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Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia Team Among 2018 US in Progress Wrocław participants

Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia Team Among 2018 US in Progress Wrocław participants

Filmmakers Marnie Ellen Hertzler (Crestone), Jennifer Reeder (Knives and Skin), Haroula Rose (Once Upon a River) and the team of Rania Attieh and Daniel Garcia (Initials S.G.) are headed to the 2018 US in Progress Wrocław — which is part of the 9th American Film Festival in Wrocław (October 23-28th). Invite-only screenings will feature four projects selected from numerous submissions of independent American feature-length films in the final editing stages with guest speakers to include the likes of producers Sara Murphy, George Rush and Ryan Zacarias.

Worth noting, former participants/projects include: John Maringouin’s Ghost Box Cowboy, Madeleine Olnek’s Wild Nights with Emily, Joshua Z. Weinstein’s Menashe, Celia Rowlson-Hall’s MA, Gabe Klinger’s Porto, Matt Sobel’s Take Me to the River, Benjamin Dickinson’s Creative Control, Michael Tully’s Ping Pong Summer, Matt Porterfield’s I Used to Be Darker, Lance Edmands’ Bluebird, Hannah Fidell’s A Teacher, Travis Gutiérrez Senger’s Desert Cathedral, and Amy Seimetz’s Sun Don’t Shine.

Eric Lavallée is the founder, CEO, editor-in-chief, film journalist and critic at (founded in 2000). Eric is a regular at Sundance, Cannes and TIFF. He has a BFA in Film Studies at the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. In 2013 he served as a Narrative Competition Jury Member at the SXSW Film Festival. He was an associate producer on Mark Jackson's This Teacher (2018 LA Film Festival, 2018 BFI London). In 2022 he served as a New Flesh Comp for Best First Feature at the 2022 Fantasia Intl. Film Festival. Current top films for 2022 include Tár (Todd Field), All That Breathes (Shaunak Sen), Aftersun (Charlotte Wells).

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