CCFF Shorts Program #2

CCFF Shorts Program #2

A FILM BY: Leah Galant, Katarzyna Gondek, Alexa Lim Haas, Sherren Lee, Chandler Levack, Carlos Morales, Charlotte Wells
STARRING: Prince Amponsah, Jesse LaVercombe, Jamie Robson, Jesse Todd

Presented as part of THE CHICAGO CRITICS FILM FESTIVAL

In Death Metal Grandma, a 94-year-old woman tries out for America's Got Talent as the frontwoman for a death metal band. A black male burn survivor and amputee goes on a date with a regularly abled man in The Things You Think I'm Thinking. The wordless Deer Boy tells a story about a hunter's son who was born with antlers. A Chinese manicurist in Miami attempts to describe feelings she doesn't have the words for in the award-winning Agua Viva. In Blue Christmas, a debt collector goes to work to avoid dealing with his wife's psychosis on Christmas Eve. The documentary Symphony of A Sad Sea focuses on a boy in Mexico who dreams of reuniting with his father in the USA. In We Forgot to Break Up, a former band manager has a bittersweet reunion with the now-famous group.

 

Technical Information

Run Time: 90 mins