The Next Cassavetes 

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The protagonist is Stefan Lysenko, who started strong in his 20 year acting career but eventually fizzled out, turning into a B movie actor. Frustrated, he turns to making his own ... See full summary »

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Comments: Some addl. photography being planned; editting in full swing
Updated: 2 July 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Michael J. Pollard ... Guide
Barry Primus ... Fire Marshal
Courtney Gains ... Producer
Alan Rosenberg ... SAG Rep
Rena Riffel ... Kylie
Lelia Goldoni ... Lelia Goldoni
Jim Antonio ... Sound Man
Danny Minnick ... AD
Sandra Valladares ... Ronnie
Stefan Lysenko ... Stefan
Alexander Yurchikov Alexander Yurchikov ... Seymour Cassel
Eleanor Zee Eleanor Zee ... Eleanor Zee
Gladys Nyoth ... Minnie
Tamara Zook ... New Eleanor
Axelle Cummings ... Sophie
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The protagonist is Stefan Lysenko, who started strong in his 20 year acting career but eventually fizzled out, turning into a B movie actor. Frustrated, he turns to making his own shoestring-budget movies, which have led only to debt. Long a fan of John Cassavetes and now living in the apartment where John shot a crucial scene from the movie "Minnie and Moskowiz", Stefan embarks on a quest to re-make the 1971 classic, using locations already at his disposal, in an effort to re-introduce Cassavetes to the public...but it's a fool's errand and he will turn into Don Quixote, tilting at windmills. Written by Stefan Lysenko

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Lelia Goldoni played Lelia in John Cassavetes' directorial debut Shadows (1958). See more »

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