Tryon International Film Festival Upstate, SC Showcase @ Chapman Cultural Center Theatre
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2024 | 6 PM – 9 PM

6 – 7 PM | Heavy hors d’oeuvres + cash bar
7 – 9 PM | SC Shorts Showcase from TRIFF23

Chapman Cultural Center Theatre | 200 E St John St | Spartanburg, SC


*Afterparty at Cyclops Brewing | 197 E St John St | Spartanburg, SC


Four Pies | Director – Andrew Huggins

Film Bio – A woman returns home to her two sisters and grieving father after her mother dies.

For Paloma | Director – Suraj Savkoor

Film Bio – After the traumatic birth diagnosis of her new born daughter, Ally’s world is turned upside down. If only she had known the beauty of what was to come…if only she could go back and do it all again.

Babygirl | Director – Geoffrey Gunn

Film Bio: After a falling out with his granddaughter, a grandfather tries to reconnect with her via video message.

Two Peas in a Pod | Director – Collins Abbott White

Film Bio – After an accident, an estranged family must reunite and reconcile to find a way forward.

A.B. | Director – Eugene Rocco Utley

Film Bio – An interview-style capturing of the life of Ab, a young struggling artist trying to find her way, all while dealing with the unwanted company of her sentient mirror reflection.

Common as Red | Director – Robbie Robertson

Film Bio – The aftermath of an emotional funeral causes a grieving father and mother to reexamine their early life decision to have gender normalization surgery performed on their intersex infant.

And, a sneak peek of a new music-comedy by Chris White, writer-director of ELECTRIC JESUS. This short film is a co-production of Greenville-based companies Studio Fifteen and Cargo.