Breathless Short Film – Audience FEEDBACK from the July 2018 LA Festival

BREATHLESS, 7min., USA, Drama/Crime
Directed by Anaiis Cisco

‘Breathless’ is the story of Larry, a middle aged Black man, whose trip to the bodega for coffee and cigarettes leads to his unwarranted death.

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Director BIO: Anaiis Cisco (BREATHLESS)

Director Biography – Anaiis Cisco


Anaiis is a MFA student in the Cinema department at San Francisco State University where she writes and direct films focusing on the experiences of underrepresented racial, ethnic, and gendered “minorities” in the United States. She received her Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Film Studies at the City University of New York’s Queens College, where she produced STOPPED AND FRISKED (2013), a short film addressing NYPD’s unjust stop-and-frisk practices. Currently, she is working on her first year film Breathless, a racially-charged drama about race, gentrification, and police brutality in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, NY.