CANADA

Cake Day
Canada / Drama / 15 mins

Director/Writer: Phillip Thomas

Producer: Phillip Thomas, Spencer Foley

Cast: Cameron Crosby, Steven Holmes

Cameron emotionally deteriorates as he contemplates the consequences of honesty on a a day of celebration.

Charlie
Canada / Drama / 11 mins

Director/Writer: Matthew Horvat

Producer: Peter Widdrington

Cast: James Gagné

Based on a true story, a young man successfully orchestrates a double-ended rental scam until the weight of his own ego compromises everything.

Flight of the Dodo
Canada /  Drama / 11 mins

Director: Taras Demian Groves

Writer: Jonathan Harris, Taras Demian Groves

Producer: Taras Demian Groves, Nach Dudsdeemaytha

Cast:​ Julien Rayn de Long, Darren Blakeborough

A young boy who dreams of flying struggles to escape the confines of his difficult life.

Sila ( The Adventures of )
Canada / Drama / 20 mins

Director/Writer: Jeff Brownell

Producer: Naya Guzman, Cindy Sampson

Cast: Sean Connolly Affleck, Naya Guzman

Recently returned home from Los Angeles, a struggling nightclub singer now out of the spotlight begins to experience increasingly odd occurrences while working her family’s south Bronx restaurant during New York’s decadent post war American jazz club scene.

Social Mediation
Canada / Drama / 14 mins

Director: Matt Pittroff

Writer: Jeff Collins

Producer: Jeff Collins, Steve Blair

Cast: Allegra Edwards, Mark Gessner

Neil and Charlotte have shared an exciting life together. More importantly, they’ve shared a very carefully curated version of that life on social media. Now it’s up to two attorneys to navigate the process of fairly dividing that public facing life into two lives that leave them feeling just as interesting, enviable and shareable apart as they were together.

The Sound of Hope II
Canada / Drama / 20 mins

Director: Frank Cui

Writer: Frank Cui

Producer: Yifan Ning, Frank Cui

Cast: Tony Mu

A man from Wuhan lost everything during the pandemic. Now he’s only got one more thing to lose. Until he received a call from a friend for life. The dying heart reignited by hope, now he is ready to...

The Last of Ian Campbell
Canada / Drama / 18 mins

Director: Courtney Deelen

Writer: Amanda Joy

Producer: Courtney Deelen

Cast: Shawn Lawrence, Prachi Bhatt

After losing their grandfather, two kid siblings help an elderly neighbour realize his long-lost dream for adventure.

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