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Carving a Life (2017)

Carving a Life
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A vivid insight into the undaunting world of love, marriage, and second chances. The story follows the life of Mitch, a 25-year-old wood carving artist, who falls for Lauren, an elementary school teacher. Their newlywed bliss takes a quick downward turn when Lauren discovers she’s pregnant and Mitch struggles with haunting memories, addiction, and health issues.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 13th, 2017 (Limited) by Self Distributed
Video Release: January 16th, 2018 by Indie Rights
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 83 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Addiction, Rehab / Former Addict, Artists, Romance, Dysfunctional Family
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Life in Reels Productions
Production Countries: United States

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Supporting Cast

Sandi Todorovic    Eric
Aaron Landon Bornstein    Stephen
Lisa Winans    Rebecca
Navid Negahban    Dr. Kasem
Tiffany Espensen    Veronica
Christy Linden    Mary
Kathleen Holt    Nurse Mary
Marla Bingham    Rehab Counselor

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Production and Technical Credits

Oscar Velasquez    Cinematographer
Peter K. Flynn    Sound Designer
Faelynn Paterson    Art Director
Edna Alejandra Longoria    Composer
Janna Resnik    Editor
Jackie Bainto    Editor
Lisa Bruhn    Screenwriter
Lisa Bruhn    Executive Producer
Gabe Pan    Assistant Director
Evette Betancourt    Line Producer

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