Short Film Series Mix
The Championship Rounds 5:00pm
Director: Daniel Stine (28mins)
James Deacon, Jr., the deaf son of a once-promising boxer whose life was wrecked by drugs and alcohol, has struggled for years to escape his father's shameful legacy and find normalcy with a family of his own. Grudgingly leveraging the boxing skills he inherited from his father, he takes on whatever bouts he can find to support his pregnant wife. A tragedy leaves him alone to raise his newborn son. Guilt-ridden, he vows never to fight again and abandons the life that brought him so much pain. When he crosses paths with a trainer and former rival of his father, James faces an agonizing decision to run from his past or step back into the ring and become the champion his father never was
A short suspense drama that revolves around a soldier who returns home from a war to discover that his family has eerily returned to a late-nineteenth century life-style in a desperate attempt to escape from the "perversions" of the modern world.
Director:Nic Baker Austrialia (17Mins)
A couple kidnap a young woman to hold her wealthy father for ransom - but this seemingly simple crime holds grave consequences, when secrets and loyalties are tested...
Director: Carr Cavender (6Mins)
Diapause is a story of modern hibernation. Braden and Michelle keep missing opportunities to meaningfully engage, bogged down in socially acceptable drug use and the trappings of technological diversion. Intimacy in many forms is explored in this short film that holds a mirror to the 21st century adult relationship.
The Call Back (15Mins)
An unstable actress decides to take matters into her own hands.
Merci Beaucoup Bradley Cooper France (12Mins)
Director: Anne-Christine Caro
Barbara, a struggling actress, runs into the look alike of the actor Bradley Cooper. She decides to use him to impress film industry insiders at the Cannes Film Festival in the hope of achieving her own fame.
The Venice Love Shack (View)
2121 Lincoln Blvd
Venice, CA 90291