Short Film: PILED UP, 11min., USA

Directed by Sophia Lebowitz
Piled up is a film about Anna Sacks, a dumpster diver in New York City who has recently found viral social media fame for calling out wasteful corporate practices. Meanwhile, the physical build-up of the trash she collects, and the anxiety of the never-ending cycles of waste are weighing her down and keeping her from her goals.

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Director Biography – Sophia Lebowitz

Sophia Lebowitz is a Brooklyn-based multimedia journalist interested in American consumerism & its greater impact. Sophia graduated from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study where she finished a colloquium entitled: Bridging Culture and Nature. She recently graduated with a masters degree from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY where she concentrated in urban reporting and documentary film. Sophia has won awards for her multi-media collaborative work and hopes to continue telling stories for the digital age, whatever that may look like.

By comedyfestival

Film and Writing Festival for Comedy. Showcasing best of comedy short films at the FEEDBACK Film Festival. Plus, showcasing best of comedy novels, short stories, poems, screenplays (TV, short, feature) at the festival performed by professional actors.

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