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Dating Audrey

A charming ode to letting go and embracing the magic of the present.
5/5

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In Dan Hertzog‘s enchanting romantic comedy set against the backdrop of Paris, ‘Dating Audrey’ unfolds as a heartwarming tale of healing and imagination. Edmund C. Short leads the cast as Pete, a man grappling with heartbreak and loss, who finds solace in an unexpected and delightful way. The film takes a whimsical turn as Pete immerses himself in his late mother’s world through Audrey Hepburn’s classic film ‘Charade’ and Kendal Brenneman’s uncanny portrayal of Hepburn becomes the catalyst for a charming and emotionally resonant journey.

Brenneman’s performance is nothing short of magical, capturing the essence of Audrey Hepburn with remarkable accuracy, and the entire production team, including Alta Sukhbaatar, Aurore Gaulier, Emilie Gary, and Clara Dallier, deserves applause for bringing Hepburn’s iconic look to life. Géraldine Lavie makes a brief appearance as Pete’s ex-girlfriend.

‘Dating Audrey’ is a picturesque delight, not only for its beautiful Parisian locations but also for its skillful cinematography that frames each scene with visual grace. The film’s core message of letting go of the past is conveyed with humor, sweetness, and a touch of cinematic nostalgia, making it a charming and uplifting cinematic experience that pays a heartfelt tribute to the timeless allure of Audrey Hepburn.

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Pete Trumbull is a nostalgic young man who spends too much time wallowing in self-pity and living in the past. After a night of bingeing his late mother’s Audrey Hepburn films, Pete wakes up to find Audrey there with him, attempting to help him move forward. The lesson Pete learns from their time together is that yearning for the past only delays one’s future.
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Director(s): Dan Hertzog
Writer(s): Dan Hertzog, Kendal Brenneman
Cast: Alani Hertzog, Amina Naranchimeg, Anar Hertzog, Charlotte Tighe, Edmund C. Short, Elia Vareillaud Capow, Géraldine Lavie, Kendal Brenneman, Lucile Vareillaud, Molly Foy, Nandin Turmanlai
Producer(s): Andrew Martin, Ganna Hertzog, Géraldine Lavie
Director of Photography: Dan Hertzog
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Runtime: 20 min

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Dating Audrey

A charming ode to letting go and embracing the magic of the present.
5/5

Review

In Dan Hertzog‘s enchanting romantic comedy set against the backdrop of Paris, ‘Dating Audrey’ unfolds as a heartwarming tale of healing and imagination. Edmund C. Short leads the cast as Pete, a man grappling with heartbreak and loss, who finds solace in an unexpected and delightful way. The film takes a whimsical turn as Pete immerses himself in his late mother’s world through Audrey Hepburn’s classic film ‘Charade’ and Kendal Brenneman’s uncanny portrayal of Hepburn becomes the catalyst for a charming and emotionally resonant journey.

Brenneman’s performance is nothing short of magical, capturing the essence of Audrey Hepburn with remarkable accuracy, and the entire production team, including Alta Sukhbaatar, Aurore Gaulier, Emilie Gary, and Clara Dallier, deserves applause for bringing Hepburn’s iconic look to life. Géraldine Lavie makes a brief appearance as Pete’s ex-girlfriend.

‘Dating Audrey’ is a picturesque delight, not only for its beautiful Parisian locations but also for its skillful cinematography that frames each scene with visual grace. The film’s core message of letting go of the past is conveyed with humor, sweetness, and a touch of cinematic nostalgia, making it a charming and uplifting cinematic experience that pays a heartfelt tribute to the timeless allure of Audrey Hepburn.

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Brief Synopsis

Pete Trumbull is a nostalgic young man who spends too much time wallowing in self-pity and living in the past. After a night of bingeing his late mother’s Audrey Hepburn films, Pete wakes up to find Audrey there with him, attempting to help him move forward. The lesson Pete learns from their time together is that yearning for the past only delays one’s future.
Dating Audrey

Credits

Director(s): Dan Hertzog
Writer(s): Dan Hertzog, Kendal Brenneman
Cast: Alani Hertzog, Amina Naranchimeg, Anar Hertzog, Charlotte Tighe, Edmund C. Short, Elia Vareillaud Capow, Géraldine Lavie, Kendal Brenneman, Lucile Vareillaud, Molly Foy, Nandin Turmanlai
Producer(s): Andrew Martin, Ganna Hertzog, Géraldine Lavie
Director of Photography: Dan Hertzog
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Runtime: 20 min
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