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‘So It Goes’ to Premiere At the Seattle Shorts Festival

The Seattle Shorts Film Festival will be holding the world premiere for Mary’s new musical short film, So It Goes previously titled Studio Apartment.

So It Goes will premiere Sunday November 13th at 10:00am in the Musical Cinema block. You can also head to the gallery to check out a new still.

Also starring Ryan Kattner (Honus Honus) of the band Man Man, the film’s plot is as follows:

Samantha (Winstead) is a young songwriter trying to record in her apartment. Frustrated by the interruption of her sister and her own sense of self, Samantha decides to take a walk. On her walk she meets a stranger sleeping in a bush who can’t remember the name of a song stuck in his head. Samantha remembers the song, it’s one of her father’s favorites. She and the Stranger slip into a musical, singing “Jackie Wilson Said” by Van Morrison. Reminded of her love of music, Samantha returns home, ready to create.

The Seattle Shorts Film Festival runs November 11th – 13th, in Seattle Washington. To learn more about the fest visit

The film is written and directed by Justin Carlton.