Six teenagers are led into an intriguing game of survival by their guidance counselor.
â€œLife Boat,â€ is written and directed by Lorraine Nicholson, and stars Stephen Dorff, Elizabeth Gilpin, BK Cannon, Chloe Bridges, Kwame Boateng, Moises Arias and Hopper Penn. The producers are Elizabeth Gilpin, Ross Levine and Nicholson. Behind the scenes, Nicholson collaborated with director of photography Jackson Hunt, production designer Sophie Tabet, editor Sam Bauer and costume designer Laura Waters.
The film premiered at the TriBeCa Film Festival in 2017, going on to play at Oscar-qualifying AFI Fest, Rhode Island International Film Festival, Edmonton International Film Festival and the Florida Film Festival, among others. The film won an audience award at the 2017 Napa Valley Film Festival.
TRIGGER WARNING for those of us struggling with suicide, depression and substance and/or emotional abuse.