Straighten Up and Fly Right

Fiction Feature / WORK IN PROGRESS
Steven Tanenbaumdirector, producer
Armando Crodaproducer, cinematographer, editor
Lindsey Corderoproducer, sound recordist
Kristen Abateproducer, actress

Straighten Up and Fly Right points the camera inwards to acknowledge the unique experience of a disabled woman in search of her place in the world. Kristen has Ankylosing Spondylitis, a severe form of arthritis that has frozen her spine and neck, she is permanently bent over.