We are proud to announce the short film selections to the inaugural LA FEEDBACK Film Festival on Wednesday December 7, 2016, and Thursday December 8, 2016.
Festival takes place at L.A. LIVE’s Regal Cinemas in downtown Los Angeles. Each festival event starts at 7pm sharp.
FREE or pay what you like tickets and the full details of each film will go online by October 15th.
We couldn’t be more excited to be showing what we consider the best short films made in the United States in the last year. The festival will maintain its audience feedback format that has made it one of the most popular festival in the city of Toronto for the last 4 years. The festival is now moving to the grand stage of Los Angeles.
Wednesday December 7, 2016 Short Films:
THE LOT, 15min., USA, Drama
Directed by Russell Blanchard
When a lonely cafe owner struggles to help an outcast boy build a fort on a blighted lot, their project and budding friendship is threatened by a city ordinance.
A FEW RUBBER BANDS MORE, 5min., USA, Comedy/Western
Directed by Daniel Greenwald
Trouble ensues when these lonely travelers realize their unlikely connection in this quirky tale from the Wild West.
ATOMIC COUPLE!, 15min., USA, Comedy/History
Directed by Rodrigo Espinosa
Maggie Adams, a once promising nurse, is forced to confront the realities of her marriage when nuclear war breaks out and sets off a series of unexpected events that offer her a glimmer of hope to returning to who she yearns to be.
MUD SLINGERS, 7min., USA, Documentary
Directed by Raquel Garza
A portrait of the UCF Ceramic Studio and the process of making ceramics.
TWO GIRLS, ONE CUP: A STORY OF CHRISTMAS, 5min., USA, Comedy
Directed by Mathew Chase
The Real Story Behind the Starbucks Red Cup Christmas Controversy.
A SENSE OF SOUND, 25min., USA, Drama
Directed by Jeremy Borison
Robert Schamen is suffering from the medical condition of musical hallucinations. When he discovers that his hallucinations consist of original music, he sets out to complete his new symphony while his family struggles to deal with his health.
Thursday December 8, 2016 Short Films:
MARTY: A WILD WEST NEVERLAND, 16min., USA, Fantasy/Adventure
Directed Vu Hoang
Set in a world inhabited by only kids. Marty and Dee cross paths with the ruthless One-Eyed Johnny and the Krimson Kids where they experience the harsh realities of tyranny and violence in the West.
HEY YOU, IT’S ME, 8min., USA, Webseries/Comedy
Directed by Frankie Ingrassia
A comic look at a kick-ass female friendship and the obstacles and choices women confront while pursuing their goals in the entertainment industry.
WHEN STRANGERS TOUCH YOUR HAIR, 7min., Drama
Directed by Anisha Adusumilli, Samantha Neyland
She fits everywhere but nowhere at the same time.
HELIO, 20min., USA, Sci-Fi/Action
Directed by Teddy Cecil
One worker sparks an uprising when he attempts to break free of his dystopian underworld.
ORANGE YOU GONNA DANCE WITH ME?, 3min., Comedy/Romance
Directed Mary Gerretsen
A quirky love story between George, Alma and some oranges.
HEAD SPACE, 5min, Drama/Thriller
Directed by Emma Huibregtse
A single mother concerned with her son’s inability to cope, sees the tables turn when faced with danger.
ENCORE, 10min, Drama/Musical
Directed by Kris Theorin
Lifelong friends November and Rosie, a popular YouTube duo, are hosting a live stream tour of November’s new apartment, an event that forces them to confront their impending separation and uncertain future in real time and online in front of their 500,000 YouTube fans.