PBIFF2013 Sunday, April 7, 2013 6:00 PM- Shorts package (102 min)
PBIFF2013 Sunday, April 7, 2013 6:00 PM- Shorts package:
Coastguards, USA- FLORIDA PREMIERE (3:47 mins)
Directed by Austin Gallagher
Cast: Austin Gallagher, Neil Hammersohlag, Erica Staateram
Coastguards hopes to illustrate humanity's obsession and mixture of fear and fascination for sharks, while bringing their ecological importance and plight into the spotlight. Told through the filmmaker's perspective, Coastguards is a metaphor for the role sharks play in maintaining the health and stability of our precious blue planet.
The Reunion, Singapore, USA- WORLD PREMIERE (12:12 mins)
Directed by Allie Mills
Cast: Ken Wade, Francesca Waters
A retired a Pan Am pilot, Walt, goes to a company reunion only to discover that he has outlived most of his old friends. Walt confronts the reality of his own imminent death and tries to cope with the loss of his friends. He desperately tries to reconnect.
La Historia Dominguez, USA- WORLD PREMIERE (9:44 mins)
Directed by Orlando Porro
Cast: Jose Dominguez, Adela Dominguez, Adela Porro, Sagia Castañeda, Orlando Porro
A Cuban-American grandson explores the strength of a family forced to flee its homeland.
Mae and Ash, USA- WORLD PREMIERE (19:25 mins)
Directed by Shuchi Talati
Cast: Kelsey McNamee, Milo Cawthorne, Natasha Sims, Zachary Weber
Mae and Ash live together, play silly word games and keep score on a blackboard. And every once in a while, they go out on dates -- with other people. They have one rule -- they never meet each other's dates. And it seems to work until Mae returns home to
Mistreatment, Australia- WORLD PREMIERE (11:08 mins)
Directed by Andrew Handelsmann
Cast: Andrew Hollo
In October 2002, Dr. Andrew Hollo went to the house of his elderly patient, Mrs. Elise Herrman, on what he says was a routine home visit. But when Mrs. Herrman lapsed into unconsciousness a few hours later from an insulin overdose, Dr. Hollo soon found himself charged with her attempted murder. Did the doctor try to kill his patient?
Nach Hause, Switzerland- WORLD PREMIERE (17:55 mins)
Directed by Janos Menberg
Cast: Jean-Pierre Cornu, Markus Merz, Valerie Schneider, Priska Baumann
Vincent wants to go home to persuade his wife to come back to him. His Alzheimer, however, does not make it easy for him as everything is not as it appears in his world.
Stigma, USA- WORLD PREMIERE (26:46 mins)
Directed by Phill Schwartz
Cast: Phillip Pruitt, Glenda Morgan Brown, Piper Major, James Thomas Gilbert, Anthony Narvaez, Jasmine Woods, Alistair McKenzie, Gregory Marcel, Mariangela Pagan, Celia Finkelstein, Laura Siegel, Tetia Stroud, Cody Stroud, Teresa Williams, Mike Rock, Antoine Perry, Samantha C
Peter's view of the world changes when he receives life altering news. Feeling his humanity like never before, Peter sets out on a journey of self-discovery and acceptance.
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Lake Worth, FL 33460
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