Sat, Sep 26 | United States

Flick

Directed by Ariel Zengotita (2019- 11 minutes) Thriller, horror, comedy, creature feature Appears in short film collection - RUDE, CRUDE, AND OCCASIONALLY NUDE
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Flick

Time & Location

Sep 26, 2020, 11:00 AM PDT
United States

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A reclusive college student is driven mad after picking a booger he can’t flick away.

Director Biography - Ariel Zengotita

Ariel Zengotita is a Latin American filmmaker based in Los Angeles, CA. Co-founder of Squid Valley, a creative super-team with over a decade of experience in Narrative, Commercial, and Digital Media. Ariel has written and directed a number of commercials for brands like Gillette, Pepsi, General Mills, SteelSeries, and more. He’s also directed several award-winning short films that have screened at festivals across the country.

Ariel is the Creative Director of Squid Valley, and currently works as a Senior Editor at FaZe Clan.

Director Statement

“You can hide from others, but you can’t hide from yourself.”  - Anonymous

Admittedly the premise of Flick is immature, however, I wanted to explore deeper themes of anxiety and isolation using a booger as the vehicle. Having an anxiety disorder, I know what it's like to get stuck in a hellish loop of obsessive thinking. I wanted to tell this story as a way of exorcising that feeling, but also have it serve as a cautionary tale against self-destructive habits.

But at the end of the day, it's a movie about a guy trying to flick a booger off his finger, so take it as you will.

  • Ariel Zengotita Director
  • Ariel Zengotita Writer
  • Tu Do Producer
  • Mikhail Howell Producer
  • Nate Pringle Key Cast

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Time & Location

Oct 25, 2017 at 9:00pm - 10:30pm PDT

New People, 1746 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA

About The Event

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