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Good Business Sense


Tonight, businessman Bartholomew Braniff is making the biggest boardroom presentation of his life: a proposal of marriage to the equally industrious Claudia.

Everything is perfect -- the numbers have been crunched, the projections have been double-checked, and even the ring has been market-tested.

But Claudia wants flowers and violins, not charts and graphs.

Luckily Spike the waiter is there to make sure that it's a done deal.

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Information for the Audience: 

"Good Business Sense" was inspired by people and situations that I encountered while working for a major investment bank in the 1990s. I was intrigued by the mystery of how the men and women around me were somehow able to find companionship and happiness within a suffocating environment of profit-driven success at the expense of personal relationships. I imagined a lovely young couple trying to make a go of it together but constantly tripping over themselves and each other on this mine-riddled path. "What would happen," I wondered, "if this couple were aided or even guided by a patient spirit who said the right thing at the right time? Would they end up together?"

"Good Business Sense" is my answer to that question.


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Directed by: 
Emmett Loverde
Writing credits: 
Emmett Loverde
Janna Bossier Skyler Caleb Paul Rogan
Produced by: 
Emmett Loverde
Music by: 
Alfredo Caravelli
Cinematography by: 
Emmett Loverde
Film Editing by: 
Emmett Loverde
Casting by: 
Paul Cummings Emmett Loverde Gerard Martorano Dino Schofield Mark Villano
Production Management: 
Paul Cummings Dino Schofield
Other crew: 
Jacob Taylor Lyman - Sound, Still Photography Jonathan Arkin - Sound
Release Date: 
Monday, January 1, 2018
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