United Artists Horton Plaza 8, San Diego, CA
A Stranger in a Stranger Land (1hr 32min)
These bold shorts defy expectations, ignore boundaries and illustrate the limitlessness of our imaginations.
Q&A WITH FILMMAKERS FOLLOWING SCREENING
Director: David O'Donnell
Producers: David O'Donnell, Alex Russell, Tom Fox-Davies
Cast: James Hoare, Elena Satine, David O'Hara
Synopsis: In an alternate reality where memories are literally worn about one's head, a jilted lover wrestles with the image of his ex.
Director: Christopher Winterbauer
Producers: Faissal Sam Shaib, Marc Mounier
Cast: Reid Miller, Azure Brandi, Skye Popov, Aidan Dorn Wallenstein, Davey Johnson
Synopsis: Wyrm is falling behind. He is literally the last 8th grader to complete his Level 1 Sexuality Requirement, typically osculation (kissing). He has two days to do so or he’ll be held back as part of the School District’s No Child Left Alone program and forced to continue wearing his My.E.Q. Electronic Emotional Remote Monitoring Collar.
Director: Vlad Marsavin
Producer: Elena Baranova
Cast: Lyliana Wray, Hannah McCloud, Boti Bliss, Gariel Olds
Synopsis: The fairytale adventure of Violet and Savannah, two sisters who disobey their parent’s warning by venturing into a brooding forest. There, they discover a large plug wedged into the forest floor. What lurks beneath the plug? The girls cannot resist finding out. Their curiosity sends them down a kaleidoscopic drain pipe and into a strange and startling journey of no return.
Time Flies When I am Having Fun
Director: Johan Tappert
Producer: Frida Heder
Cast: Anita Blom
Synopsis: Marianne tries to live life as boring as possible. Because time flies when she is having fun.
Director: Christopher Barrett & Luke Taylor
Producer: Medb Riordan
Cast: Ross Hatt, Anthony Barton, Michelle Whitehead, Andrew Murton, Selom Awadzi, Laura Evelyn, Abigail Davies, Skye Bennett
Synopsis: A bizarre incident as a young boy left Aaron with an unusual facial disfigurement that has plagued him all his life. Isolated and vulnerable, Aaron seeks comfort in the friendship and understanding of an unexpected group of outcasts.
The Last Journey of the Enigmatic Paul WR
See You Yesterday
Director: Stefon Bristol
Producer: Ashley Alexander
Cast: Eden Duncan-Smith, Dante Crichlow, Parish Bradley, Melvin Mogoli, Alex Emanuel, Manny Ureña, Chiquita Camille, and Sydney Francis.
Synopsis: Presented by Spike Lee, two Brooklyn teenage science prodigies build make-shift time machines to stop one's brother from being wrongfully killed by a police officer.
475 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA, 92101
Oct 5, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm