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SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Directed by Christopher Modoono
SHORT NARRATIVE 17 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Teacher of the Year is a day in the life of Ethan Collins, a severely depressed, foul-mouthed elementary school teacher whose wife's recent infidelity and departure have left him questioning everything in his life.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Character Flaws program.
Drama, Relationships
About the Director(s)
Chris Modoono is a filmmaker living in New York City. His debut short film, 12 Floors Up, premiered at the Boston Film Festival. He also teaches screen acting at Stonestreet Studios, which is part of the NYU Tisch School's drama department.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2011
  • Length:
    17 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
    USA
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Screenwriter:
    Chris Modoono, Gil Zabarsky
  • Production Designer:
    Erica Hohf
  • Director of Photography:
    Greta Zozula
  • Director:
    Chris Modoono
  • Primary Cast:
    Gil Zabarsky, Rachel Dratch, Kathleen Littlefield, Hayden Signoretti
  • Executive Producer:
    Michael Lorber, Jason Weissman, Sam Slater
  • Co-Producer:
    Alyssa Rallo Bennett, Debra Rose
  • Producer:
    Paul Bernon, Andrew Corkin, Garrett Fennelly, Jean-Raphael Ambron
  • Editor:
    Ethan Donnelly

Contacts
  • Press Contact
    Lauren Avinoam
    LA Publicity
    Phone: 917 705 8925
    lauren.m.avinoam@gmail.com
  • Sales Agent
    Christopher Modoono
    Forest Street Productions
    1654 Third Avenue, Suite 15 New York, NY 10128
    Phone: 781 405 6462
    cmodoono@yahoo.com
  • Press Contact
    Lauren Avinoam
    LA Publicity
    Phone: 917 705 8925
    lauren.m.avinoam@gmail.com
  • Sales Agent
    Christopher Modoono
    Forest Street Productions
    1654 Third Avenue, Suite 15 New York, NY 10128
    Phone: 781 405 6462
    cmodoono@yahoo.com
  • Press Contact
    Lauren Avinoam
    LA Publicity
    Phone: 917 705 8925
    lauren.m.avinoam@gmail.com
  • Sales Agent
    Christopher Modoono
    Forest Street Productions
    1654 Third Avenue, Suite 15 New York, NY 10128
    Phone: 781 405 6462
    cmodoono@yahoo.com
  • Sales Agent
    Christopher Modoono
    Forest Street Productions
    1654 Third Avenue, Suite 15 New York, NY 10128
    Phone: 781 405 6462
    cmodoono@yahoo.com
  • Press Contact
    Lauren Avinoam
    LA Publicity
    Phone: 917 705 8925
    lauren.m.avinoam@gmail.com

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