Wisconsin Illinois Short Slot #2
Sun Feb 21, 2016 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Sun Feb 21, 2016 – 5 pm | La Casa Grande
Directed by Xia Magnus
USA | 28 min | 2015
Gia joins her uncompromising mother on a mission to aide her fragile aunt. Their weekend — and their sanctuary on Round River — are threatened when Gia is caught in the crosshairs of a deep-seated sibling rivalry.
Director, Producer, Writer
Xia Magnus is a Los Angeles based artist and filmmaker. Since graduating from the New School for Social Research in 2008, he has collaborated with numerous artists and performers around the country including Boyfriend, Frances Stark, Ryan Trecartin, Charlie Clark, and Noah Buschel. More recently he has produced and directed his own film projects; Curly Hawks (2013) and Oasis (2014). His work has been featured on Dazed and American Songwriter, as well as screened at New Orleans Museum of Art.