Wisconsin Illinois Short Slot #1
Sat Feb 20, 2016 – 2:30 pm | Bagels & More
Sun Feb 28, 2016 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
We Interrupt This Broadcast
Directed by Kurt Raether
USA | 6 minutes | 2015
A security guard at a museum spends his late night shifts reenacting old radio dramas. Tonight: Orson Welles’ War of the Worlds. Are we truly alone? Is he? Inspired by the 100th anniversary of Orson Welles’ birth.
Kurt Raether is an producer, director, and partner at Sabljak Raether Hogerton. Known for short documentaries and visually innovative music videos, his latest film “Little America” recently won top honors at the Wisconsin Film Festival. In addition to his own projects, Raether is an indie developer with several projects underway, including a feature length Iranian American documentary on the life of Hamid Naficy, famed film scholar.