An official selection of Tribeca Film Festival, and
winner of Best Undistributed Film from the National Society of Film
Critics, this atmospheric coming-of-age tale chronicles the close
bond between two brothers after a friend’s mysterious death. As the
news ripples through the town, the boys grapple with questions of
mortality to discover that their once-familiar surroundings have
turned macabre in light of the tragedy. “Richly lensed”
(Variety) by BAMcinemaFest alum Nick Bentgen (Northern
Light), Daniel Patrick Carbone’s debut feature is an
uncommonly intimate portrait of childhood in rural America.
Sneak preview courtesy of Tribeca Film. Hide Your Smiling Faces is on VOD March 25 and in theaters March 28.
with director, cinematographer, and
This screening will feature a Q&A with writer and director Daniel Patrick Carbone, cinematographer Nick Bentgen, and actors Ryan Jones and Nathan Varnson.