3 Boys Productions,
Paul Sullivan Film Retrospective Planned to Coincide with Melbourne Production
A film retrospective showcasing the comedic works of Paul Sullivan, a celebrated New York-based filmmaker, comedian and television producer, will take place on June 27th at 6:30 pm at the Henegar Center for the Arts in Melbourne, Florida. The event is hosted by the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers Festival (MIFF), The Space Coast Film Commission, and The Florida Motion Picture and Television Association(FMPTA).
Paul has produced and directed eleven
short films and documentaries that have appeared in over 40 international
film festivals, including the New York Comedy Film Festival, The Toyota
Comedy Film Festival, The CMJ Film and Music Festival, and the Ajijaic
Film Festival in Mexico. His film Sergi will be seen nationally
on Independent Lens on PBS later this year
Paul graduated from
the NYU Film School and has been a producer of such television shows
as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Comedy Central and
Dog Days on Animal Planet. As a performer he has been
featured on The Moth on Trio TV, X-Chromosome on Oxygen.
He will soon be seen as a featured panelist in the upcoming HBO documentary
The Curse of the Bambino with Denis Leary, Steven Wright
and Bucky Dent.
Over the last few years, many of his films have been showcased at the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers Festival and Paul has been in attendance at many of these events. His enthusiasm for our community caused Paul and his brother, Ted Sullivan, to set their first feature film "First Time Caller" in the town of Melbourne. Ted is a writer/producer who has written for the television shows Guiding Light, One Life To Live and As the World Turns for which he received a Daytime Emmy Nomination and a Writers Guild Nomination.
Paul and Ted Sullivan and their production company called Boy In The Drain Productions will be in attendance at the film retrospective and will be available to discuss their plans for "First Time Caller" with the audience.There is no admission fee but donations will be accepted at the door for the charity Unconditional Love, Inc. a local HIV patient care center for the poor