Cleveland International Film Festival } March 29 – April 9, 2017



Year: 2013
Country: USA
Run Time: 11 minutes


A young writer. A prostitute. An old desert motel. All stories need an ending and all endings need a beginning. Distraction is a short film noir that focuses on the fragile psyche of a writer whose sole desire is to finish his screenplay while learning that the beginning is always easier to write than the end.

CIFF38 Screenings

Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Shorts Program
Late Night Shorts Program 4

Stephen Schuster

Stephen Schuster

Stephen Schuster

Kurt Stevens

Kirk Smith

Principal Cast
Ross Steeves, Jolene Andersen, Larrs Jackson, Edward Green, Ty Merchant, Kerstin Lechner, Christopher Warner, Joshua Bevier, Tera Lecuona

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