A Grocery Storywas produced in the spring of 2005 as one of six graduate thesis films coming out of Florida State University Film School. The shooting schedule consisted of 8 days of principal photography in a working grocery store. Shooting took place exclusively at night, typically 9 PM to 9AM, as to minimize overlap with the hours of business.
follows the accomplishments of "Leonard" as he attempts to win the
heart of a grocery store manager named "Tracy." A Grocery Story is shot on
16mm film and directed by John D'Arco.
You can view the trailer by clicking on the poster image below to get the film's website.
"A Grocery Story" website
Clip from "A Grocery Story"
The clip above features my character "Leonard" in a slump after being foiled time and again in his attempts to make "Tracy" (Alison Gallaher) fall in love with him. But with a little help from "Nicki" (Carlie Nettles) Leonard gets wind in his sails.