a contender for this year’s short documentary Oscar

Directed & DP’d by Svetlana Cvetko
Produced and Edited by David Scott Smith
Executive Produced by Elizabeth Banks & Benjamin Alfonsi


WINNER – Best Documentary at LA Shorts Film Festival

In 1916, the highest paid silent film director at Universal Studios was a woman named Lois Weber. Yet today, she is virtually unknown. “Yours Sincerely, Lois Weber” is a short documentary, executive produced by Elizabeth Banks, that examines the achievements of this incredible woman, as told through the eyes of a young magazine photographer hoping to impress her.


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