DARLING DARLING - SUPER 16 MM / COLOR / 13 MIN / 2005
SYNOPSIS: Meeting your date's parents is never a comfortable experience, but the event is taken to unexpected levels of surreality in Matthew Lessner's directorial debut starring Michael Cera as an awkward and flustered every teen forced to make small talk with his prom date's bizarre father.
RELEASED BY: Shorts International, Wholphin
FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS: Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, Sarajevo Film Festival
"Absolutely hilarious and brilliant!"
- Tina Santomauro, Comedy Central
"A deliciously surreal vision."
- Shawn Levy, The Oregonian
"A hilarious and super-stylish picture."
- Guy Maddin