TUESDAY
JULY 26, 3:15PM 
PROGRAM 28

SHORTLIST
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Worthless
USA / Drama / 9 minutes

Director: Nikola Kitanovski

Writer: Sharon Paul, Kenneth Carter

Producer: Kenneth Carter, Nikola Kitanovski, Rex Glensy

Cast: Ross Forte, Sharon Paul, Martin Thompson, Nick Waaland, Vivian Rubio

On the surface, Cody Ryan has it all. Good looks, a successful career, and all the trimmings of a good life. But underneath lies a darkness that Cody must face in order to really start living.

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El Paso 11:55
USA / Drama / 19 minutes

Director/Writer: Keith Jardine

Producer: Keith Jardine

Cast: Keith Jardine, Brendan Fehr, Tait Fletcher, Cowboy Cerrone

A man carrying a dangerous bag seems to be in way over his head when he's confronted by an array of colorful and dangerous characters.

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Cure
USA / Drama / 20 minutes

Director/Writer: Tianyu Tina Gu

Producer: Jiarui Guo, Lakme Iyengar, Esther Regen

Cast: Yi Liu, Eric J Zheng, Rayve Zen, Xinyao Lin

THE CAPITAL 2029: An alternative world where every citizen is imprinted with a barcode. Anyone, who wants to fight against this National Surveillance System, is either fled or jailed. A wounded prisoner escapes. He looks for help in a community hidden from THE CAPITAL.

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Desert Dream
USA / Drama / 20 minutes

Director: Jiayu Liu

Writer: Jiayu Liu, Daniel Cubitt

Producer: Junho Park, Yuky Shen

Hyunsoo is an exchange student in America. He comes to America with an imaginary image of the country. Rather than seeing the reality of modern American small town life, he inhabits an imagined world where he is a cowboy living in the badlands. His quirky fantasy leads him into trouble and he faces a deportation from the land of his dream. Desert Dream captures his final adventure in America.

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Stupid Cupid
USA / Drama / 11 minutes

Director: Marco Bottiglieri

Writer: Ashley Maure Felkner

Producer: Ashla Soter

Cast: Skyler Bible, Ashley Maure Felkner, Jessica Legrair

A woman has a date with fate.