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Life Is Full of Surprises

A Collection of Short Films


Life Is Full of Surprises

A Collection of Short Films

 
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All I Want

2017, NR, India, Drama, Hindi with English subtitles, 7 minutes
  Florida Premiere

Director: Venika Mitra
Producer: Venika Mitra
Writer: Venika Mitra
Cast: Ballu Panchal, Bansari, Atteet Bhandari, Kamal D. Khatak

The story of the purposeful, single-minded and unwavering pursuit of a street urchin named Ratan to buy one mango.


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Dekalb Elementary

2017, NR, USA, Drama, English, 20 minutes
  Florida Premiere

Director: Reed Van Dyk
Producers: Cory Desrosiers, Christopher Leavins, Enrique Diaz, Reed Van Dyk, Morgan Peterson, Ricardo Ramirez
Writer: Reed Van Dyk
Cast: Tara Riggs, Bo Mitchell

Inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Just Go!

2017, G, Latvia, Drama, Latvian with English subtitles, 11 minutes

Director: Pavels Gumennikovs
Producer: Pavels Gumennikovs
Writer: Laura Lapina
Cast: Aleksandrs Ronis, Jana Herbsta, Toms Velicko, Sergejs Fjodorovs

A young man who lost both his legs in a childhood accident comes to the rescue of the girl he loves when she is victimized by villains.

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Spring Jam

2017, NR, Ireland, Animation, English, 5 minutes
  North American Premiere

Director: Ned Wenlock
Writer: Ned Wenlock

A young stag lacking impressive antlers knows he needs to improvise sweet music if he’s to have any chance during the mating season.


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Child for Child (Hijo por Hijo)

2017, NR, USA, Drama, Spanish with English subtitles, 11 minutes

Director: Juan Avella
Producers: Juan Avella, Sharon Waich B., Shelby Farrell
Writer: Juan Avella
Cast: Oliver Morillo, Ernesto Campos, Maria Alesia Machado, Alejandro Furth, Fanny Veliz

The life of a Venezuelan kidnapper takes an unexpected turn on his last job.

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The Eleven O'clock

2016, NR, Australia, Comedy, English, 13 minutes
  Florida Premiere

Director: Derin Seale
Producers: Derin Seale, Karen Bryson, Josh Lawson
Writer: Josh Lawson
Cast: Josh Lawson, Damon Herriman, Jess Donoghue, Alyssa McClelland, Eliza Logan, Greg Thorsby

The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist. As they each attempt to treat each other, the session gets out of control.

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Coin Operated

2017, NR, USA, Animation, English, 5 minutes
  Florida Premiere

Director: Nicholas Arioli
Producers: Jennifer Dahlman, Jessica Sittig, Andrew Bosworth, Serkan Piantino
Writer: Nicholas Arioli

Becoming a space explorer takes time. And money.

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