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MFA Alumna Patty Newton wins Award at Big Bear Lake International Film Festival


The Big Bear Lake International Film Festival is a non-profit organization dedicated to showcasing the emerging talent of screenwriters and independent filmmakers within the idyllic setting of Big Bear Lake. Their goal is to nurture a festival that is highly creative, filmmaker friendly and which provides an educational experience for those people interested in all aspects of the film industry.

About the film:

When eclectic Diana sees by-the-book Lt. Cate, a motorcycle policewoman/Venus-on-the-half-Harley - inspiration strikes. Diana floors her Mini with the top down breaking several traffic laws along the way in order to meet and spend a little more time with her.