LA via Brooklyn actor/filmmaker. Debut short film It's Perfect Here currently on festival circuit, Knoxville/LA Femme/Raindance?Napa Valley. tessharrison.com @tess_harrison (Twitter/Insta)
Name: Tess Harrison
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Occupation: Actor, Director and Screenwriter
Film (short) by Hayden Hoyl Actress
It's Perfect Here
Film (short) by Tess Harrison (Comedy, Drama and Family) Actress, Writer, Producer, Director A brother and sister spend a beautiful day on a lake together, getting to know each other in the spaces between childhood and adulthood.
Film (short) by Matthew Newton (Drama) Actress An affluent woman discovers her humanity living vicariously through strangers, stripping away the human experience person by person.
Here & Now
Film (short) by Coren Helene-Gitomer (Drama) Actress A surreal drama about Arthur and Anna whose relationship becomes complicated by their contrasting perceptions of time.
Film (short) by Noor Gharzeddine (Drama) Actress Good Winter is a character driven narrative about two very different women who get double booked at a lake house, and are forced to spend time together. The film takes place at a beautiful and isolated estate in the middle of winter where the cozy interior of the house presents a sharp juxtaposition to the vast landscape outside. As the women observe and learn about one another their differences fade and they realize they are both there to escape similar fears.
Film (short) by Jim Chaliz (Drama and Thriller) Actress
Film (short) by Daniel Gras Pujalt (Drama, Romance and War) Actress NUMB is a narrative short film based on a script by Daniel Gras Pujalt. This 12-minute short set in 1940's New York, during War World II, focuses on a young couple and the unusual love story that develops between them. The film will portray a historically accurate setting and convey the complex and somewhat idealized spirit of the period. The film is a touching portrait of two people trying to connect during a tumultuous period in history. It explores the psychology of attraction, the confusing dance of courtship and the rules of social convention. Inspired by the films of such directors as Roman Polanski, Kar Wai Wong and Fernando Meirelles, the film will be told through textured performances, intimate filmmaking techniques and a muted color palette that will be expressed through the production, set, and costume design. The film will bring to life the complexities of the period and evoke the hopeful, yet restrained spirit of the time in a visually arresting way. NUMB is ultimately a ...
Film (short) by Jordan Rosenbloom (Drama, Family and Fantasy) Actress A young girl, Willy, is swept away from her bed in the middle of the night by her father, and subsequently goes on a road trip with him, without mom, whose whereabouts are a mystery. Their destination is unclear, and Willy is beginning to question her dad. 'Good Night Willy' is a spiritual and experiential trip through Willy's 8-year-old perspective.
This Would Be Easier If You'd Understand
Film (short) by Kristina Monllos (Drama) Actress A young woman, Nora, gets accidentally pregnant and has an abortion. Afterwords, her emotional response is stronger than she expected and she seeks support from her friends. While the people in her life want to be there for her, it quickly becomes clear that they don't how to act or what to say. Written by Anonymous
Film by Alexis Lloyd (Comedy and Romance) Actress New York City, in the heart of summer: a heat wave transforms the city into a tropical zone. Ten characters are drawn, one after the other, into a ring of love and desire, each one caught beyond his or her control in a chain reaction of seduction, impulses and self-discovery. Written by Alexis Lloyd
Film (short) by Adam Rejwan (Comedy and Drama) Makeup Department A director, whose one passion is to make a film, loses his mind while awaiting for actors to show for his open call.