1. This short film is a project of the Nov/Dec 2012 CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring students Stephen Cefalu, Jr., John Highberger, Jessica Hoard, Roni Geva and Nikki Pierce, SUPPORT was devised and improvised by the students and instructor Stephen Cone (wri/dir of the New York Times Critics' Pick THE WISE KIDS), directed and edited by Cone, and photographed by Stephanie Dufford. Sean Kirkpatrick served as Sound Mixer.

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  2. This short film is a project of the March/April 2014 CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring students Amy Jean Johnson, Bob Kruse and Maggie Suma, MEMORY CITY is based on improvisations by the students, written, directed and edited by Cone, and photographed by Jason Chiu. Joe Campbell served as Sound Mixer.

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  3. This short film is a project of the May/June 2013 CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring students Alexis Atwill, Jerod Haynes and Amber Page, SIT DOWN COMEDY is based on improvisations by the students, directed and edited by Cone, from an idea by Cone, and photographed by Stephanie Dufford. Sean Kirkpatrick served as Sound Mixer.

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  4. This short film is a project of the March/April 2014 CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring students Brittany Bookbinder, Clare Cooney, Kyle Gibson and Jerod Haynes, THE FLOW is based on improvisations by the students, written, directed and edited by Cone, and photographed by Jason Chiu. Stephen Lynch served as Sound Mixer.

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  5. This short film is a project of the May/June 2013 CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring students Nora Fiffer, Sean Gallagher, Ashley Hicks and Annie Sauter, TRUTH is based on improvisations by the students, directed and edited by Cone, from an idea by Cone, and photographed by Jason Chiu. Steve Lynch served as Sound Mixer.

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Acting Studio Chicago CINEMA LAB Short Films

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These short films are a product of Stephen Cone's CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring LAB actors Carlo Aparo, Brittany Bookbinder, Ashley Bush, Clare Cooney, Kyle Gibson, Jerod Haynes, Amy Jean Johnson,…


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These short films are a product of Stephen Cone's CINEMA LAB course at Acting Studio Chicago (Rachael Patterson, Studio Director). Featuring LAB actors Carlo Aparo, Brittany Bookbinder, Ashley Bush, Clare Cooney, Kyle Gibson, Jerod Haynes, Amy Jean Johnson, Bob Kruse, Bill McGough, Maggie Suma, Jeff Bouthiette, Paige Collins, Jennifer Dymit, Jessica Hudson, Kasia Januszewski, Eric Lindahl, Ashley Lobo, Mary Mikva, Linsey Page Morton, Maria Stephens, Matt Babbs, Brianna Baker, Kevin Branick, Baize Buzan, Josh Bywater, Daniela Colucci, Will Kinnear, Christine Martini, Kelly Parker, Madelaine Schmitt, Alexis Atwell, Liz Bell, Bryan Bosque, Susan Bowen, Stephen Cefalu, Jr., Rebecca Cox, Alice Da Cunha, Isabel Ellison, Nora Fiffer, Matthew Gall, Sean Gallagher, Carlo Garcia, Charles Gardner, Roni Geva, Bryan Hart, Jerod Haynes, Ashley Hicks, John Highberger, Jessica Hoard, Kelsey Jorissen, Tracey Kaplan, Allie Kunkler, Amber Page, Nikki Pierce, Amy Rapp, Cassy Sanders, Annie Sauter, Jessica Spaid, Jayme Wojciechowski and Zo Zosak, the films are based on improvisations and ideas by the students and instructor Stephen Cone, written, directed and edited by Cone and photographed by Stephanie Dufford, Eon Mora, Jason Chiu, Cory Popp, Shane Simmons and Sarah Giroux. Stephen Lynch, DJ Head, Sean Kirkpatrick and Joe Campbell served as sound mixers.

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