August 21 - 27
United States / Family / 13mins
Director: Rachael Sonnenberg
Producer: Sarah Levi
Writer: Rachael Sonnenberg
Cast: Tatum Millet, Jani Danas
Public school children around the country say the pledge of allegiance every day, but for the second graders at Reileigh elementary allegiance was not such an easy sell. A filmmaker explores the comical chain of events that left classroom 3C in utter ruin, turning morning meeting into morning anarchy.
My Daughter Yoshiko
United States / Drama / 15mins
Director: Brian Blum
Producer: David E. M. Maire,
Bryan Benitez, Ryan Beharry
Writer: Brian Blum, Kent Morita
Cast: Saori Goda, Mei-Lin Hosang
With her daughter Yoshiko diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and her husband overseas serving in the military, Saki Omura is finding it harder and harder to cope.
United States / Comedy / 19mins
Director: Maritza Gomez
Producer: Brittney Lee Hamilton,
Writer: Brittney Lee Hamilton
Cast: Brittney Lee Hamilton,
In the strenuous world of children’s party entertainment, an overly positive and well-meaning “princess” must win over a practical writer who is doing a story on female role models.
When the World Was Young
United States / Drama / 17mins
Director: Garth Kravits
Producer: Lia Chang
Writer: Garth Kravits
Cast: Lia Chang, Jason Ma
When siblings return home to confront their Mother’s memory loss, they discover a hidden key to her past.
My Father's Fabulous Funeral
United States / Comedy / 15mins
Director: Mark Stolzenberg
Producer: Judy Copelan,
Mark Stolzenberg, Eric Alexander
Writer: Mark Stolzenberg
Cast: Judy Copeland, Mark Stolzenberg
A quirky comedy about a dysfunctional family who struggle to give their oddball father a fitting funeral despite the difficulties presented by their obnoxious stepmother.