Then Again was Directed and Produced by Ayan Pratap. The film showcases a small town artist's journey to discover her life's passion. Starring roles are played by Aleece Jones as Alexandria Carlson, John Michael Herndon as John Carlson (Alex's dad) and Christophe' Ivins as Chuck Crowley, the world famous photographer / prodigal son who returns to Cooper Flats and inspires Alexandria to discover the direction of her life. Aaron Burt, D.H. Lewis can be seen in supporting roles along with others.
Then Again explores life from the eyes of a creative person and the hurdles one's enviroment can create in the path of following dreams. For different people, the hurdles are different. Physical, financial, family or mental, whatever the hurdles may be, Then Again gives a lot of hope for people who have buried their dreams because someone said 'NO'.
Then Again was written by Jim Suthers with the story co-developed with Ayan Pratap. The film has a powerful score by composer Ryan Richko. Then Again was shot in the town of Taft in Southern California with some small parts in India and the rest of the shooting in Los Angeles. Principal photography was wrapped in mere 14 days.
The feature is Pratap's take on life in small towns and the challenges it sometimes presents for pursuing creative endeavors. Then Again is an important film in terms of the subject matter it discusses which affects millions of people around the world.
"Making of Then Again was a truly satisfying and organic experience", said Pratap. Directing the first feature is always memorable and especially when it highlights important issues in society. Every film has constraints like we did. We are happy that we were able to tell an important story with these constraints that is connecting with more and more people, which is evident in their reactions at the screenings."
The film is schedule to be released on DVD soon followed by Video on Demand.
Here is the link to the theatrical trailer of Then Again (2013)
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