WI / IL Short Slot 1
Sat Feb 22, 2020 – 7:30 pm | Domenico’s
Bird of Paradise
Directed by Alexander Zorn
USA | 13 min | 2019
A queer geriatric nurse learns one of life’s hardest lessons when he falls in love with one of his elderly patients.
Alexander Zorn is an award-winning filmmaker based in Chicago with over 6 years of filmmaking experience. His work has screened at festivals throughout the country. In the summer of 2018, Alexander worked as a student mentor for the CHA Documentary Filmmaking Program in Chicago. The resulting documentary Phenomenally Me was accepted into the Cannes Court Metrage Short Film Corner.