Student Shorts Program 2
A collection of Method Fest shorts produced and directed by students from AFI, Columbia, LA Film School, The New School, North Carolina School of Arts, Solaris, UCLA and USC.
My Exoskeleton USA, 4:20 min
Director: Jack Letterel
Writer: Jack Letterel
Producer: Brian Wolfe
Starring: Apollo Bradley
A man boards an ordinary city bus, unfortunately the passengers are anything but ordinary.
Non Soy Gringo MEX, 14:00 min
Director: Manuel Cisneros
Writer: Manuel Cisneros
Producer: Samuel Saunders
Starring: Fernando Ortiz
ItÃ¢ÂÂs common in Mexico to call any blonde a Ã¢ÂÂgringo.Ã¢ÂÂ Such is the case with Brad, an Australian backpacker headed for the beach, is picked up by a bunch of locals. Between travel, marijuana and tequila, the suspense builds.
Red Autumn USA, 15:00 min
Director: Mike Elsherif
Writer: Mike Elsherif
Producer: Justin Jackson
Starring: Mark Jeffrey Miller
Rick, a guy who has seen it all, finds himself in a drug deal that ends in murder. Winding up with a duffle bag full of cash and drugs, Rick feels his problems are over. Things change when a little girl shows up on his doorstep asking for help.
Pop Foul USA, 19:30 min
Director: Moon Molson
Writer: Anthony Eleftherion, Moon Molson
Producer: Jennifer Handorf, Moon Molson
Starring: Steven Clark, Sekou Laidlow, Danielle K. Thomas, Keith Bullard
A boy sees his father attacked by a local thug on the way home from a Little League game and agrees to help hide the incident from his mother. Winner: 2006 Student Academy Award.
Cricket Head USA/RSA, 19:00 min
Director: Grant Greenberg
Writer: Tommy Nowell, Justin Nowell
Producer: Justin Nowell
Starring: Cathy Curtin, Aquiles Conde
A teacher, recently released from prison, tries to rekindle a romance with an ex-student. Winner: Best Actress Clermont-Ferrand
Yasin USA, 13:00 min
Director: Betty Lee Kim
Writer: Chris Cloyd
Producer: Charles R. Uy, Diedre Coney
Starring: David Mersault, Nicolas Khayyat, Anna Khaja
Until 9/11, ten-year-old Yasin lived an ordinary life with his Jordanian-born parents in Southern California. After the attack, Yasin's life is turned upside down when the FBI arrests his father in a terrifying early morning raid.
Rocketboy USA, 12:30 min
Director: Justin Guerrieri
Writer: Justin Guerrieri
Producer: Justin Guerrieri
Starring: David Clennon, Hunter Gomez, Mel Fair, Bill Nye
Roger Lange, a disenchanted accountant, comes face-to-face with a strange visitor: a young space traveler who mysteriously crash-landed on the moon in a homemade spacecraft.
Transgressions USA, 14:25 min
Director: Valerie Weiss
Writer: Isabelle Marinov
Producer: Carrie Legrand
Starring: Holly Robertson, Robert Johnson, Antoinette Saldana
"A Clockwork Orange" meets "Pleasantville" in this sci-fi short set against the backdrop of a dystopian society that idolizes celebrity assassins called Agents.
Carlson Family Theatre, Viewpoint School
23620 Mulholland Hwy
Calabasas, CA 91302
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|