Saturday: Block 2
Sat, Nov 5, 2016 at 12pm
THE LAST RING HOME
Documentary (26 mins.) UK, SC Premiere
Director: Joshua Shelov
Writer: Minter Dial II
Producers: Minter Dial II and Eastwood Allen
Cast: Victor Dial, Margy Wooding, Minter Dial II and Amber Steele
Synopsis: Hailing from Laurens, South Carolina, son of a senator and married to an aspiring actress, Lt Minter Dial survived 2.5 years as a Japanese POW in the Philippines, only to be killed in the most gruesome conditions. His dying wish, to get his Annapolis ring to his wife, was only made 17 years after his death. The Last Ring Home documents the ring’s magical journey and the impact that it has had on so many people along the way.
Drama/Thriller (22 mins.) USA, SC Premiere
Director: Brian C Miller Richard
Writers: Hunter Burke and Nick Lavin
Producers: Chris Haney and Brian C Miller Richard
Cast: Hunter Burke, Teri Wyble and Johnny McPhail
Synopsis: With his marriage on the rocks, Game Warden Henri Judice is forced to investigate a mysterious call-out deep in the Louisiana swamp before a devastating hurricane tears through the area.
Drama (15 mins.) South Korea, SC Premiere
Director/Writer: Jayil Pak
Producer: James Shin
Cast: Ye-Ji Won
Synopsis: An affluent housewife chooses to leave her husband along with her hopelessly repetitive lifestyle. The question is: Should she take her two daughters with her or leave them behind? Based on a real-life incident involving a Korean mother and her children, Jubu explores the bleak world of women suffering from depression, who struggle to find purpose in their cripplingly mundane lives.
Music Video (6 mins.) USA, East Coast Premiere
Director: Frank Leeman
Writers: Emily Miller and Frank Leeman
Producers: Emily Miller and Emily Miller Productions
Cast: Lukas Andersen, Tara Sheena-Wakely and Gillian Jarvis
Synopsis: This is a dream-world story, where one man's big ego leads him astray. In his search for clarity and forgiveness, he travels, looking for a symbolic solution. Only when he returns to his own world does he discover that he must reveal his true self for love.
Comedy (16 mins.) UK, SC Premiere
Director/Writer: Lewis Rose
Producer: Daphnee Hocquard
Cast: Amir Boutrous, Andy Linden, Sajid Varda, Waj Ali, Waleed Akthar and Daniel Kramer
Synopsis: A kosher butcher who loses his job cannot find work; therefore, he pretends to be Muslim in order to get work at a Halal butcher.
LUCY IN MY EYES
Drama (11 mins.) USA, East Coast Premiere
Director/Writer: Megan Park
Producers: Megan Park, Erick Varillas and Katie Boland
Cast: Madeleine McGraw and Stephanie Rothenberg
Synopsis: Having lost her father to suicide in college, Lucy has a dream on the eve of her wedding where she reconnects with herself at age six. Given a window to “change” her history, she comes to some poignant realizations about herself and her past.