Bruiser

Directed By Miles Warren

A fantastic exploration of masculinity as  the father to the main character is involved in a public fight he witnesses. The film stars JD Williams, who played “Brodie” in the Wire.

Production Details & Description

After his father gets into a fight at a bowling alley, Darious begins to investigate the limitations of his own manhood.

Starring: J.D. Williams, Noble B. Whitted

Director: Miles Warren
Writers: Miles Warren & Ben Medina
Producers: Gustavo René, Albert Tholen, Lauren Goetzman
Director of Photography: Justin Derry
Production Design: Emma Cantor
Editor: Albert Tholen
Assistant Director: Eliza McKenna
Costumes: Regina Melady
Sound: Matthew Gelzer
Sound Designer: Becket Cerny
Composer: Vince Warren
Casting: Rebecca LaGore
Colorist: Seth Ricart
HMU/SFX: Lauren Tirpak
First AC: Rob Sam Agulo
Second AC/Loader: Mo Shane
Camera PA: Wilson Lai
Steadicam: Kyle Derry
Gaffer: Elliot Travis
Key Grip: Gulab Singh
Grip: Meg West
Script Supervisor: Rachael Sonnenberg
Fight Coreographer: Craig Divino
Title Design: Victoria Knight
Art Assistants: Stefano Castro, Chase Mayo, Shiri Benmoshe, Phoebe Devito, Kosta Koufis, Vincent Warne

Festivals:
Sundance Film Festival
SXSW Film Festival
Seattle International Film Festival – Short Film Grand Jury Winner
Atlanta Film Festival
Florida Film Festival
Maryland Film Festival
Sun Valley Film Festival – Short Film Grand Jury Winner
Aspen Shortsfest
Palm Springs Shortest
Indy Shorts International Film Festival
Maine International Film Festival
Durban International Film Festival
deadCenter Film Festival
Honolulu African American Film Festival