Time: at 1:30pm (please arrive early!)
Place: Anthology Film Archives (32 Second Avenue @ 2nd Street, New York, NY 10003)
You're invited to a special screening of the short film REQUITED, written and directed by SAL BARDO and starring CHRISTOPHER SCHRAM, MAX RHYSER, MATTHEW WATSON, and CRYSTAL ARNETTE.
BUY TICKETS: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/223445
The film will be preceded by a reception sponsored by VeeV Açaí Spirits and followed by a Q&A session with the cast/crew and a post-screening happy-hour reception!
TICKETS: $20. Each ticket includes the screening, Q&A, and reception. All profits go toward CHASER, a new film directed by Sal Bardo and starring Max Rhyser.
ABOUT REQUITED: The film made its world premiere at the Seattle International Film Festival last year and has screened at festivals across the country, including NewFest: The New York LGBT Film Festival and Reel Affirmations: The Washington DC International LGBT Film Festival, where Sal Bardo received the audience award for Best First Time Filmmaker.
This may be your final chance to see REQUITED on the big screen before the film is released on DVD later this year! If you've already seen it, please help support our new project by coming to see it again and invite your friends!
Written, Produced & Directed by Sal Bardo. Nicolas (Christopher Schram) struggles to decide whether to go to the wedding of his best friend from high school, Aaron (Matthew Watson), who he's always been quietly in love with. The two had a falling out years earlier after Nicolas inexplicably kissed Aaron's girlfriend. Nicolas clings to an idealized image of his former friend, subconsciously sabotaging his own happiness in the process. Requited is a realistic slice-of-life that poses the question "How do you get over something you never had?" The 19-minute short was shot in New York City and Lambertville, NJ, and also stars Max Rhyser, Crystal Arnette and Sal Bardo.