Mercy's Girl

Mercy (Emily Lape), lives a double life. In one she is dating a sexual and loving college student named Jesse (Alison Hixon). In the other she is living by her family's religious standards. As her two world's begin to collide she must find her identity in both.

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  • Emily Lape
    Director
    Actress in feature films - Petting Zoo '15, Gaia '09
  • Emily Lape
    Writer
  • Emily Lape
    Key Cast
    Mercy
  • Alison Hixon
    Key Cast
    Jesse
  • Rainee Denham
    Key Cast
    Linda
  • Robert Kaercher
    Key Cast
    Henry
  • Justin Howe
    Cinematographer
  • Samuel Guardalabene
    Sound
  • Emily Lape
    Producer
  • M Yoon
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Genres:
    Drama, Romance, LGTB, first time filmmaker
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 38 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    May 9, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    25,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Emily Lape

Emily has been involved in the film industry for over a decade. She studied acting with the highly regarded Ivana Chubbuck in Los Angeles, CA, who became a mentor for her during her time there. She has won awards for her acting performances, most notably for her leading role in Jason Lehel’s feature film debut GAIA. She grew up traveling the country with her parents, three brothers and sister, moving over fifteen times to different homes and cities across the United States. Mercy's Girl is Emily's first film as a filmmaker, director and producer.

In 2015, Emily started Three Stones Pictures under her production company Second Star Films. Focusing on dramatic fictional narrative, Mercy's Girl will be the first of three projects slated for the next 5 years.

Emily has a strong passion for cinematography. She enjoys reading and watching anime in her free time and is in the process of writing and producing a feature length film set in Japan following a young transgender woman.

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