New Work Grantee, Dan McNamara presents “Wish Weasel “

Wish Weasel is a campy 90s sci-fi fantasy where a magical weasel crash lands in Queens and befriends a girl whos down on her luck. They must work together to defeat his evil brother to save Queens (and the Earth). The pilot episode is a zany, 22-minute live-action comedy with puppets, collectible cards, and kaiju battles. Wish Weasel was shot entirely in Astoria, Queens and has now been selected at 8 festivals around the U.S. including Germany and Japan. It has been nominated for best visual effects in Japan, Best Fantasy Short in Japan, and nominated for Best Test Card Pilot in London by the Edinburgh TV Festival.

Friday, June 14, 7:00 PM at Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave, Astoria, New York 11106

Saturday, July 20, 5:45 PM at Q.E.D. Astoria, 27-16 23rd Avenue, Queens, New York 11105

Free, but it’s required to reserve a seat: MOMI Event:

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