RSVP Now!! Award winning film "Slate" screens at the Chinese 6 Theatres, 1:30 PM Tue, Aug 14 in Shorts Program III for the 8th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival (6801 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA) facebook.com/events/337511392999381 IMDb TRAILER imdb.com/title/tt2076935

DESCRIPTION: Slate, is a story about a gay hustler who kills his abusive pimp. Drama, LGBT Narrative Short, 15 mins., USA, 2012; Dirs. Eric La Barr, Efrem Towns.

SUMMARY: Slate, is a story about a male hustler (Slate) who finds himself under the control of a lazy overbearing pimp (Terrence) who abuses him every chance he gets. Feeling lost, alone, and unloved, Slate's fortune changes when he meets Johnny. The two quickly form a friendship that flourishes into something more. When Terrence finds out of this relationship and goes after Johnny, Slate feels like he has no choice, but to take matters into his own hands.

Slate Trailer: slatethemovie.com
Slate Trailer #2: vimeo.com/31773667
Follow Slate on facebook: facebook.com/slatethemovie
Follow the director on twitter: twitter.com/ericlabarr
Slate IMDb: imdb.com/title/tt2076935/

AWARDS:
Silver Remi Award
WORLDFEST HOUSTON 2012

Honorable Mention LGBT
QUEENS WORLD FILM FESTIVAL 2012

Best Score
Ryan Richko, Composer
SUNSET FILM FESTIVAL 2012

Best LGBT Film Nominee
SAN DIEGO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 2012

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS:
San Diego Black Film Festival 2012
Oregon Queer Film Festival 2012
Queens World Film Festival 2012
Riverside International Film Festival 2012
Tiburon International Film Festival 2012
Awareness Film Festival 2012
Park City Film Music Festival 2012
HollyShorts Film Festival 2012

Starring: Kellan Rhude, Eric La Barr, Efrem P. Towns and Jonathan Sorace
Directed By: Eric La Barr and Efrem Towns
Written By: Eric La Barr
Director of Photography: Justyn Moro
Music By: Ryan Richko
Edited By: Josh Souter
Produced By: Efrem P. Towns, Eric La Barr
Exec. Producers: Tracie H. Towns, Stephen Henderson
Co-producer: Gena Vazquez

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