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Bass Ackwards -- A man coming off a disastrous affair with a married woman has a lyrical, strange and comedic cross-country journey in a modified VW bus.

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Linas Phillips (screenplay)
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One man's ride from Seattle to New York in a modified VW "shorty"
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A man coming off a disastrous affair with a married woman has a lyrical, strange and comedic cross-country journey in a modified VW bus. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Linas Phillips ... Linas

Davie-Blue ... Georgia

Sebastien Scandiuzzi ... Sebastian
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Fletcher ... Jim

Alex Karpovsky ... Vlad the Russian Store Clerk (as Alex Karpofsky)
Paul Lazar ... Vic
Christian Palmer ... Georgia's Husband
Mauro von Waldenberg ... Alex Foreman
Andrew Liam Pringle ... Lonnie (uncredited)

Directed by
Linas Phillips 
 
Writing credits
Linas Phillips (screenplay)

Davie-Blue  &
Jim Fletcher  &
Paul Lazar 

Produced by
Jack Bennett .... associate producer
Mark Duplass .... executive producer
Laurie Hicks .... line producer
Gill Holland .... co-producer
Carly Hugo .... associate producer
Marian Koltai-Levine .... executive producer
Jennifer Lee .... associate producer
Stu Pollard .... co-producer
Thomas Woodrow .... producer
 
Original Music by
Lori Goldston (score composed by)
Tara Jane O'Neil (score composed by)
 
Cinematography by
Sean Porter 
 
Film Editing by
Brett Jutkiewicz 
Linas Phillips 
 
Production Management
Jennifer Lee .... post-production supervisor
 
Sound Department
Shaun Brennan .... foley artist
Jay Culliton .... foley editor
John Moros .... sound editor
Mike Perreault .... boom operator
Ian Stynes .... sound designer
Ian Stynes .... sound re-recording mixer
Ian Stynes .... supervising sound editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Sebastien Scandiuzzi .... camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Will Cox .... colorist
Joseph M. Lee .... on-line editor
 
Other crew
Mark Hugo .... production assistant
Lee Meltzer .... film publicist
Erin Sweeney .... production assistant
 

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103 min
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Errors in geography: When Linas visits his ex before driving across country some birds cry out. It is the sound of Blue Jays. There are no Blue Jays in the Seattle area, only Scrub Jays and Steller's Jays.See more »

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beautiful trip, 11 January 2013
Author: 52james from Ithaca, New York

I had to add my few impressions just to get the average review feeling for this film up closer to the score it really deserves. Beautiful photography and deliciously fitting music give the road trip a genuine convincing real emotional satisfying impact. I wasn't looking for plot, so didn't miss there not being one. The film makers here know how a film depends on feelings evoked by imagery and believably suspenseful drama. How you can get that without plot is how this movie works. That a feeble little VW micro-bus can get so much mileage with so little power is the impressive surprise. Yep, lotsa higher-powered vehicles pass it by, or find it's in their way. But Linas keeps on driving along and we get somewhere pretty satisfying eventually.

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