Disillusioned with his life, Dr. John Kitchin abandons his career as a neurologist and moves to Pacific Beach. There, he undergoes a radical transformation into SLOMO, trading his lab coat for a pair of rollerblades and his IRA for a taste of divinity.

Winner of over a dozen awards, including:

Best Short Documentary at SXSW
Best Short Documentary at the International Documentary Association Awards
Audience Award at AFI Docs
Audience Award at Ashland Independent Film Festival
Best Short Documentary at Sheffield Doc/Fest
Special Jury Prize at the Independent Film Festival Boston

Director: Josh Izenberg
Producer: Amanda Micheli
Editor: Traci Loth
Director of Photography: Wynn Padula
Original Music: Nick Gage and Nate Sloan
Executive Producer: Neil Izenberg
Sound Design & Mix: Jeremiah Moore
Dialogue Editor: Max Hirtenstein
Color Correction: Robert Arnold
Animation: Alligator Planet

Full credits and more information at slomothemovie.com

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