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  • A lonely pyrotechnician finds an unlikely spark on the eve of the 4th of July fireworks show.

    Screens as part of SHORTS PROGRAM FIVE.

  • John de Menil is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker and recent graduate of the AFI Conservatory. A native New Yorker, he graduated from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2008 and in 2009 directed the feature-length documentary MAX ERNST HANGING, which played at festivals around the country and was distributed by Microcinema International.

  • John de Menil
    Let’s Be Johnest
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