10/12/2019 @ 3:00p
LOCATION:   Airborne & Special Operations Museum    
GENRE:   Narrative Short

Simmer – 15 Minutes

(Short Block 1)

Director: Owen Schwartzbard

While incarcerated, Cyrus Bishop found solace in the prison kitchen, befriending the prison chef and discovering a passion for cooking. Now that his sentence is up, he must decide whether to return home to Tremé, New Orleans, or pursue his newfound passion by enrolling in a prestigious, all-white culinary arts school.

‘Simmer” is a 15-minute short film, and a proof of concept for a feature screenplay by Owen Schwartzbard and Derrick Haggerty.


EMOTIONS:     Informed     Inspired     Intrigued

TOPICS:     Controversy     Slice of Life

TYPE:     Crime     Drama