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La Pageant Diva

Film
Film
Language: 
English
Other languages or subtitles: 
Spanish
Production country: 
United States
Running time (In minutes): 
14
Theme: 
American Films
Comedy
Digital
Homosexuality
Independent
Latin American Films
Women
Category/Format: 
Independant
Short films
Student film: 
No
Production year: 
October, 2011
Film Credits
About the Director: 

A Cuban American raised in Miami, Florida, Franco digs on cheeseburgers and obscure cervezas. He has spent the last fifteen years working as an assistant director on countless television commercials, music videos and narrative films as well as having the pleasure of serving the SUNDANCE FILM INSTITUTE as a crew chief for the Summer Director’s Lab in 2009 and 2010.

As a director he has worked for such clients as Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Burger King, Coca-Cola, Ford, Toyota and The Florida Department of Health. Independently he has produced, written and directed various award winning short films with screenings at film festivals worldwide. His short film Casper & Kitty was the recipient of three Best Florida Short Film Awards and was acquired by CANAL + in 2009.

LA PAGEANT DIVA is his latest short film and will be touring festivals in 2012.

In his free time he is struggling with writing about himself in the third person and raising a young puppy saved from animal services, which fills up a great chunk of his time.

Film director: 
Franco Parente
Producer: 
Franco Parente
Screenplay: 
Franco Parente
Film photographer: 
Antal Steinbach
Music: 
Jerry Johnson
Art Director: 
Miryam Rojas
Costume: 
Romy Sandoval
Cast 1: 
Elika Crespo
Cast 2: 
Giovanni Profera
Cast 3: 
Ashley Armenteros
Film synopsis: 
A satirical portrayal of a twisted pageant coach trying to relive her youth as a beauty queen at the expense of her hopeful disciples.
Budget
Budget Range: 
Under $10 000
Technical infos
Technical infos
Original Film Format: 
HD
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