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JENNY is the story of an 18 year old girl who moves from Long Island to her father’s place in Albemarle County after her mother dies from cancer. Just as she had expected, her father is too immersed in his work to have time for her. However, both Jenny's and her father's life turns upside down when Jenny meets a woman named Lacy.

  • Dagmawi Abebe
  • Dagmawi Abebe
  • Yvonne Fox
    Key Cast
  • Michael Carioscia
    Key Cast
  • Maxine Gillespie
    Key Cast
  • Tj Ferguson
    Key Cast
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    16 minutes 54 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 27, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    1,400 USD
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    United States
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    United States
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Director Biography - Dagmawi Abebe

Dagmawi Y. Abebe is a fourth-year Physics major and Film Studies Minor at the University of Virginia. He has been a part of the Fimmaker's Society at the University for the past three years and is currently the Vice-President. He started out his career with editing and shortly moved to directing short documentary and narrative films. His interest is in directing historical action and drama films in which he attempts to explore human relationships in various cultures. Dagmawi also works as a student Photographer/Videographer for the sustainability department at UVA as well as working as a student consultant in the Digital Media Lab at Clemons Library. Lastly, he was also the Director of the Virginia Student Film Festival in 2014. Dagmawi will be continuing his passion for film at the University of Southern California in the Film & Television MFA program.

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