2017 Milwaukee Film Festival

Sept. 28 - Oct. 12

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Dear Coward on the Moon

Director: Carol Brandt

Film Summary

Spotlight Presentations | 1:19 | 2017 | USA | | View Website

Jasmine is a precocious nine-year-old girl prone to flights of fancy, constantly traversing imaginary lunar landscapes and exploring the world around her, while her older sister Jade struggles to support them with her full-time job. When Jasmine's curiosity reveals an upsetting family secret that causes her to run away, Jade must reach back into their shared past in order to track down her beloved sister in this locally made, Wisconsin-set family drama directed by MFF alum Carol Brandt.

Director Carol Brandt
Cast Charla Cochran, Linds Edwards, Mallory McGuire, Ashley Shelton, Andrew Tolstedt
Executive Producer
Producer Martin Kaszubowski
Screenwriter Carol Brandt, Jon Phillips
Cinematographer Logan Mitchell
Editor Carol Brandt, Chris James Thompson

Film Sponsor

Jeff and Kelly Fitzsimmons

Community Partners

Var Gallery & Studios, UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres