One Year Lease
Brian Bolster

Friday Jul 25, 2014

Brookfield Place (formerly World Financial Center)
ground level, along the water between West Street and the Hudson River
Financial District
220 Vesey Street, New York City, NY, 10281
A, C to Chambers Street; E to World Trade Center, 2, 3 to Park Place

6:30PMDoors Open
7:30PMLive Music by Pool Cosby
8:45PMFilms Begin
In the event of rain, show will be moved indoors. Please visit for rain details. Seating is first come, first served. No outside alcohol is permitted.


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One Year Lease (Brian Bolster | 11 min.)

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Told almost entirely through voice mail messages, "One year Lease" documents the travails of Brian, Thomas and Casper as they endure a year-long sentence with Rita the Cat-loving landlady.


Brian Bolster grew up in a suburb of Boston before attending and graduating from the film program at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. His short documentary films have screened at the Slamdance Film Festival, DOC NYC, Tribeca Film Festival, and the Florida Film festival among others. HIs short documentary, The Lookout (2012), won the Big Sky Award at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in Missoula, Montana, and his most recent documentary, One Year Lease (2014) won Best Short Documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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