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Discoveries

Shorts Package

 

Brief Survey

2020, NR, US, Comedy, 3 minutes
  Florida Premiere

Director: Dava Whisenant
Producer: Dava Whisenant, Steve Young, Dave Spalding
Writer: Steve Young
Cast: Steve Young

In this comedy short, written by Steve Young and directed by Dava Whisenant, a good-hearted hiker on a mountaintop finds himself overcome by nature’s majesty… only to be drawn into a cosmic nightmare..


The Criminals

The Criminals

2021, PG-13, France/Romania/Turkey, Drama, 24 minutes
  Florida Premiere
  Turkish with English Subtitles

Director: Serhat Karaaslan
Producer: Laure Dahout
Writer: Serhat Karaaslan
Cast: Deniz Altan, Lorin Merhart, Erdem Senocak, Ercan Kesal, Cem Baza

Late at night in a small Turkish town, a young couple tries to find a hotel room to spend the night together, but without a marriage certificate, they are rejected by every hotel. After coming up with a trick that they think will work, the situation gets out of hand.

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Mutiny!

Mutiny!

2021, PG, US, Comedy, 17 minutes

Director: Matthew Gratzner
Producers: Camille Balsamo-Gillis, Matthew Gratzner, Shannon Blake Gans
Writer: Matthew Gratzner
Cast: Terence Rotolo, Robert Chapin, Angie Teodora Dick, Christopher Halsted, Paul Anthony Scott, Peter Bisson

A progressive, swashbuckling captain must deal with a crew set in their old ways, confronting gender inequality and disregard for their own overt masculinity.

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Kitchen by Measure

Kitchen by Measure

2020, NR, Iceland, Animation, 13 minutes
  North American Premiere
  Icelandic and German with English Subtitles

Directors, Producers and Writers: Sólrún Ylfa Ingimarsdóttir, Atli Arnarsson

After seeing his wife struggle with mundane tasks, the inventive Ingólfur gets hooked on the idea of building her the perfect kitchen.

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A Roll in the Hay

A Roll in the Hay

2020, NR, France, Dramedy, 18 minutes
  US Premiere
  French with English Subtitles

Director: Geoffrey Fighiera
Producer: Marie Cecile Lucas, Tristan Monclas, Bruno Lecigne
Writer: Geoffrey Fighiera
Cast: Clémentine Verdier, Justine Thibaudat, Eric Perez

Laurent takes his mistress to his country vacation home for the weekend, leaving his wife, Isabelle, bedridden and in the midst of a nervous breakdown. But Isabelle makes a surprise appearance, armed with a revolver and determined to make them face the price of betrayal.

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