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Wednesday, August 27 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
I Believe in Unicorns followed by Q&A with Lead Animator Josh Mahan

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I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS takes us on a road trip through the stunning and complex landscape of troubled young love. Davina is an imaginative and strong-willed teenage girl who often escapes into a beautifully twisted fantasy life. Having grown up quickly as the sole caretaker of her disabled mother, she looks for salvation in a new relationship with an older boy. Davina is swept into a whirlwind of romance and adventure, but the enchantment of her new relationship quickly fades when Sterling’s volatile side begins to emerge. 


CAST & CREW
CAST: Natalie Dyer, Peter Vack, Julia Garner
DIRECTOR: Leah Meyerhoff
PRODUCER: Heather Rae
MUSIC: Sasha Gordon


Directors
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Leah Meyerhoff

Director, "I Believe In Unicorns"
Leah Meyerhoff's debut feature film I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS premiered in competition at SXSW 2014 and continues to travel the film festival circuit. Her previous short films have screened in over 200 film festivals, won a dozen awards, and aired on IFC, PBS, LOGO and MTV. She has been shortlisted for the Student Academy Awards and Gotham Awards and received high profile grants from IFP, the Tribeca Film Institute and the Adrienne Shelly Foundation... Read More →

Cast & Crew
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Natalie Dyer, Actor

Natalia Dyer recently completed filming the sci-fi drama AFTER DARKNESS (fka RAYS OF LIGHT), directed by Terrence Malick collaborator Batan Silva and starring Kyra Sedgwick and Tim Daly as her parents. Natalia will next be seen in the supernatural thriller THE BETWEEN alongside Joel Courtney and Isabelle Fuhrman from producer Susan Johnson. Natalia's other credits include Roadside Attractions' BLUE LIKE JAZZ starring Marshall Allman, Claire... Read More →
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Josh Mahan

Lead animator on I Believe in Unicorns.



Wednesday August 27, 2014 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Mission Theater 1624 NW Glisan St, Portland, OR 97209

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