There’s never a dull moment in the retirement home of Connie (Christina Pickles) and Consuelo (Angélica María) as the two old friends spend their days playfully chiding one another. When Connie receives a letter notifying her of her daughter’s passing, she learns she has a granddaughter (Montana Tucker) she never knew existed.
Cast: Christina Pickles, Angelica Marie, Richard Nevels, Montana Tucker
United States / Drama / 14 mins
The seemingly simple act of filming a scene from his feature turns into a near nightmare for an aging, has-been director; from his own self doubts, to a temperamental actor out to sabotage the project, to an on-the-make wannabe sucking up and distracting him from his fading goal.
Director/Writer: Philip Charles MacKenzie
Producer: Philip Charles MacKenzie
Cast: Philip Charles MacKenzie, Connor Barrett
United States / Comedy / 15 mins
A Halloween party turns south when the issue of race comes up amongst friends.
Bag Of Worms
Director/Writer: Grace Rowe
Writer: Michael Jaworski
Producer: Elizabeth Mihelich
Cast: Katy Erin, Cooper Barnes, Grace Rowe
United States / Comedy / 9 mins
Hayley is a painfully shy but curious girl on the cusp of adolescence. Her mother Deborah pushes Hayley to attend a party being thrown by a popular girl in her class, but Hayley doesn't feel comfortable going. When Deborah is called out of town for a few days, Hayley is introduced to her new nanny, Georgia. Georgia, or Gia as she prefers to be called, quickly sizes up Hayley as lacking both confidence and excitement and attempts to give her both.
Director/Writer: Julian Gilbert
Writer: Jeremy Palmer
Producer: Shannon Hardy, Julian Gilbert
Cast: Juliette Allison Bailey, Sierra Swartz, Laura Pursell
United States / Drama / 15 mins
A building manager dealing with his own grief must help his tenant perform a messy task at her daughter's quinceañera.
Director/Writer: Keith Powell
Producer: Jeremy O'Keefe, Graham Patrick Martin
Cast: Bashir Salahuddin, Ana Ortiz, Wallace Langham
United States / Drama / 13 mins
Blue is a narrative short film about the masks we hide behind. It examines the illusion of perfection amplified by social media, which leads to missed opportunities of meaningful connection.