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Quinn Shephard
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Running Time:105:00 minutes
Event Date(s)
1:15 PM EST
Thursday, November 9
Thalian Main

Writer: Laurie Shephard, Quinn Shephard
Starring: Chris Messina, Trieste Kelly Dunn, Tate Donovan

Chris Messina stars as a substitute drama teacher whose taboo relationship with an unstable student strikes a nerve in her jealous classmate, sparking a vengeful chain of events within their suburban high school that draws parallels to Arthur Miller’s ‘The Crucible.’ Blame made its world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year.


Quinn Shephard is an American screenwriter, director, and actress for film and television. She is best known for her role as Morgan Sanders in the CBS television series “Hostages” and as Donna Malone in the holiday comedy “Unaccompanied Minors.” She has since gone on to write, direct, and produce a number of short and feature films.