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Justin Monroe & Tim Carey - Holy Frit

Filmmakers Justin Monroe & Tim Carey discuss with Jan Price their award-winning documentary, “Holy Frit,” – now playing in select theaters!

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In this visceral three-year race against time, Tim Carey, a talented yet unknown LA artist, bluffs his way into winning the commission to create the largest stained-glass window of its kind. The problem is he doesn’t know how to make it. After a desperate search, he finds someone who might have the answer… a world-famous glass maestro named Narcissus Quagliata. As the fates of three communities hang in the balance, Narcissus arrives like a storm, and everything changes.

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