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2017 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival


Directed by Patrick Green, Steve Tirona

Programmers' Picks / USA / 2016 / 6 mins / English / Color / 1.85:1, D-Cinema

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Plays In:
Rebel Hearts

Tateuchi Democracy Forum
April 30, 2017 7:30 pm


A young graffiti artist navigates the sketchy streets of Boyle Heights to make a bold mark, drawing the wrath of some homies who don’t take kindly to outsiders.

Director's Bio

Patrick Green (Writer/Director) has written for TV and film projects for Tony Scott, Vincent Ngo (Hancock), Tom Pellegrini (Jiro Dreams of Sushi) and Scott Prisand (Rock of Ages), directed branded content shorts featuring Ludo Lefebvre and Estevan Oriol. He is currently in pre-production on his next project.
Steve Tirona (Director) is a photographer whose photos have appeared in Time, Vogue and LACMA, while also directing commercials in his native Philippines.


Executive Producers: Marco Valadez, Loni Koenig
Producer: Vanessa Perez
Directors: Patrick Green, Steve Tirona
Writer: Patrick Green
Graffiti Artist: Robert Cortez
Hair & Make-up: Allison Yap
Editor: Jeff Cummings
Sound Designer: Peter Diaz
Colorist: Sebastian Perez-Burchard
Cast: Christina Masterson, Akchtonin Ramos, Christopher J. Mandoza McGrath, Michael Davis

Plays in

  1. Rebel Hearts

    Shorts Programs / 95 mins
    The only thing that matters, is just following your heart, and eventually you’ll finally make it right. These films involve individuals breaking the rules, defying expectations, and trying to find their place in a world they believe they don’t belong to. Young hearts, be free tonight. — Kirby Peñafiel

    In This Program: Touring, Arrival: A Short Film by Alex Myung, Tag, The Drone and the Kid, Bao, I Won’t Miss You

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Plays In:
Rebel Hearts

Tateuchi Democracy Forum
April 30, 2017 7:30 pm