THE SHOW ABOUT THE SHOW
May 19 only
Caveh in conversation with filmmaker / SFJFF Festival Director Jay Rosenblatt after The Show!
Independent Filmmaker Caveh Zahedi is trying to make a television show. He persuades BRIC TV, a Brooklyn non-profit Arts organization, to finance a television show whose premise is that every episode will be about the making of the previous episode. In the process of creating the show, everything can—and does—go wrong, as Caveh endangers with abandon his friendships, career & marriage. The cast, a who’s who of Brooklyn’s independent filmmaking community, includes Alex Karpovsky, Eleonore Hendricks, Dustin Defa, and Onur Tukel. Written, produced, directed & editor by Caveh Zahedi. 99 mins. DCP.
“Jaw-dropping” – NY Times
“Holy shit…This is groundbreaking and scary as fuck.”– Jay Duplass
“Terrifying.”– Rick Alverson
“The Show About the Show has more to say, and teach, about business, family, marriage, art, fear, bureaucracy and political correctness than anything I’ve seen in ages”.
– Joe Swanberg,
“Caveh is his own genre, and in his own mystical league” –Andrew Bujalski
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