Bingham Bryant & Kyle Molzan • 2014 • USA
Beginning as a story of unconventional female friendship, For the Plasma is an exploration of the way in which our search for meaning.
Helen is a young woman living in the woods of northern Maine. She spends her days watching CCTV monitors, which stream live images of the surrounding forest that she is paid to surveil for potential fires. When her college friend Charlie arrives to visit, Helen lets her in on a secret: she has learned how to discern patterns in the global financial markets from the images on the screen.
Bingham Bryant and Kyle Molzan's debut feature premiered at Jeounju, Maryland, Indielisboa, Nashville, and BAMcinemaFest.