Heartland

Director: Maura Anderson
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Running Time:
96:00

Screening Info:
Thursday, November 10
1:00 PM
CFCC Union Station
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Credits:
Director/Producer: Maura Anderson Writer/Producer: Velinda Godfrey Cinematography: Michael Dallatorre Editing: Lauren Connelly Cast: Laura Spencer, Beth Grant, Steve Agee, Eve Gordon
Heartland is the story of a heartbroken Oklahoma artist, Lauren, who exposes cracks in her familyís complacent suburban routine when she falls for her brotherís girlfriend. This love story explores the shifting nature of sexuality, the limitations of love, and the definition of family, all driven by denial, and unexplored grief at the loss of a loved one.

Director Bio:
MAURA ANDERSON has worked in independent film production since 2006. In 2012 she line produced BAD SAMARITANS and produced two seasons of the web series SUIT UP for Fox Digital. She made the shift to directing in 2015 when her short The Mess played at the Palm Springs International film market and at Napa Valley Film Festival in the fall. HEARTLAND is her feature directorial debut. It premiered at Cinequest Film Festival in March 2016 and won the Audience Award for Narrative Drama.