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Jersey Fresh: Films by New Jersey Filmmakers – Part 1
Weed - Stephen Kaiser-Pendergrast (Stockholm, New Jersey)
While spending the weekend with his estranged son, a man who can sense the thoughts and feelings of plants encounters a menacing, dangerous weed. 2015; 19 min.
Mommy - Stephen Bodossian (Montclair, New Jersey)
In this twisted comedy, George and his best friend Stanley become obsessed with Stanley's mother’s past, after George hears her distinct and unmistakable laugh in a porn video from the ‘80s. 2015; 22 min. With an introduction and Q+A session with Director Stephen Bodossian!
75-0 The Documentary - Venazio Cortese (Towaco, New Jersey)
A multi-layered documentary about the impact of winning and losing in youth sports, that centers on the 1966 Verona High School Varsity football team, which set an all-time New Jersey state record by losing 32 games in a row, including a 75-0 loss to the powerhouse Madison High. Featuring interviews with players and sports psychologists, alongside original game footage, the film culminates with a reunion between the players from Verona and Madison, who last met 47 years ago on the field. 2014; 46 min. With an introduction and Q+A session with Director Venazio Cortese!