Short Films

Jimbo

Jimbo

2016 | 16 min | USA

Synopsis:

Jimbo, sixteen, quiet, and shy, has spent his life cowering in the shadow of his controlling, anarchist, father El Tigron, and his devoted yet delusional lover, Lolli. After their latest heist, Jimbo decides to take charge of his destiny and break free from his father’s prison. It is time to hear Jimbo’s inner rebel yell.

Credits

Director: Rodrigo Zanforlin

Cast: Ian Lerch, James Seaman, Megan Ripppey, Sylvia Kochinski

Producer: Allison Coppola

Monday, November 6th | 2pm @ Regent Theater

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The Swan Song

2016 | 15 min | Brazil/Italy

Synopsis:

A successful young writer, tired of living, decides to kill herself. Entering her mind, her intimacy, we witness the evolution of her decision. Through the decay of a beautiful but forgotten house, we try to understand the passage of time and the taedium vitae.

Credits

Director: Talita Ghivelder

Cast: Vanessa Luz

Producer: Talita Ghivelder

Monday, November 6th | 2pm @ Regent Theater

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True Colors

2017 | 12 min | USA

Synopsis:

Artur has always viewed the world around him in shades of orange. Until he meets a stranger that has shades of blue.

Credits

Director: Paula Neves

Cast: Jared Rider, Jordan Knapp, Nicholas Massa

Producer: Krystina Christiansen

Monday, November 6th | 2pm @ Regent Theater

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I AM ERICA

2017 | 15 min | USA

Synopsis:

It’s the story of a woman who, by saving a little girl from being kidnapped, is actually saving herself.

Credits

Director: Sebastian Zancanaro

Cast: Hailee Lipscomb, Jonas Torres, Olivia Leite Dib, Jo Pratta

Producer: Silvia Epure

Director of Photography: Laffrey Witbrod

Soundtrack: Alexandre Januzzi Rios, Alberto Menezes

Tuesday, November 7th | 5:50pm @ Regent Theater

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Becoming Lucy

2017 | 14 min | USA

Synopsis:

Lucy, 15, blames her mother for her father leaving them for a 24 year-old blonde. When she finds out her crush at school likes blondes, she dyes her hair to get the attention of both men.

Credits

Director: Luisa Novo

Cast: Maitlyn Pezzo, Heather Dowling

Producer: Pipo Wagner, Daniela Shaw

Tuesday, November 7th | 5:50pm @ Regent Theater

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Bid

2016 | 19 min | USA

Synopsis:

BERNARD is the CEO of an engineering company. He is pressed by one of his opponents in a federal bid to pay a huge bribe to participate in the bid. He ignores the opponent which kidnaps his son, his daughter and himself. Now Bernard’s opponent, as a lesson, demands him to not only abandon the bid, but also to kill one of his kids in order to save the other one and rest of the family.

Credits

Director: Raphael Bittencourt

Cast: Tim Hildebrand, Leonardo Goulart, Helio Barbosa, Alexandre Zeigelboim, Andrêssa dos Santos, Raphael Breternitz, Diego Pisante

Producer: Micheline Garcia, Muller Barone, Raphael Bittencourt

Director of Photography: Martin Lasa

Soundtrack: Shalev Alon, Kunall Makhey

Tuesday, November 7th | 5:50pm @ Regent Theater

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The Kiss

2017 | 8 min | USA/Canada

Synopsis:

When a mother is summoned to her son’s school because of an incident that took place earlier on that day, we see the workings of how society expects people to behave and how it deals with people who do not conform to its norms and rules.

Credits

Director: Joffre Faria Silva

Cast: Barbara de la Fuente, Denise DeSanctis, Savannah Burton, David Emanuel, Victor Gilbert

Producer: Barbara de la Fuente, David Emanuel

Director of photography: Eion Smith

Soundtrack: Kanoa Wolfe-Doblin

Wednesday, November 8th | 2pm @ Regent Theater

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Living with Zika | Vivendo com Zika

2016 | 13 min | USA/Brazil

Synopsis:

A Brazilian mother with Zika faces the difficult decision to abort her unborn child with microcephaly.

Credits

Director: Matthew Arnold-Ladensack

Cast: Valeria Silva, Isabel Canzoneri, Rodrigo Varanda

Producer: Prarthana Joshi

Wednesday, November 8th | 2pm @ Regent Theater