FOURTH OF JULY
12 min, 2020
A young mother struggles to parent her two rambunctious boys over the course of one hot, summer day.
2021 Palm Springs International ShortFest (Special Mention, Best Student U.S. Short)
2021 Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival
2021 Norwich Film Festival
2021 Macon Film Festival
2021 Coronado Island Film Festival
2021 deadCenter Film Festival
2022 Fargo Film Festival (Winner, Rusty Casselton Award)
Taylor Karin as "Kate"
Brayden Duquette as "Billy"
Mason Duquette as "Jameson"
Danielle Duquette as "Jill"
Carol Austin as "Sherry"
Faith Lavoie as "Sadie"
Writer/Director/Editor: Major Dorfman
Producers: Mitchell Gomes & Creighton Dorfman
Co-Producer/Assistant Director: Brittany Fauconnet
Cinematographer: Aarón Trujillo
Assistant Camera: Emily O'Leary
Sound Mixer: James Boylan
Key Grip: Damon Blankenship
Production Assistants: Connor Zisk, Linda Lestha
Re-Recording Mixer and Dialogue Editor: Tzvi Sherman
Colorist: Jordan P. H. Stein
Composer: Alex Symcox