2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION | The 3rd Try directed by Alfonso M. Rodriguez

This Film will be showing in Block 7 as part of the American Diversity Block.
Saturday October 7, 2017 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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“The 3rd Try” is a LGBTQ drama short film.

Log Line: An emotionally unstable lesbian couple tries to find solace after experiencing a traumatic loss.

Recently discharged from the hospital, a distressed Lorie is still at a loss for words. Ryan, the pillar of their relationship, brings down her defenses in an attempt to console her. With Lorie on the brink of a complete breakdown, Ryan finally realizes that she too feels helpless. The two agree to embrace this hardship in hopes of moving forward.

Director Biography

Alfonso M. Rodriguez is a NYC based filmmaker and photographer. In 2011, he graduated from the School of Visual Arts with a B.F.A. in Film and Video. Over the years, Alfonso has worked in front and behind the camera on many projects. Alfonso’s last short film, 10 Second Barrier, has been accepted into 14 festivals and has screened at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, MA. He is currently employed at the reality television powerhouse, Leftfield Pictures.


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