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Thursday April 26, 2018  6pm

GEORGIA COLLEGE ARTS & SCIENCES AUDITORIUM

ABNEGATION

Director: Nicole Rosas
 11 min

Cast: Jenny Fischer, Laura D'Alessandro, Sean C Dwyer

Set in the early 1900s, the details of a young woman's love affair are discovered putting her future and life in danger.

ANANAS COMOSUS

Director: Tyler Nisbet
 3 min

Cast: Kevin E Davis, John Ross Clark, Alexa Shackelford

George has an unusual job with an unusual uniform. George has things he needs to get done after work. George forgets to change his clothes.

THE DINNER SCENE

Director: Nicholas Thurkettle
10 min

Cast: MacLeod Andrews, Holly Bittinger, Jenaha McLearn

In a cafe somewhere, a solitary screenwriter battles frustration and self-doubt to craft the most dramatically juicy scene between a couple at dinner that she can; and we watch the characters she creates stop, re-start, and revise their way towards a thrilling dialogue.

HONEY

Director: Pedro Moreno del Oso
   9 min

Cast: Rodrigo Saenz de Heredia, Elisa Lledo

On a hot summer's day, a couple is talking about their daughters' future when a tricky game comes up.

IN A DREAM

Director: Edina Kishonthy
 17 min

Cast: Megan Barker, Lauren Pence, Case Little

KATE, a young office worker and aspiring pet portrait painter, is determined to find a mysterious man who keeps appearing in her dreams at night. Her acerbic co-worker and best friend, HEATHER, does not share Kate's conviction the Dream Man even exists, and she begins to get seriously concerned about her friend's state of mind when Kate sets out on a desperate quest to find the man based on clues she believes to be receiving from him. During her search, she goes through awful dates and mishaps – but the surprise ending provides revelations about the triumph of friendship, the benefits of adopting a pet, and the importance of following our dreams.

NEVER BETTER

Director: Lucie Guest
 10 min

Cast: Lucie Guest, Toby Levins, Diana Bang, Bob Rathie

Rudi lives in a crappy East Vancouver apartment and is in complete denial of her mental state. She broke up with her ex, because he moved to the middle of nowhere but the decision still haunts her. She takes a road trip to reconcile with him but things take an interesting turn..

OFF BOOK

Director: Robert Bruce Carter
8 min

Cast: Anthony Hill, Mindy Fay Parks, Eric Feltes

Natalie is an ambitious small-town girl looking for love. Steve is a leather jacket-wearing city guy that has life figured out. They meet for a first date at a Chicago cafe, but their date takes an unexpected turn when Steve brings something with him that leaves them both changed. OFF BOOK examines the complexities of social structures and dating in the twenty first century.

THE OUTSIDER

Director: Scott Takeda
 18 min

Cast: Kate Cook, Scott Takeda, Mike Ostroski, Kristen Rakes, Catherine McGuire

The black sheep in her own family, a young woman excitedly hopes meeting her boyfriend’s family will fill her need to belong. Then she learns there are 100-plus relatives and confusing cultural traditions.

TOM AND MEREDITH

Director: Samantha Spatari
  8 min

Cast: Elisa McRae, Jacob Richter

Tom and Meredith are faced with the challenge of coping with a family tragedy. The last remaining link that binds them together is a new baby boy.