BETWEEN YOURSELF AND ME looks at the phenomenon of immersive theater by zooming in on one of the form’s top innovators. The film explores the world of Third Rail Projects, the critically-acclaimed company behind the long-running immersive theater hit Then She Fell, and the creative process of its artistic directors Zach Morris, Tom Pearson, and Jennine Willett. Including never-before seen material from their award-winning performances, screen adaptations of Then She Fell and Roadside Attraction, and interviews with experts in the field, BETWEEN YOURSELF AND ME situates Third Rail Projects within this unique cultural moment and offers audiences a glimpse into the flourishing, intimate world of experiential performance.
New York City, 1979. The Zanctuary is a decadent bar in Lower Manhattan owned by a former prostitute, Dora Ramona del Pilar. An undercover police detective follows an investigation on human trafficking discovering what’s hidden under the bar: rooms filled with Dora’s terrible sins and her attempts at redemption.
Starring Joey Arias, Sophia Lamar, Amanda Lepore, Wanda Colon, Juan Pablo Sosa, Ammo, Cherie Danielle & Justin Fosque.
Official Selection: 25th Mix Brasil Film Festival (2017, SAO PAOLO, BRASIL); 68th Montecatini International Short Film Festival (October 2017, ITALY); New Filmmakers New York (September 2017, New York); XIV Outfest Peru (June 2017, Peru); XXI Mix Mexico (May 2017, Mexico); Goa Shots International Short Film Festival (November 2016, Goa, India); 50th Blow-Up Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival (November 2016, Chicago, USA); XXI LesGaiCinemad, Madrid International LGTB Film Festival (October – November 2016, Spain); XIV Shnit International Short Film Festival. (October 2016, Switzerland, Egypt, South Africa, Russia, Thailand, China and Costa Rica)