Video Q+A: "Family Obligations" Cast + Crew – Austin Film Festival 2019

Filmed on Long Island, Family Obligations is the story of a single man discovering life outside solitude when he takes care of a terminally ill uncle. The movie’s budget was a mere $16,000! The director Ken Frank and others discussed filmmaking on a tighter budget, making things happen at festivals, their characters, and the importance of strong writing.


Kenneth R. Frank, director and writer

Shawna Brandle, executive producer

Chris Mollica, actor and co-editor

Chandler Rosenthal, actress

Kevin Wolfring, assistant director and co-editor