Film Description: Allyson catches a lucky break when she’s given the opportunity to co-write and publish a novel with her best friend. Allyson quickly realizes how difficult it can be to balance co-writing a novel with keeping up her relationship with her aging father, and new boyfriend. As she strives to find equilibrium between her personal relationships and her drive to become a successful artist, she is forced to compromise in ways that she never would have anticipated. In order to become the writer she’s always wanted to be, Allyson will see just how far she’s willing to go.
Director Biography: Trivelle Simpson cut his teeth for nearly a decade as a poet and music artist exploring the avenues of narrative storytelling to audiences of different interests, disciplines and focuses. After loving the experience of directing several music videos, Trivelle decided to pursue a new creative avenue of storytelling through film. The foundations of a good story change depending on the persons trying to tell it. It is these foundations, and the ways that they change that are the most fascinating to this developing director. The goal is to make something people enjoy and enjoy talking about after it’s over.