Private Project

Resolve

A woman relives the death of her mother when she sees an opportunity for vengeance.

  • Austin Dragovich
    Director
  • Nicole N. Nequinto
    Writer
  • Esther Mira
    Key Cast
    “Kim Wallace”
  • Poonam Basu
    Key Cast
    “Rani”
  • Heather Ludwig
    Key Cast
    “Amory Graham ”
  • Gordon Meacham
    Key Cast
    “Secretary”
  • Austin Dragovich
    Key Cast
    “Shady Guy”
  • Esther Mira
    Executive Producer
  • Poonam Basu
    Executive Producer
  • Austin Dragovich
    Executive Producer
  • Akanksha Prabhune
    Line Producer
  • Crystal Zhang
    Line Producer
  • Scott Friedman
    Music By
  • Jessica Connel
    Director Of Photography
  • Lindsay Penn
    Editor
  • Ellen Jung
    Production Designer
  • Filippo Savoia
    Production Designer
  • Lindsey DeLaney
    Makeup Artist
  • Lindsey DeLaney
    Hair Stylist
  • Julia Paley
    Hair Stylist
  • Heather Ludwig
    Special Makeup Effects Artist
  • Alexander VanHeisch
    Assistant Director
  • Tyler Cole
    Sound Mixer
  • Austin Dragovich
    Sound Designer
  • Jon King
    Gaffer / Lighting Technician
  • Julia Paley
    Wardrobe Stylist
  • Bradley Cheng
    Production Assistant
  • Tim Hakobian
    Production Assistant
  • Gordon Meacham
    Production Assistant
  • Neel Mukhopadhyay
    Production Assistant
  • Jill Bailey
    Thanks
  • Regan Bailey
    Thanks
  • Geoff Bisente
    Thanks
  • Team Rebelution Films
    Production Company
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Film Noir, Film de Femme, Neo-Noir
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 2 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 19, 2018
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • The 2018 Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    August 19, 2018
  • The 2018 Delhi Shorts International Film Festival
    Delhi
    India
    October 28, 2018
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Indian World Film Festival
    Hyderabad
    India
    March 10, 2019
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Oasis Film Screening Series

    November 1, 2019
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Unrestricted View Film Festival
    London
    United Kingdom
    April 26, 2019
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Vegas Movie Awards
    Las Vegas, Nevada
    United States
    Official Selection and Winner (Award Of Prestige for Best Experimental Film)
  • The 2019 Best Shorts Competition

    Official Selection and Winner (Award Of Merit for Women Filmmakers, Ensemble Cast Poonam Basu, Heather Ludwig and Esther Mira, Original Song written and performed by Poonam Basu and produced by Scott Friedman, Script/Writer Nicole N. Nequinto, Lighting by Jon King and Award Of Recognition for Creativity/Originality)
  • The 2019 Accolade Global Film Competition

    Official Selection and Winner (Award Of Recognition for Film Editing by Lindsay Penn)
  • The 2019 Prisma Independent Film Awards
    Rome
    Italy
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Austin After Dark Film Festival
    Austin, Texas
    United States
    September 14, 2019
    Official Selection (Nominated for Best Drama and Best Actress Poonam Basu)
  • The 2019 IndieX Film Fest
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    Official Selection (Nominated for Best Indie Short, Best Women Short, Best Experimental Short and Best Makeup & Hairstyling by Lindsey DeLaney and Julia Paley)
  • The 2019 Indian Cine Film Festival
    Mumbai
    India
    September 8, 2019
    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Indie Short Fest
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    Official Selection (Nominated for Best Film Noir Short and Best Crime Short)
  • The 2019 Independent Shorts Awards
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    Official Selection and Winner (Honorable Mention for Best Film Noir Short and Best Sound Design By Austin Dragovich)
  • The 2019 CineX Independent Film Festival

    Official Selection
  • The 2019 Global Shorts Awards

    Official Selection and Winner (Honorable Mention)
  • The 2019 One-Reeler Short Film Competition

    Official Selection and Winner (Special Mention)
  • The 2020 Dumbo Film Festival
    Brooklyn, New York
    United States
    Semi-Finalist at the September 2019 Monthly Screening (Nominated for Short Narrative, Experimental)
  • The 2020 Noida International Film Festival
    Noida, New Delhi
    India
    January 25, 2020
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Top Shorts Film Festival

    Official Selection and Winner (Best Film Noir)
  • The 2020 Oniros Film Awards

    Official Selection and Winner (Best Film Noir)
  • The 2020 New York International Film Awards (NYIFA)
    New York City, New York
    United States
    May 3, 2020
    Official Selection and Winner (Best Film Noir)
  • The 2020 Prague International Monthly Film Festival (PIMFF)
    Prague
    Czech Republic
    Official Selection and Finalist
  • The 2020 Vesuvius International Monthly Film Festival
    Campania
    Italy
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Košice International Monthly Film Festival (KIMFF)
    Kosice
    Slovakia
    Official Selection and Finalist
  • The 2020 Madras Independent Film Festival (MIFF)
    Chennai
    India
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Venice Shorts Film Awards
    Venice Beach, California
    United States
    Official Selection (Nominated for Best Experimental Film)
  • The 2020 Rio Independent Film Festival
    Rio de Janeiro
    Brazil
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Toronto Short Channel Film Festival
    Toronto, Ontario
    Canada
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Best Actor Award - New York
    New York City, New York
    United States
    Official Selection and Winner (Gold Awards for Best Ensemble Poonam Basu, Heather Ludwig, Esther Mira, Gordon Martin Meacham & Austin Dragovich, Best Actress in a Noir Film Poonam Basu, Best Duo Heather Ludwig & Esther Mira, and Platinum Award for Best Voice Over Performance Esther Mira)
  • The 2020 Hitchcock Film Awards

    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Rome International Movie Awards
    Rome
    Italy
    Official Selection and Winner (Best Mystery)
  • The 2020 LA Sun Film Fest
    Los Angeles, California
    United States
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Kalakari Film Festival
    Madhya Pradesh
    India
    Official Selection
  • The 2020 Best Director Award

    Official Selection and Semi-Finalist (Nominated for Director Super Short Film - Austin Dragovich)
  • The 2020 Festigious International Film Festival
    Los Angeles, CA
    United States
    Official Selection and Winner (Best Film Noir)
  • The 2020 FLOW Festival and Film Market
    Plantation, FL
    United States
    September 25, 2020
    Official Selection and Winner (Best Short Film Noir)
  • The 2020 Chicago Indie Film Awards
    Chicago, Illinois
    United States
    Official Selection and Semi-Finalist (Nominated for Best U.S. and International Narrative Short, Best U.S. and International Experimental Short)
  • The 2020 L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script Online Festival
    Los Angeles, CA
    United States
    Official Selection and Winner (Gold Award)
  • The 2020 Imagine Rain Independent Film Awards

    Official Selection and Winner (Best Experimental Film, Best Voiceover - Esther Mira)
  • The 2020 Tokyo International Short Film Festival
    Tokyo
    Japan
    Official Selection and Finalist
Director Biography - Austin Dragovich

Director Austin Dragovich began making films at the age of 13 in the small town of Wellsboro, Pennsylvania. After making several short films and diversifying his skillset in college, Austin made the move to Los Angeles to further his filmmaking career. He has since been involved in numerous projects, from short films, to TV promos, to an independent feature; a professional journey that has coincided with a personal journey of discovering his gender identity.

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