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© LA SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Friday, July 19, 9:55 pm

Program 14

@ Laemmle NOHO

When Emily watches her best friend, Liza, kiss another girl at a high school party, she begins to question everything.

Now I Know

Director/Writer: Julia Angley

Producer: Julia Angley, Sara Guernsey

Cast: Sara Silva, Georgia Gould

United States / Drama / 8 mins

"Tickle My Pickle" explores the sexual fantasies of a teenage girl in her hot-pink bedroom! Accompanied by a jar of pickles and a banging soundtrack, Emily shows her primal emotions toward her milkman.

Tickle My Pickle

Director/Writer: Greta Griniūtė

Producer: Travers Jacobs

Cast:​​ Emma Williams, Jason Lyke

United States / Comedy / 8 mins

Story of a broken American girl, travels to Mexico in searching for her identity and the father she was separated from as an infant.

The Blood Calls

Director/Writer: Ivan Garcia Gzz

Writer: Ivan Garcia GZZ

Producer: Yuri Torres, Vannessa Vasquez

Cast:​ Vannessa Vasquez, David Carreno

United States / Drama / 12 mins

A woman auditions for a film producer who is interested in a more personal relationship.

The Audition

Director/Writer: Sarah Kate Madden

Producer: Sarah Kate Madden

Cast: Orianna Milne, Michael Dempsey

United States / Drama / 4 mins

Hal and Bella's picture perfect relationship is put the test when construction on enormous condos begins behind their apartment. Can this millennial couple survive the process of gentrification for which they are partly to blame?

Work In Progress

Director/Writer: Dan Pfau

Producer: Dan Pfau, Heather Pasternak

Cast: Dan Pfau, Heather Pasternak

United States / Comedy / 10 mins

A listless massage therapist with a special touch works on an elderly widow who is fixated on mortality. As the massage goes deeper, their connection leads to a surprising revelation.

Head, Shoulders, Knees, & Toes

Director/Writer: Eric Gross

Writer: Kerby Joe Grubb

Producer: Eric Gross, Kerby Joe Grubb

Cast: Kerby Joe Grubb, Teddy Vincent

United States / Experimental / 10 mins

Just your typical love story between a girl and her high school's mascot.

Everyone Loves Bulldog

Director/Writer: Garrett Kennell, Nick Hurt

Producer: Michelle Khare, Nick Hurt 

Cast: Michelle Khare, Luke LaMontagne, Manesh K Singh

United States / Comedy / 13 mins

It's the 'beer' league softball championship game, and for these boys, tonight is the most important night of their lives. Nick's cousin Bobby 'Dimes' is a mess. His bravado’s trying to hide it, but he’s in trouble with the local mafia and owes money all around town; with no way to pay. Word has spread that the gangsters plan on coming by the game to collect. 

Softball

Director/Writer: GJoseph Aliberti

Producer: Kenner Bolt, Ian McClellan

Cast: Reiley McClendon, Nick Teti, Craig Gellis

United States / Comedy / 17 mins

Tyler Ray is about to hit ten million followers, but is it as sweet as it sounds?

A Million More

Director/Writer: Ola Kalejaye

Writer: Jacob Stock

Producer: Montgomery Blencowe, Ruby Mateo

Cast: Peter Bundic, Brooke Chamberlain, Dakarai Kongela

United States / Comedy / 8 mins