Breakthrough Weekend Wed 6/18, 6:30 PM show at Breakthrough Festival NYC
A Film by Sujewa Ekanayake
Starring Damien Bosco, Sean Bempong, & Jennifer Blakemore
A comedy about questionable wisdom, the search for happiness, and two New York City private investigators trying to solve several unusual and entertaining cases during one weekend.
Breakthrough Weekend is a comedy about a New York City private detective named Sal Vulpes (Damien Bosco). Sal often offers his own brand of amusing philosophical advice to his clients & or pretty much anyone who would listen. The story takes place during one working weekend for the detective. Sal is aided on this weekend by Yevgeny (Sean Bempong) a depressed aspiring writer. Sal & Yevgeny travel to meet various clients in Manhattan & Brooklyn, & carry out their work on cases including dealing with a suspicious girlfriend (Jennifer Blakemore), a young couple with a dark secret (Clara Schmidt, Matthew R. Carney), and a wizard (David A. Steinberg). In between work on their cases Sal and Yevgeny discuss and debate aspects of Yevgeny's on going search for happiness and attempts to become a better individual. Breakthrough Weekend is a beautifully filmed celebration of the unusual, colorful spirit of New York City.
Teaser trailer: http://vimeo.com/59273191
Anthology Film Archives (View)
32 second avenue
new york, NY 10003
|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|