THE FUNERAL DANCER tells the story of Jazz, who works as a funeral entertainer, a profession which has become one of the best paid jobs in a world where funerals are a status symbol and at the same time an obligation to entertain relatives, friends and work colleagues alike. Expectations are high, morals are low. While Jazz tries to entertain the mourners, she is forced to face severe problems of her own.
NATALIE MACMAHON began her career as an actress and became more interested in writing and directing her own films. Her award-winning films include: THE MAN WHO COULDN’T CRY (short, 2015), LIKE A SUMMER SONATA (short, 2016), the web series THE SECRET OF BERLIN (2015) and SENSES (2016), LOLA WANTS TO SEE THE SEA (short, 2016), A UNIVERSAL LOVE STORY (short, 2017), IT’S GETTING DARKER EVERY DAY (short, 2017), THE REDHEAD (short, 2017), MALSANO NOMATA AMO (web series, 2018), and THE FUNERAL DANCER (2019).