LA Shorts Fest

TUESDAY - JULY 31 - 7:45 PM

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Drama / USA / 10 min.

A young boy runs from his troubled home only to be returned to it by the unwitting officer who finds him. The officer realizes there may be more to the story only after he comes face to face with the boy's mother.

Director: Enrico Natale
Producer: Elease Patrick, Enrico Natale
Writer: Elease Patrick
A Cake for Lizzie

Drama / USA / 22 min.

In a dystopian future Los Angeles, Sofia, a by the book cop and single mother wants to bake her ill daughter a cake. In a world where food only comes in pre-cooked rations controlled by a totalitarian government, getting fresh ingredients will mean risking it all.

Director: Michel Kreisel Vaisberg
Producer: Faissal Shaib
Writer: Michel Kreisel Vaisberg
Cast: Sara Tomko, Andy Davoli, Lola Raie
Neil Wade: Superhero Aide

Comedy / USA / 15 min.

Neil Wade dreams of being a hero just like his idol, Commander Laserbeam (TM, copyright, all rights restricted.) When he finally gets hired by the World's Most Marketable Superhero as his personal assistant, Neil discovers that being a hero is more than just looking the part.

Director: Harry Perry III
Producer: Nicole Dial, Erni Walker
Writer: Keith Wagner
Do No Harm

Action/Adventure / USA / 8 min.

A short film about a combat medic attempting to hold on to humanity in the midst of a war much bigger than himself. A medic's job is to fix people up, but how does that obligation reconcile with someone who is trained to fight and may be asked to kill?

Director: Marielle Woods
Producer: Bethany Levy, Lesley Lopez
Writer: Jon Kondrath, Marielle Woods
The Big Break

Drama / USA / 20 min.

A struggling actor and director finally crack under the pressures of navigating the entertainment industry.

Director: Gil Freston
Producer: Gil Freston, Jack Heston, Matthew Brag
Writer: Gil Freston
On Killer Robots

Drama / USA / 15 min.

On July 7th 2016, US Law Enforcement used robotic technology to confront and kill a suspect for the first time. Through the mouths of its fictional characters, 'On Killer Robots' explores the morality behind this historic step towards automation.

Director: Lorraine Nicholson
Producer: Lorraine Nicholson, Drew Foster, Marsha L Swinton, Cindy Broder, Craig T. Currie, D. Samantha Currie, Keith Fleischman, Lorne Michaels, Lorraine Oberfeld, Mohamed Al Rafi
Writer: Lorraine Nicholson
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