Shot on 16mm Bizarre Street Journey Movie ‘Giving Delivery to a Butterfly’ Trailer
by Alex Billington April 13, 2023Source: YouTube
“I received scammed, Marlene, that is why we’re doing this.” Cinedigm has revealed a trailer for an experimental indie movie titled Giving Delivery to a Butterfly, marking the characteristic directorial debut of Theodore Schaefer. It first premiered in 2021 on the Fantasia Movie Competition in Montreal, and is lastly getting a correct launch after ready just a few years – it is streaming on Fandor this Could. “Pure weirdo magic. Like Donnie Darko meets Twin Peaks.” After having her identification stolen, a girl, and her son’s pregnant girlfriend, bond collectively on a surreal journey as they try to trace down the perpetrators. Described by The Austin Chronicle as “an odd and fragile story of household, identification, and the unlikely instructions of a seek for self,” Giving Delivery to a Butterfly “mixes melancholy and anxiousness with a Lynchian contact” and “takes place in a parallel universe that appears and acts like suburbia, simply ever so barely off.” Starring Annie Parisse & Gus Birney, Rachel Resheff, Paul Sparks, Owen Campbell, with Jessica Pimentel. It positively does look a bit unusual…
This is the official trailer (+ poster) for Theodore Schaefer’s Giving Delivery to a Butterfly, from YouTube:
“Tapping right into a nervous dream logic that also resembles the mad world we exist in, Giving Delivery to a Butterfly is among the most cine-literate American debuts I’ve seen shortly,” stated Aaron Hillis, Director of Programming for Cinedigm. “Ted Schaefer is clearly a film nut who understands each the mechanics and pleasures of style storytelling.”
After having her identification is stolen, a suburban mother named Diana (Annie Parisse) and her son’s pregnant girlfriend, Marlene (Gus Birney), start to bond and remodel throughout a surreal, visually immersive road-trip journey to trace down the perpetrators. Dynamically shot on 16mm movie, this endearing, hauntingly unusual cult basic within the making can be an empowering cinematic meditation on household, identification, and the underbelly of American life. Giving Delivery to a Butterfly is directed by up-and-coming filmmaker Theodore Schaefer, making his characteristic directorial debut after just a few different shorts and many assistant director work beforehand. The screenplay is co-written by Schaefer and Patrick Lawler. This initially premiered on the 2021 Fantasia Movie Competition just a few years in the past. Cinedigm will debut Giving Delivery to a Butterfly in choose US theaters early this Could, then will probably be streaming on Fandor beginning Could sixteenth, 2023. Anybody interested by this?