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Lies I Told My Little Sister

Investor Screen Play Reading

The Studio@620 invites you to an evening with the director and producer of the upcoming SAG Feature Film "Lies I Told My Little Sister", by Judy White on Saturday March 17 @ 7:30 PM. Potential investors are invited to hear a reading of the screen play and ask questions about the film.

"I use to tell Jane that Daddy let me drive when we were alone in the car, and after she went to bed, Mommy let me have all the cake and ice cream I wanted..."

Siblings. Many of us have them. For Cory Webber, her older sister, Sarah, was a fairy princess, and her younger sister Jane- well, she was gullible which made for easy "torture." After Sarah's untimely death, Cory, a single, transient photographer by trade, finds herself holed up with her mother and Jane's family on Cape Cod, learning of the effect her lies had on Jane, as well as of the lies she told herself.

Lies I Told My Little Sister is a SAG feature film scheduled to shoot in Cape Cod, MA and in New Jersey this May-June. Director and St. Pete native William J. Stribling and Producer Jonathan Weisbrod are seeking investors to help finish funding on this SAG Ultra Low Budget feature length film. Come spend an evening with the team, hear a reading of the script, and become a producer by investing in "Lies I Told My Little Sister".

For investment details contact:
Jonathan Weisbrod
producer@liesitoldmylittlesister.com

Admission is Free. Please RSVP by 3/10 to producer@liesitoldmylittlesister.com


DIRECTOR: William J. Stribling is a senior at New York University earning degrees both inFilm/TV Production and Dramatic Literature. William’s most recent short film, "Break A
Leg" (produced by Jonathan Weisbrod and starring Broadway's Elisa van Duyne and
Halle Morse, as well as Don Meehan of Play Dead, directed by Teller of “Penn and...”),
has been on the festival circuit- premieres: Oundle International Film Festival (Europe)
and The Orlando Film Festival (USA). "Break A Leg" swept New York University's New premiere production of the play Vesuvius by Michael L. Piel at The Studio @620 in St. Petersburg, FL, where Stribling is an Artistic Associate. The year prior, he directed a Visions and Voices Film Festival, taking home the First Prize in addition to Craft Awardsin Directing, Producing, and Editing. In August of 2011, William directed the world successful run of Shel’s Shorts by Shel Silverstein, also at The Studio @620. William spent the fall semester of 2010 in Dublin, Ireland participating in NYU’s screenwriting intensive under the instruction of Colin McKeown (BAFTA winner). William was hand picked as a director of the television pilot LIFT OFF! as a part of NYU’s Advanced Television production program(under the instruction of Gary Shimokawa and Geoff Erb) and is currently working on his thesis film "Beyond Belief," also produced by Jonathan Weisbrod.


PRODUCER: The recipient of the 2011 David Chase Scholarship for Screenwriters at NYU’s Tisch
School of the Arts, Jonathan already has a host of distinguished credits. Jonathan
served as a film programmer for the Black Bear Film Festival for four years, while
working with major companies including NBCUniversal, Viacom, Warner Music Group,
and NJN. Jonathan graduated from NYU Tisch with honors in three years with a
major in Film and Television Production, and minors in Producing and Irish Studies.
Since 2007, Jonathan has produced more than two dozen short films, many of which
have been featured in film festivals in across the United States, in Europe, as well as in
Australia.


SCREENWRITER: The former editor-in-chief of Time Warner's mega-gardening website, judywhite is the award-winning author of two nonfiction books about plants, including the encyclopedia,
Taylor's Guide to Orchids (Houghton Mifflin). She has written hundreds of magazine
articles. Principal photographer at GardenPhotos.com, she is also a well-established
photographer with thousands of photocredits in major magazines, books, and in the
advertising world, from the Sierra Club to American Express to the Smithsonian
Institution. She holds a double B.S. in chemical biology and animal science, and her
technical research has been published in science journals. judywhite began her writing
career as a humor columnist in Seventeen Magazine, where her first piece was about
having a little sister. She is a citizen of both the United States and Ireland.

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