THE LIGHTER SIDE SHORTS PROGRAM
You know that feeling when you hit your funny bone? Not so funny is it? But this collection of films is! Guaranteed to give you a smile or a chuckle or two.
A Children’s Song | USA | 26.5 min
Directed by Shayna Cohen
The year is 1937. Alfred, a young German Jewish boy, and his father flee from Germany during the outbreak of WWII, finding a haven in Shanghai – the last port of refuge. When he befriends a doctor’s daughter, Meizhen, she shows him a glimmer of hope through music and play during the darkest of times.
Lemonade | USA | 9 min
Directed by Anya Adams
Kira’s Organic lemonade dynasty becomes in jeopardy when new comer Shantel Osgood sets up an extremely successful competing pink lemonade stand that encroaches into her territory. Starring Marsai Martin from the hit show Blackish.
Home Invasion for the Holidays | USA | 7.5 min
Directed by Teddy Robinson
A freshly divorced mom and her daughter foil a dimwitted burglar’s plans by using prescription drugs and excellent listening skills.
Violet | USA | 8 min
Directed by T.C. De Witt
Stephen has a sister-in-law that he really, really does not care for.
One Day Home | USA | 12.5 min
Directed by Drew Denny
Shattered from the implosion of her marriage, Frida embarks on an epic shopping quest: finding the perfect mattress to launch her new life.
La Maisonette | Canada | 8.5 min
Directed by Jack Carr
Agnes, a charming, agoraphobic woman living vicariously through her noisy neighbors is tested when she has to break through her fears to rescue those who have come to mean so much.
The Pitch | USA | 9 min
Directed by Rebekka Johnson
When two young screenwriters pitch their screenplay to a television executive they receive a hilarious lesson in the hard business of Hollywood.
Choices | USA | 9 min
Directed by Rick Hamilton
Deborah relies on chance to avoid making any choices in her life, but then faces a decision that can’t be left up to fate.
THE WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL 2017
Prince Theater | Black Box
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