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DISTRESS


Directed By: Lane Lyle
2018 / USA / 17 mins. / Narrative

Program: EMERGING VOICES

The Queen seeks a maiden as her successor, creating a contest to find the most cunning, politically progressive woman in the land. On her mission for the crown, orphan Aralyn encounters battles of immigration reform, battles of blood and battles of fashion advice in this pointed political satire.

 

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Lane Lyle

Director, Writer

Lane is the Director/Writer/Roommate/Zumba Instructor/Commuter of DISTRESS, a fairy tale/political satire, a genre born from indecision and the love of making people laugh. She hasn't slept in three years and has a very loud voice for her rather short frame. She also likes smoothies.