‘Traffic Opera’ Short Film To Get Screening At NYC’s Anthology Film Archives

By David Salazar

New York Women in Film & Television will be presenting “Traffic Opera” on Jan. 28, 2020 at the Anthology Film Archives in New York City.

The short film produced by Cool Ath Filmth in Reading, Pennsylvania with two crews shooting at the same time in the same intersection between 6th and Court Streets. The work showcases an opera that takes place in traffic.

The crew members include Chris Heslop as the composer, Sue Lange as the wordsmith, Andrew Pochan as the director, and Tracy Schott as executive producer. Kevin Hackenberg and Steve Buckwalter were the cinematographers.

To learn more about the film, here is a making of video of the production.

“Traffic Opera” has appeared at the Jersey Shore Film Festival, Reading Film Fest, International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema, and London-Worldwide Comedy Short Film Festival, among others.