"Through film, Stephen Dest has introduced those beyond his own city to the fascinating and uncomfortable truths inherent in every community and the motivations of those who call any place home"
He has written and directed features, shorts and documentaries. His documentary The Forgotten Elm, based on a CT soup kitchen was awarded a national grant (N.E.A) and has been distributed to public libraries throughout the country. His short film Blind, a coming of age story, set in the late seventies, screened at the Cannes Film Festival in 2008 and subsequently sold to Movieola. His most recent film project My Brother Jack is currently playing in film festivals around the world. My Brother Jack is represented by Circus Road Films. ~ You can visit the films Facebook Page here MBJ.