Meet the Filmmaker: Chanin Russo, “Drown With Me”

Q: Why did you become a filmmaker?
CR: I always loved movies and wanted to be a part of the magical world of cinema.

Q: What are we going to see at EFPalooza? Has it screened elsewhere and what are your plans for it?
CR: This was one of the first short films I made at Colorado Film School. This is the second showing that we have had and I am happy to be able to show off my lead actors!

Q: What else are you working on?
CR: I am currently working on my next short film that starts production in a couple of weeks.

Q: Tell us one weird thing about you and/or your movies?
CR: I edit and score my own movies. I would love to branch out and contribute to other people’s films.

Q: Where can people go to find out more about you and your work?
CR: https://soundcloud.com/chaninofficial – For Music or Contact
https://twitter.com/chaninofficial – For Updates on Projects or Contact
https://www.facebook.com/chaninofficial – For Updates on Projects or Contact

Q: Is there anything you’d like to say about EFPalooza or The Emerging Filmmakers Project?
CR: I am very fortunate to have the opportunity to show my film at the EFPalooza! I am looking forward to meeting everyone there and networking with some talented people.

Drown With Me will screen Saturday, February 23rd at 3:00 p.m. at The Bug Theatre as part of the Dramatic Shorts block during the 2019 EFPalooza Film Festival.