The Strangest Fruit (2019)

Narrative

Working late at night on her birthday, crisis counselor Lydia Vega treats herself to an unreleased tape of life improvement guru, Virgil Lafleur. When Virgil’s words take a harsh turn, Lydia spirals down a series of haunting truths about herself.

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Cast: Erica Boozer, Tavis L. Baker, Mark Lundy, Darryl Ester
Director: Sergio Herrera
Writers: Sergio Herrera, April Juarez
Producers: Christo Mercado, Sergio Herrera, April Juarez
Director of Photography: Christo Mercado
Composer: Travis Reynolds
Production Designer: Rafael Medrano
Art Director: Karen Yepez
Set Dresser: Alicia Estelle Simon
Editor/Colorist: Devin Cutter
1st AD: April Juarez
1st AC: Tristan Aghajanian
2nd AC: Nick Felland
Sound Editor: Andrew DiCristina
Sound Mixer: Steve Duenes
Gaffer: Ryan Emanuel
Key Grip: Josh Prince
Grip: Herlangga Janottama
Swing: Mike Hara
Make-up and Hair: Alma Cedillo
Graphic Designer: Katherine Blaint
Production Assistants: Alix Lundy
Set Photographer: Joe Post

Andromeda Film Festival (2021) - Best Drama
Blow-Up Arthouse Filmfest (2019) - Official Selection - Semi-Finalist
Independent Short Awards (2019) - Official Selection