BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: THE FIFTH FLOOR, by Dan Ochwat

Inspired by a true story, a 17-year-old girl is hospitalized on the fifth floor (psychiatry) for starving herself. Through staff, patients and a romantic bond with another boy, she overcomes her disorder and the role she played in her younger sister’s death a decade ago.

CAST LIST:

Virginia: Meredith Forlenza
Dr. Ellison: Cari Haim
Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Anna: Jessica Bowmer
Chad: Justin Martins

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch