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SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

THE PARKER TRIBE

Directed by Jane Baker
SHORT NARRATIVE 25 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE THE PARKER TRIBE
Living life in suburban Philadelphia in the late 1970s is both hilarious and painful for Mary “Jo” Parker, a 13-year-old tomboy in a large Irish Catholic family. When Jo questions her feelings for another girl, she ponders the possibility that she will be the freak in her already bizarre family.

Screening as part of Shorts: Family Dynamics
Drama, Female Director(s), Comedy, Relationships, Female Screenwriter(s), Other
About the Director(s)
Jane Baker is a 30-year theatre dramaturg, writer, and performer. She has taught hundreds the craft of improv, acting, and writing at the New England Youth Theatre in Vermont. The Parker Tribe is her film directorial debut.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts In Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2015
  • Length:
    25 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
    USA
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Composer:
    Jeff Richmond
  • Cinematographer:
    Michelle Lawler
  • Cast:
    Paula Pell, David Koechner, Cassandra Beske-Dunn, Colin Hinckley, Jonny Flood, Emily Seymour
  • Screenwriter:
    Jane Baker, Roberta Munroe
  • Director:
    Jane Baker
  • Editor:
    Justin Lachance, Avril Buekes
  • Production Designer:
    Sandy Klein, Anna Pasz
  • Producer:
    Roberta Munroe
  • Executive Producer:
    Pam Carter, Denis Gallagher, Roberta Marie Munroe, Jane Baker, Sharon Gentry, Janet Wallstein, Jane Dewey
  • Associate Producer:
    Dede Cummings

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