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SUPPORTING CHARACTERS

Directed by Daniel Schechter
VIEWPOINTS 87 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE SUPPORTING CHARACTERS

Best friends Nick (Alex Karpovsky, “Girls”) and Darryl (co-writer Tarik Lowe) are a New York film editing duo hired to salvage a botched comedy from a manic director (Kevin Corrigan, Pineapple Express) gone AWOL. But what starts as a simple job quickly sends their relationships—with their significant others and each other—reeling. Amidst trouble with his fiancée (Sophia Takal, V/H/S), Nick finds himself falling for the film's flirtatious ingénue (Arielle Kebbel, “90210”); Darryl, meanwhile, struggles to focus on his editing work in between fights with his tempestuous girlfriend (Melonie Diaz, Be Kind Rewind). With real humor and heart, Supporting Characters offers a sharp, knowing take on life and love in the big city.

About the Director(s)
Daniel Schechter was born in Queens. He wrote and produced the feature The Big Bad Swim (TFF 2006) and later wrote and directed Goodbye Baby, which premiered at Slamdance. Schechter is next attached to write and direct Switch, based on the Elmore Leonard novel.

Film Info
  • Year:
    2012
  • Length:
    87 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    World
Cast & Credits
  • :
  • Director:
    Daniel Schechter
  • Screenwriter:
    Tarik Lowe, Daniel Schechter
  • Director:
    Daniel Schechter
  • Producer:
    Tim Duff, Adam der Aris
  • Director of Photography:
    Richard P. Ulivella
  • Editor:
    Daniel Schechter
  • Composer:
    Jordan Galland
  • Executive Producer:
    Alex A. Ginzburg, Dale Carnegie
  • Co-Producer:
    Felipe Dieppa, Alex Witriol
  • Primary Cast:
    Alex Karpovsky, Tarik Lowe, Arielle Kebbel, Kevin Corrigan, Sophia Takal, Melonie Diaz, Mike Landry

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