Georgia Shorts 

Sunday April 17th, 5:00pm

"Bumblebees"
Director:  Jenna Kanell
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Despite being told as a child he would never speak or walk, Vance accomplished what doctors thought was impossible. But now he has a new challenge: dating.

"Heart Land"
Director:  Sheri Mann Stewart
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An estranged mother and daughter who have lost touch with their roots rediscover the meaning of family and love. 

 

"Between"
Director:  Christina Reynolds
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A ghost of her former self, the line between reality and her own sanity vanishes for a grieving wife when she is forced to defend her husband and home from an intruder.

"Three in June"
Director:  Allison Mattox
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In 1960s rural Georgia, a young girl graduates from high school, gets married, and spends one of her first nights away from home within the matter of a week. At her new husband's cabin, she finds herself overwhelmed and spends her wedding night clinging to her fast-escaping childhood.

"Sarah's Friend"
Director:  Mandi Christine Kerr
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Pauline’s spirituality is called into question while visiting her aging mother in hospice on Easter Sunday. Her daughter Sarah’s imagination and her own reality clash with one another when Sarah’s imaginary friend proves to be anything but imaginary.

"Raised in the South of Normal"
Director:  Daniel Espeut
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Award-winning filmmaker Daniel Espeut interviews Lauretta Hannon about stories from her bestselling book, "The Cracker Queen--A Memoir of a Jagged, Joyful Life." Even after writing her story about growing up on the wrong side of the tracks, Lauretta has yet to set foot on the grounds of her youth, until now. Plagued with a family history of attempted abortion, abandonment, alcoholism, and violence, Lauretta discovers a new affirmation to her life by returning to her childhood home. In "Raised in the South of Normal," we find out how Lauretta is able to confront the discord and deaths of her parents and realize her purpose as a writer.

"Farewell"
Director:  Raymond Wood
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Joseph has traveled the world, seen everything there is to see, and experienced everything there is to experience, but his drive to continue moving forward and to constantly chase his aspirations has him contemplating what the future has in store for him. Retrospectively, he explores life, love, happiness, fulfillment, and ultimately the unknown.

“Goodman's Salute” 
Director:  Dewayne Bontrager
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A young boy has to find a way to say goodbye to his deceased father who died fighting for our country.

“Paperous” 
Director:  Miles Carby
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Michael, unnoticed, but ever observant, is going through a 
transformation brought on by the divorce of his parents. In this coming of age adventure, he fights to preserve the only life he knows.

“Tennessee Two Step” 
Director:  Bryan Redding
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Reed Constance has spent his entire life juggling his skill sets and the groups of people those skills bring him in contact with. Today is proving an exceptionally challenging one for him. Whether he is dealing with low life thieves or angry mob bosses, Reed has discovered that the only way to keep alive is to stay ahead. And right now, Reed finds himself one step from the door and two steps from safety.

“Poker Face” 
Director:  Josh Henry
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Stephen and Brian sit down for a friendly game of poker, but as the game progresses, it becomes clear the are playing for very high stakes.

 

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