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The Blazing World

Director: Carlson Young Run Time: 101 min.

Starring: Carlson Young, Dermot Mulroney, John Karna, Soko, Udo Kier, Vinessa Shaw

Country: United States | Language: English | Closed captioning is available

This film screened on January 31, 2021, as part of the Sundance Film Festival 2021 satellite screenings in Columbus, Ohio. Watch the Q&A replay with the filmmakers and Heidi Zwicker, Sundance Film Festival Senior Programmer, here.

Official Selection of Sundance Film Festival 2021World Premiere, NEXT program

About the film:

Decades after the accidental drowning of her twin sister, a self-destructive young woman returns to her family home, finding herself drawn to an alternate dimension where her sister may still be alive. From Director Carlson Young, Screenwriters Carlson Young and Pierce Brown and Producers Brinton Bryan and Elizabeth Avellán.

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