The Hope Chest Has a Secret Drawer
Dir. Laura Frenzer
Loss, Domestic Violence
What happens when you forget to forget? A stressed daughter working tirelessly to reach her mother lost in an Alzheimer’s haze accidentally uncovers a dark family secret. Starring Amy Hargreaves, (Homeland, 13 Reasons Why), and Anna Stuart, (All My Children, As the World Turns). From the award winning screenplay by Laura Frenzer and produced and edited by a women led team.
Laura Frenzer - an actor, writer and producer in Brooklyn, NY - is the co-creator of the award-winning web series "47 Secrets To A Younger You". As an actor, Laura has performed for decades in theater, film, television, improv, and sketch comedy shows in New York City and abroad, and with many theatre companies including the Chekhov Theatre Ensemble, the Modern Theatre of Myth, and Gorilla Rep. She worked as a master teaching artist in New York City public schools for fourteen years, specializing in Shakespeare and earned a Certificate in Screenwriting from The New School. "The Hope Chest has a Secret Drawer" marks Laura's directorial debut.