AUDIENCE AWARD BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE 2014 SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
After weeks of traveling through Europe the immature William finds himself at a crossroads in Copenhagen. Not just another European city, Copenhagen is also the birthplace of his father. When the youthful Effy befriends the older William they set off on an adventure to find William's grandfather. Effy's mix of youthful exuberance and wisdom challenges William unlike any woman ever has. As the attraction builds and William truly connects with someone for the first time in his life, he must come to grips with destabilizing elements of his family's sordid past.
Mark Raso Mark Raso is a Writer/Director from Toronto, Canada. Mark has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the prestigious Student Academy Award Gold Medal for his short film Under. Mark has also been awarded the David Jones Memorial Award for Excellence in Directing and The Hollywood Foreign Press Award for Excellence in Filmmaking. In 2013 he was named to the Tracking Boards "Young and Hungry" list. He has made numerous short films that have been played on television or in theaters in over 30 countries around the world. "Copenhagen" is his first feature film. He holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Film from Columbia University in New York. He is based out of Los Angeles and Toronto.
PRECEDED BY SHORT FILM
United Kingdom, 2013, 9 mins, Color
Director: Deborah Haywood
A fascinating drama—when Sophie and Megan play Mummies and Daddies we learn a lot ... about Mummy and Daddy.