Director Francisco Orvañanos will screen psychological thriller ‘Backgammon’ at Vail Film Festival

Director Francisco Orvañanos will screen psychological thriller ‘Backgammon’ at Vail Film Festival
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By Andrew Travers

The remote mountains of western Colorado may seem an unlikely place to launch a commercial filmmaking career, but that’s what director Francisco Orvananos has pulled off. His debut feature film, the psychological thriller “Backgammon,” celebrated a limited-release theatrical run in New York, Los Angeles and Denver on March 11.The film is a slow-burn thriller, where a group of college friends’ boozy weekend in a country mansion turns creepy. Gerald (Alex Beh) is a volatile, drunken artist who scares off two friends on the first night, leaving him with his girlfriend, Miranda (Brittany Allen), and Lucian (Noah Silver). When Gerald goes …

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