The Sunshine

  • 30'
  • USA
  • 2001
The Sunshine is one of the last remaining flophouses in the Bowery, where the guests sometimes stay for years. This short documentary by Phil Bertelsen throws an intimate light on the inhabitants, providing fascinating, occasionally entertaining and sometimes sad moments. The film has won several prizes.
Director
Phil Bertelsen
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
USA
Production Year
2001
Festival Edition
IFFR 2002
Length
30'
Medium
16mm
Language
English
Producer
Raconteur Pictures
Sales
Raconteur Pictures
Screenplay
Phil Bertelsen