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2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Thursday, October 23 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm
The Sideways Light

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(USA) RT:85min

Writer/Director: Jennifer Harlow (in attendance)

Cast: Lindsay Burdge (in attendance), Annalee Jefferies (in attendance), Mark Reeb (in attendance), Matthew Newton (in attendance), Rocco Sisto.

Lily (Lindsay Burdge, 'A Teacher') returns home to care for her ailing mother, Ruth (Annalee Jefferies, 'The Girl'). As Ruth's mind unravels,  Lily struggles to understand her and the strange happenings in the house her family has called home for generations. Is Ruth the cause of the disturbances in the house? Or is it something older and more profound hidden there and in Lily's bloodline?

Also in attendance: Jenny Goddard-Garcia (Producer)

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Annalee Jefferies

Cast, The Sideways Light
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Jennifer Harlow

Producer, SHO Pictures, writer/director The Sideways Light
Jennifer Harlow, native Texan, started writing stories between ballet classes as a child. She earned a BA in Theatre, and turned to independent filmmaking soon after moving to Austin. Jennifer acted in several films, including John Bryant's Momma's Boy which played Austin Film Festival in 2006. She soon found herself behind the camera, doing every job from casting assistant to props, wardrobe and set photographer. At the urging of her husband... Read More →

Jenny Goddard-Garcia

Producer, SHO Pictures
The Sideways Light (world premiere) | | Thursday, Oct 23rd @ 7:30pm Bob Bullock Theater | Sunday, Oct. 26th @ 10:30pm Alamo Village | | Watch it!

Lindsay Burdge

actress The Sideways Light
Lindsay Burdge is an actress, producer, and casting director who has starred in films screened at Tribeca, Sundance, and SXSW Film Festivals. Credits include A Teacher and First Winter as well as the upcoming The Midnight Swim and The Invitation.
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Mark Reeb

Producer, SHO Pictures
MARK REEB is an actor and independent film producer based out of Austin, Texas.  He has performed in more than seventy stage productions. Reeb spent the last thirteen years focused exclusively on movies.  Notable projects include “The Overbrook Brothers”, “Sun Don’t Shine” and “Possession”.  Reeb has a B.F.A. in Acting from the University of Texas at Austin and an M.F.A. from NYU’s Tisch Graduate Acting Program.    He lives... Read More →

Matthew Newton

Cast, The Sideways Light
MATTHEW NEWTON is a critically acclaimed award winning actor, writer and director who worked extensively in his native Australia in theater, television and films, before relocating to America. His many leading roles on screen include starring in “Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities”, one of the most successful Australian television drama series of all time. Matthew’s debut feature  film as writer/director “Three Blind... Read More →

Thursday October 23, 2014 7:30pm - 9:00pm
IMAX Theatre