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© LA SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Wednesday, July 24, 5:30 pm

Program 37

@ Laemmle NOHO

Today is James' day off but he didn't realize everything else was going to be a little off too.

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Director/Writer: Sev DeMy

Producer: Sev DeMy, L. Maxwell McKissick

Cast: Rome Green Jr, Rufus Burns

United States / Comedy / 28 mins

The kidnapping of a young girl in an isolated mountain town forces two female police officers -- one local, one state -- into a disturbing and polarizing investigation of the community.

Kismet

Director: Mike Smith

Writer: Z LaPorte Airey, Connor Fitzgerald

Producer: Ruby Kaye, Samson Day

Cast: Louisa Mignone, Caroline Day

United States / Drama / 13 mins

Everything seems to work out perfectly for Peggy, but her social graces are put to the test when she is surrounded by admiring and covetous parents at a birthday party for her eight-year-old son. Chaos ensues.

Peggy

Director/Writer: Justin O'Neal Miller

Producer: J Christopher Campbell

Cast: Sarah Blackman, Josh Warren, Jason MacDonald

United States / Comedy / 12 mins

Virginia detectives discover an unsettling truth while investigating a crime scene off the Colonial Parkway. Inspired by true events in the 1980s.

Parkway

Director/Writer: Ryan Vaughan

Producer: Gracie Corapi

Cast: Sarah Brown Carter, Ben Burton, Olivia Cohen

United States / Drama / 12 mins

Two best friends at a crossroads in life, put aside their religious convictions to go to a bar for the first time. In this night, secrets are surfaced and their relationship is put to the test.

Just One Night

Director/Writer: Sahar Jahani

Producer: Mariyam Mahbub, Melina Lizette, Ashim Ahuja

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United States / Drama / 12 mins

It’s 1983 and 12-year-old Rain wants sex, the only problem is she has no idea what that means. With her self-absorbed parents distracted by their recent divorce, Rain is left alone to navigate the complexities of love and adulthood, and learns to do it her own way.

How Does It Start

Director/Writer: Amber Sealey 

Producer: Matt Miller, Mridu Chandra 

Cast: Lola Wayne Villa

United States / Drama / 15 mins