Ronnie, an enigmatic enforcer for a small-time Brooklyn crime boss, is tossed out by his girlfriend, ending the latest in a series of failed relationships. With no place to go, he heads to Sunny’s Bar to stay in the backroom, “finding hope in futility,” as Sunny’s wife puts it. In between jobs for his boss, Mr. DeMartino, Ronnie sculpts in ice, exploring the inner, deeper questions at the root of his ambivalence.
Screening in Shorts Program: Unlimited RideDrama, Crime, Comedy
About the Director(s)
ANTHONY TARSITANO was born in New York City and, in 1985, started his own New York-based advertising agency serving Fortune 500 clients. In 2008, he and his wife Deborah founded City Squirrel Films, leading to his feature debut, Calling it Quits, which screened at film festivals across the U.S. ICE is his first short film.
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