Winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Screenwriting Award at the 1994 Sundance Film Festival, WHAT HAPPENED WAS... is Tom Noonan's directorial debut; a darkly humorous take on dating dread. Featuring powerhouse performances by Noonan and Karen Sillas as two lonely hearts spending one claustrophobic Friday night together in an imposing apartment, the film exposes with startling clarity the ways in which people struggle to connect. Presented here in a beautiful, newly restored digital transfer from the film's original 35mm negative. NEW, RESTORED DIGITAL TRANSFER OF WHAT HAPPENED WAS... - NEW CONVERSATION BETWEEN DIRECTOR TOM NOONAN AND PRODUCER SCOTT MACAULAY - NEW INTERVIEW WITH ACTOR KAREN SILLAS - THEATRICAL TRAILER - WITH AN EXCLUSIVE ESSAY BY FILM CRITIC SHEILA O'MALLEY
Winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Screenwriting Award at the 1994 Sundance Film Festival, WHAT HAPPENED WAS... is Tom Noonan's directorial debut; a darkly humorous take on dating dread. Featuring powerhouse performances by Noonan and Karen Sillas as two lonely hearts spending one claustrophobic Friday night together in an imposing apartment, the film exposes with startling clarity the ways in which people struggle to connect. Presented here in a beautiful, newly restored digital transfer from the film's original 35mm negative. NEW, RESTORED DIGITAL TRANSFER OF WHAT HAPPENED WAS... - NEW CONVERSATION BETWEEN DIRECTOR TOM NOONAN AND PRODUCER SCOTT MACAULAY - NEW INTERVIEW WITH ACTOR KAREN SILLAS - THEATRICAL TRAILER - WITH AN EXCLUSIVE ESSAY BY FILM CRITIC SHEILA O'MALLEY
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Format: Blu-Ray
Label: OSCILLOSCOPE
Rel. Date: 06/22/2021
UPC: 850010804354

What Happened Was
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Winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Screenwriting Award at the 1994 Sundance Film Festival, WHAT HAPPENED WAS... is Tom Noonan's directorial debut; a darkly humorous take on dating dread. Featuring powerhouse performances by Noonan and Karen Sillas as two lonely hearts spending one claustrophobic Friday night together in an imposing apartment, the film exposes with startling clarity the ways in which people struggle to connect. Presented here in a beautiful, newly restored digital transfer from the film's original 35mm negative. NEW, RESTORED DIGITAL TRANSFER OF WHAT HAPPENED WAS... - NEW CONVERSATION BETWEEN DIRECTOR TOM NOONAN AND PRODUCER SCOTT MACAULAY - NEW INTERVIEW WITH ACTOR KAREN SILLAS - THEATRICAL TRAILER - WITH AN EXCLUSIVE ESSAY BY FILM CRITIC SHEILA O'MALLEY