LA Shorts Fest

THURSDAY - JULY 26 - 5:30 PM

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House Rules

Comedy / USA / 13 min.

A jobless, aimless woman stumbles upon a room for rent. From the

moment she knocks on the door, she finds that this house may be

more than she bargained for.

Director: Sean Robinson
Producer: Sean Robinson
Writer: Eileen Kearney
Cast: Eileen Kearney, Maury Ginsberg, Maggie Surovell, Katt Masterson, Hayley D'Ath, Taylor Moore

Drama / USA / 11 min.

As a hotel housekeeper, Sophia learns about the lives of her

guests through the things they leave behind. However,

when she develops a crush on a charming hotel patron on a

long-term business trip, the lines between personal and

professional become blurred.

Director: Tracy Kleeman
Producer: Tracy Kleeman
Writer: Tracy Kleeman
Cast: Kate Boladian
Take Me Home

Drama / USA / 17 min.

A downtrodden Chinese immigrant needs to pay back a loan

before the night is up.

Director: Oliver Zaciu
Producer: Alexandra Kern
Writer: Oliver Zaciu
Cast: Jeremy Lee, Carla Valentine, Alexandre Chen
Boy Boy Girl Girl

Comedy / USA / 11 min.

Based on a true story, Boy Boy Girl Girl is a dark comedy

about a gay couple trying to adopt a newborn from a drug-

addict and her abusive girlfriend.

Director: Ross Kauffman
Producer: Nicole Galovski, Raeshem Nijhon
Writer: Addie Morfoot, Ross Kauffman
Cast: Katie Holmes, Ajay Naidu, Tara Summers, Scott Organ

Drama / USA / 20 min.

While on a long-haul flight from Shanghai to New York, a despondent, American lawyer becomes seduced by the enchanting stories of a wise, Chinese woman sitting beside him; unleashing feelings he had tried to bury deep inside.

Director: Myles Yaksich
Producer: Cindy Lu, Jennie Lew Tugend
Writer: Myles Yaksich
Cast: Matthew Knowles, Cindera Che, Kara Wang, Jonathan Stanton, Yadira Pascault Orozco
Good People

Drama / USA / 21 min.

Overwhelmed by guilt after an intense affair, Emma returns home to her family hoping to reconnect with her husband.

Director: Gregory Kohn
Producer: Cemile Turam
Writer: Gregory Kohn
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