Light from the Darkroom
Two women in Panama City try to discover what happened to two friends who were killed in a massacre during a religious pilgrimage in China.
Cast & Credits
Director: Lance McDaniel
Writer: Kathleen Rooney, Al Reinert
Cast: Lymari Nadal, Patricia de Leon, Steven Michael Arzada, Russell Wong
About The Director
Lance McDaniel is the Executive Director of the deadCENTER Film Festival, Oklahoma’s largest film festival, which was recently selected as one of the Top 20 Coolest Festivals in the World by MovieMaker magazine. Lance is also an independent filmmaker who has directed and produced two narrative feature films, Just Crazy Enough (2011) and Unsolved (2008), one feature documentary, Widowbago, which won deadCENTER’s Best Oklahoma film in 2007, and is currently producing First & Female, a documentary about the historic race for the first female governor of Oklahoma that hit festivals in 2012 . Lance is also a DGA 1st Assistant Director, working on four features for Oscar winning producer Gray Frederickson, the Chickasaw Nation’s first feature film, Pearl, and the Brooks Douglass story Heaven’s Rain. In Los Angeles, Lance worked as Producers Assistant for Oscar winner Al Ruddy on Million Dollar Baby. Prior to working in film, Lance spent 15 years as an internet consultant in London, New York and San Francisco. He provided strategic direction, implementation and management of the initial websites for Levi’s, Starbucks, Star Wars, Harley Davidson, British Airways, Virgin Airlines and Walt Disney World. Lance has a Masters in Film from Oklahoma City University and an undergraduate degree from Stanford University, where he was Senior Class President.
Category: Feature-Length Narrative
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Runtime: 89 minutes
Shot With: RED Epic
Film Completion Year: December 2013
Saturday, April 12th, 2014
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