about a female scientist who wants proof that her boyfriend is "the one." Starring Miranda Kent ("Campus Ladies") and Reid Scott ("VEEP") along with Kathleen Robertson ("Murder in the First"), Lyn Shaye ("Insidious"), Steve Howey ("Shameless"), Bitsie Tulloch ("Grimm") and John Billingsley ("Stitchers"), Variey called Losing Control "a thoroughly likable, playful comedy.” Watch trailer here.