The Venezuelan American Endowment for the Arts
is pleased to invite you to a screening of
Backseat Fighter by Mario Pagano
at The Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC
Date: Tuesday October 20th, 2015
Address: Fashion Institute of Technology
227 W 27th St, New York, NY 10001
The FIT Film and Media Screening Series presents Mario Pagano, a Venezuelan Filmmaker based in Spain. For the last 12 years he has produced, written and directed seven short films, TV pilots and he has just finished his first feature film. He will present BACKSEAT FIGHTER (2015) about Mark, an undercover cop, hiding in the world of underground combats from a secret mission that went wrong. He meets Sandy, a beautiful prostitute and a lost soul like him. When Mark is found, everything will fall apart and he will have to save the day. The director will be joined by Iván Sánchez, the lead actor in Backseat Fighter for the post-screening Q&A.
Co-sponsored by the Film, Media and Performing Arts department at FIT; the Diversity Council Grant; the Student-Faculty Corporation and The Venezuelan American Endowment for the Arts.