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Family / USA / 28 min.
A 10-year-old boy is relentlessly bullied until he discovers a secret
beneath his school that promises to keep him safe - if he's willing to
play by the rules.
Director: Daniel Bydlowski
Producer: Daniel Bydlowski, Dilek Ince
Writer: Daniel Bydlowski, Benjamin Abbott
Documentary / USA / 9 min.
A lighthearted yet sincere treatise on the concept of belief as seen
through the eyes of a seven-year-old girl who travels all the way to
the dark waters of Loch Ness to seek out a monster.
Director: Alan Griswold
Producer: Kim Soleau, Alan Griswold
Writer: N/A N/A
Drama / USA / 11 min.
After being stripped of her innocence, a young girl spirals
into a world of paranoia as she struggles to cope with her
Director: Lareina Joelle
Producer: Jayjit DasGupta
Writer: Lareina Joelle
Loser Leaves Town
Drama / USA / 12 min.
An 11-year-old luchador uses his vivid imagination to make it
through the toughest weekend of his life. When he has a series
of encounters with a tough 12-year-old girl, he finds his fantasy
world invaded by the real one.
Director: Mark Nickelsburg
Producer: Eric Johnson
Writer: Eric Johnson, Mark Nickelsburg
Drama / United Kingdom / 15 min.
After witnessing a large aerial battle over
1940's Scotland, a young boy finds himself in a
life changing situation when he comes face to
face with a downed German pilot.
Director: Andrew Muir
Producer: David Ross
Writer: Andrew Muir
Drama / South Korea / 6 min.
The black dog is on a journey.
Director: Wooseok Shin
Producer: Kiyoung Kim, Jongho Baek
Writer: Wooseok Shin
Drama / USA / 12 min.
After the untimely death of his wife, a grieving young man struggles to raise his five-year-old stepdaughter who wishes to become a mermaid.
Director: Thanika Jenjesda
Producer: Celia Rettenmaier
Writer: Hayley Trafzer
Lost in Aroncore
Drama / USA / 14 min.
After Audrey's failed suicide attempt, her 9 year-old sister Lucy must attempt to reconnect through their shared love of fantasy stories.
Director: Ryan Wagner
Producer: Sarah Jones, Kelly Logan
Writer: Dezi Gallegos
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