#screensparks: sophia takal’s new feature ‘always shine’ opens in nyc

Actress and director Sophia Takal’s second feature Always Shine will screen in NYC starting this Friday November 25th, followed by screenings in LA and a VOD release next week.

Sophia’s tormented tale of two female friends who spend a weekend away together is a follow up to 2011’s Green, that scored best new filmmaker awards at both the Denver International Film Festival and SXSW Film Festivals.

Always Shine earned Sophia a New Auteurs nomination at AFI Fest and a best actress jury award at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival for Mackenzie Davis.

Watch an exclusive clip of the film from Indiewire.