"Show Me What You Got" won two prizes in Rochester
"Show Me What You Got" has won two prizes at the High Falls Women 'Film Fest: the Grand-Prix for the best feature film and the prize for best cinematography. The film was presented by the director Svetlana Cvetko and producer David Scott-Smith.
Show Me What You Got is a story that explores the lives of Christine, Nassim and Marcello who, after they met by chance, become a part of each other. They explore their sexuality with absolute freedom through a polyamorous relationship in a journey between Los Angeles and Italy. Each of them struggles to prove their worth to their families, to themselves and to the world around them. The film examines the profound effect that strangers can have on each other's lives and how the unpredictable circumstances of events can radically change the course of a lifetime.
The feature is produced by Blitz Films, Sergey Sarkisov, Nick Sarkisov, Philip Noyce and David Scott Smith and is a debut fiction for the director of documentaries. 'Show Me What You Got' was presented at the Russian pavilion in Cannes in May, 2019 then premiered in Italy in July, 2019 at the 65th edition of Taormina Film Fest and won the Grand-Prix. In September a feature of a Serbian director won the Best International film award (Premio "Citta di Siena") of the 23th edition of Terra di Siena Film Fest.
High Falls Women 'Film Fest was founded in 2001 and traditionally pays attention to the best works of women filmmakers. This year the festival was held from October 31 to November 3. Its program included 8 feature films, 6 documentaries and two separate short film programs