Breaking Through The Lens, the initiative gives female and non-binary filmmakers the opportunity to pitch their project to top-tier financiers has selected the 10 projects that will take part in its 2020 edition during this week’s Cannes virtual market (The Marché du Film). Among the extraordinary projects selected, two of them are projects from our SYSFF alumni, Rachel Feldman and Laura Moss. Their projects are
LILLY | Drama | USA
Director: Rachel Feldman
Producer: J Todd Harris A political drama based on the life of Lilly Ledbetter, the Fair Pay Activist who fought all the way to the Supreme Court and then Congress to make laws better for women and workers.
BIRTH/REBIRTH | Horror | USA
Director: Laura Moss
Producer: Mali Elfman An all-female adaptation of the Frankenstein myth. A grieving mother and a pathologist obsessed with reanimating the dead embark on a dark path of no return as they realize the lengths they will go to protect what they hold most dear.
Congratulations to Rachel Feldman and Laura Moss!!
You can watch short films by Rachel Feldman and Laura Moss here:
Rachel Feldman's film:
Laura Moss's films