A Placement revolves around the first day in which foster mother Andi takes in a troubled teenage girl, Kate, on a trial weekend. Andi is warned by Kate's case worker that she has had some issues going to sleep at night due to past trauma. After Kate arrives, tension arises when Kate acts up at bedtime and tests Andi’s resolve in their becoming an unconventional family.



  • Allison Mabe

    Allison Mabe

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  • Allison Mabe

  • Aamina Green

  • Rita De Castro

    Director of Photography
  • Jake Gonzalez

    Camera Assistants (1st AC )
  • Allison Mabe

    Sound Designer
  • Allison Mabe

  • Other Credit

  • Ben Hansen

  • Cast & Crew

  • Katherine Orozco

    “ Andi ”
  • Adrianne Dhrey

    “ Kate ”
  • Melody Johnson

    “ Trinity ”
  • Melody Brason

    “ Clara ”
  • Allison Mabe

    Allison Mabe is originally from Corpus Christi, TX. She has had a varied background, including earning her undergraduate degree in Computer Science, working in the foster care system, and interning at Richard Linklater's company, Detour Filmproduction, in Austin, TX. Her first short film, Red & Blue, was nominated for Best Narrative at CUNY Film Festival.

  • Bio

    TJ Ali Bowden

    TJ Ali is a rising filmmaker and TV/Digital Producer having produced linear pilot TV shows for networks BET Networks, NBC Entertainment, REVOLT TV and most recently VICE Media’s VICELAND network. TJ was awarded a fellowship in the International Radio and Television Society program in 2014, which catapulted his career in linear television. TJ is embarking on a new fiction storytelling journey. He lives in New York City and hails from the south side of Chicago.

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