Screening: May 15, 2014, 8:30pm
Includes Special Appearances by Director Collin Schiffli and Star/Writer David Dastmalchian!
Directed by Collin Schiffli
Starring David Dastmalchian and Kim Shaw
Synopsis: Animals tells the story of Bobbie and Jude, a young couple living in their broken-down car parked alongside Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo. Their days are a continuous ritual of theft and scoring until they must confront the difficult truth of their relationship after one of them is hospitalized.
What the Critics Are Saying:
“Don’t approach this as just another junkie movie. It is a character study that reminds me of the first time I saw Gus Van Sant’s Drugstore Cowboy. And it could eventually herald the arrival of as important a talent.”
–Brian Tallerico, Film Threat