One Year Lease

Screens in “I Heart New York” Shorts Program
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 12:30 p.m.

Director: Brian Bolster
11 min.

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.

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Brian Bolster
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, Tribeca Film Festival, DOC NYC, Traverse City Film Festival, and the Florida Film Festival among others.  His short documentary, ‘The Lookout,’ won the Big Sky Award at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in Missoula, Montana.  His most recent film, One Year Lease, won Best Documentary Short at the 2014 Tribeca ‘Film Festival.’