Spotlight on “A Sea Cliff Story”

A Sea Cliff Story: One Small Town, One Big Story 

Filmmaker Talk Back Moderated by 
The Creative Coalition CEO Robin Bronk 

Sea Cliff, NY (June 15, 2023): The Creative Coalition is proud to partner with the Sea Cliff Arts Council for the World Premiere of the short film, “A Sea Cliff Story,” written and directed by Mike Luciano (Executive Producer, HBO’s “The Animals”) and writer/actor, Brianna Lee. The short film tells Luciano’s origin story of growing up in one of New York state’s most beloved jewels, the quirky village of Sea Cliff, New York. 

The world premiere and opening reception takes place this Friday evening, June 16, 2023, at St. Luke’s Parish Hall (253 Glen Avenue, Sea Cliff, NY) and features a filmmaker talk back moderated by The Creative Coalition’s CEO Robin Bronk. The event is part of The Creative Coalition’s Spotlight Initiative, a program that champions and spotlights independent film. 

Tickets are on a first-come basis, go to (because of ticket demand, a second screening has been added on Saturday night, June 17th). 

Mike Luciano is a seasoned filmmaker and screenwriter based in Los Angeles. His credits include the HBO series, “The Animals,” the Emmy-nominated series, and “The Good Place.” 

The Creative Coalition is the premier nonprofit, 501(c)(3) nonpartisan charity of the entertainment industry. Founded in 1989 by prominent members of the creative community, The Creative Coalition is dedicated to educating its members on issues of public importance. Actor Tim Daly serves as the organization’s president.

The Sea Cliff Arts Council is a non-profit 501(C)(3) dedicated to promoting the arts in the Sea Cliff community. The Council hosts various events throughout the year, including concerts, art shows, theater productions and classes and workshops.

Press contact:
Mark Sobel