Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2012
GORK!, the interesting, poignant plus provocative documentary guided by Devon Terrill, has been accepted because an Official Selection of the 2012 AOF International Film Festival. Produced by Devon along with her sister Autumn Terrill, GORK! concentrates on their charismatic young brother Adam, his complex blend of developmental disabilities, plus his impact found on the dynamic of his 7-member family.
The GORK! screening takes region Sunday, August 19, at 5pm at the breathtaking Krikorian Theater Monrovia 410 S. Myrtle Ave Monrovia CA 91016. Tickets can be bought ahead of time by clicking HERE. Popular need has led to encore screenings of the movie at previous fests like the Landlocked Film Festival; as a result, extra screenings can be put into the AOF schedule.
The movie claimed the Audience Award at the 2011 Interrobang Film Festival, plus following it screened at the Landlocked Film Festival, organizers held an encore screening to support overflow crowds. GORK! was shown at the Logan Film Festival inside April, plus found on the heels of the AOF Festival inside August, the movie upcoming screens at the Tacoma Film Festival inside October 2012.
One of the countries fastest-growing movie festivals, AOF is an incredible event featuring movies plus videos from all over the world including Canada, Australia, England, Africa, Thailand, Germany, Sweden, Japan, China, Russia, Italy, Spain, plus naturally, the U.S.
Im thrilled to have GORK! play at AOF. The festival organizers have been thus enthusiastic plus supportive, as well as truly appear to connect with all the spirit of the movie, mentioned Devon Terrill. Our objective was to create a quite honest, uncensored movie regarding 1 familys experience with impairment, embracing both the comedy as well as the complicated feelings which come together with which.”
Indeed, when GORK! has received excellent praise from disabilities recommends (Jerry Mayes, PhD, calls it “The right documentary regarding impairment I have ever watched.”), parents are embracing the film for the frankness plus understanding into family dynamics on the whole. This film is completely amazing, claims 1 mom of 2 that attended a latest screening of the movie. So candid plus moving. It actually puts details into attitude from a parent/family point of view. I state share it everywhere.
That parent’s wish could shortly be granted: GORK! is set for a DVD launch inside October 2012.
Tracing Adams early years, from his significant school graduation, to his present-day existence inside a group house, GORK! concentrates inside specific found on the relationship between Adam plus his sister, Autumn, whose existence path is unmistakably influenced by her close bond with Adam. As element of the documentary project, Autumns solo stage play (also known as GORK! and that The NY Times described because lovingly crafted with all the tone of the late-night bull session inside the family den) was filmed inside front of the live audience plus is showcased inside the documentary. The film explores the daily existence of Adam plus further elaborates found on the comedy plus conflict arising from his uninhibited plus flamboyant approach to existence inside the globe.
About AOF (Action about Film)
The AOF Festival is regarded as the quickest growing, high profile global matters inside the movie plus movie industry now. With meager origins it has grown to an epic size by the virtue of its fast following of filmmakers plus writers that know the worth of being associated with an event which appreciates plus supports their function. The fest has received great star plus industry help plus been capable to launch the AOF Channel, a weekly tv series that showcases the skills of AOF filmmakers plus enables those to be introduced to the globe through conventional broadcast models.
For more info regarding AOF, please see http://www.aoffest.com or call 626.325.3406. For tickets to GORK!, visit: http://tinyurl.com/93pd6h8