SHORTS IN COMPETITION: STUDENT

MIGHTY NICE MAN

Directed by Jonathan Dee
SHORT NARRATIVE 12 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE MIGHTY NICE MAN
Charlotte and her friend Emilie compete for the attention of a dashing, albeit significantly older stranger. The stranger tempts Charlotte away from her friend by offering her a ride in his automobile, which Charlotte accepts. Inside the car, Charlotte feels trapped, sensing the danger she is in and the man’s predatory intentions.

Screening as part of Shorts: Interference
Drama, Thriller, NY Director(s)
About the Director(s)
Jonathan Dee received his MFA in Film Directing from Columbia University. Upon graduation he was awarded a Sony TAG Fellowship. His film Lily went on to win Best Director and Best Film at the Directors Guild of America.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Student
  • Year:
    2015
  • Length:
    12 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
    USA
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Add'l Credit 2:
    Larry Zipf
  • Add'l Credit 1:
    Nancy Brous
  • Director:
    Jonathan Dee
  • Producer:
    Daniella Kahane Levy
  • Executive Producer:
    HBO
  • Cinematographer:
    Christopher Ferguson
  • Editor:
    Jason Mann
  • Composer:
    Aaron Kenny
  • Screenwriter:
    Jonathan Dee
  • Cast:
    Billy Magnussen, Kristen Connolly, Kylie McVey, Jacqueline Baum

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