23rd Sep2019

Interview: Director Alexandre Franchi talks ‘Happy Face’

by Stuart Wright

In his latest interview/podcast, host Stuart Wright talks Happy Face with co-writer/director Alexandre Franchi. In a therapy workshop for those with facial differences, there is an imposter. Whereas all the other members in the group — including its body-conscious and confidence-lacking leader — must return to a world that rejects them for lack of beauty, […]

25th Aug2019

Frightfest 2019: ‘Happy Face’ Review

by Chris Cummings

Stars: E.R. Ruiz, Cindy Nicholsen, David Roche, Dawn Shaw, Robin L’Houmeau, Debbie Lynch-White, Dean Perseo, Noémie Kocher | Written by Joelle Bourjolly, Alexandre Franchi | Directed by Alexandre Franchi Happy Face is a very different kind of film. Beginning as a personal concept and going on to an Indiegogo campaign, using crowdfunding as a way […]