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"In Session" Short Film

by David M. Night Maire
Synopsis: The story is set in motion when Tony, a former Sing Sing inmate, accidentally robs and is held captive by his old shrink Dr. Beck, an ex-criminal psychologist turned librarian after the murder of his wife and son, who interrogates the intruder as though it were one of their sessions turned awry.


David Sitler as Dr. Eli Beck 
Alfie Berneti as Tony Garcia 
Patricia Olvera as Mrs. Beck
Nathan Esser as David Beck
Cameron McAulife as David Beck stand-in
Lauren Esser as Library Girl

Writer: David M. Night Maire
Director: David M. Night Maire

Producer: David M. Night Maire
Executive Producers: Ismael Rivera-Sierra, Monique Munz
& Denis Maire
Associate Producers: John Levine & Laszlo Santha​
Editor: Adrian Carey
Composer: Rob Eletto
Assistant Director: Michael Beddome
Script Supervisor: Lupe Salinas

Camera: Daniel Woiwode & Michael Beddome
Assistant Camera: Brian Giallorenzo


Art Director: David E. Munz-Maire
Art PAs: Katherine Reynard
Carpenter: Theo Goodman


Sound Mixer: Melina Greene & Riah Hill
Boom Op.: Andrew Skean & Chris Santiago
Gaffer: Lori Dinsmore
Grips: Praveen Elankumaran, Brian Giallorenzo, Chris Santiago & Andrew Skean
​Production Assistants: Hugh McNulty & Ryan Jacobsen

Stunt Coordinator: Turner Smith
Special F/X Makeup: Anthony Jones

​Sound Design: Patrick Burgess
Color Correction: Owen Rucker
After Effects: Richard Trammell & Bryan Fox
P.A.s: Ryan Jacobsen, Hugh McNulty & Sheyhan Witharana
Shot on location in Alphabet City & in St. John's University Davis Library, Manhattan, NYC.​

Produced by AireBedd Productions (c) September, 2013

FilmThreat review: 





“A very interesting concept… The movie’s strengths include a very interesting visual… resembling the paintings of Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer, and creates the disturbing effect of imprisonment.”

Behind The Scenes Stills

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