Surrogate Valentine

Surrogate Valentine is a film by Dave Boyle. The piece won the Audience Award at the SFIAAFF 2011, and had its premiere at SXSW 2011.

“San Francisco musician Goh Nakamura (playing himself) is barely scraping by playing live gigs and teaching guitar. So when a filmmaker friend asks him to teach guitar lessons to TV star Danny Turner (Chadd Stoops) for his upcoming movie role, Goh jumps at the chance. While on tour together, things get complicated when Goh’s high school flame Rachel (Lynn Chen) shows up.”

The trailer is embedded below.