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US - 2014

SlingShot is a feature length documentary that focuses on renowned Segway inventor Dean Kamen and his work to solve the world’s water crisis.

Director Bio
Paul Lazarus has an over 30-year award-winning career directing, producing, and writing film, theater, and DIRECTOR PHOTO - Paul Lazarustelevision. He recently completed a feature documentary, SlingShot, about Segway inventor Dean Kamen and his work to solve the world’s safe water crisis.

Lazarus directed and produced the independent feature, Seven Girlfriends, and has directed many notable TV series including “Pretty Little Liars,” “The Middle,” “Friends,” and “Everybody Loves Raymond,” among others. In the early 90s, he served as the Artistic Director of the historic Pasadena Playhouse.  A graduate of Dartmouth College, Lazarus apprenticed with the Royal Shakespeare Company in England.


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Director: Paul Lazarus
Country: USA
Year: 2014
Duration: 93 min (will be 89 min by the time of DREFF)
Language: English


  • Wednesday, September 9 - 10:00 AM
    Santo Domingo
  • Wednesday, September 9 - 4:00 PM
    The Colonial Gate Cinema (Zona Colonial)
    Santo Domingo
  • Thursday, September 10 - 10:00 AM
    UNIBE - Santo Domingo
  • Friday, September 11 - 11:00 AM
    Colegio Bilingue New Horizons
    Santo Domingo
  • Friday, September 11 - 6:00 PM
    Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM)
    Santo Domingo

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