Student Showcase lineup announced
Announcing the 2019 Student Short FIlm Showcase films in competition.
See the films and cast your vote for the Audience Favorite Awards at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 1 at the Mandeville Trailhead Depot, 675 Lafitte St.
I by Director Ava Hellstern, 1:58
An exploration of the negative effect the structure of high school can have on students and the creativity that is taken away from them when they are forced into a "one size fits all" type of learning environment.
TWO GENTLE PEOPLE by Director Ruby Kline, 13:07
Two strangers enjoy a summer’s afternoon in the park. Inspired by Graham Greene’s short story “Two Gentle People,” the film touches on themes of time, age and love.
EXTRA CREDIT by Director Teiron Motley, 3:10
A student tries his best to get extra credit before the end of the school year.
BLACK SHEEP by Director Adam Seal, 5:48
A mom reunites with her son after abandoning him for 3 years in hopes to reconcile with him.
WHITE GLOVES by Director Luke Singleton, director, 4:28
As a boy comes to terms with the recent death of his mother, his closest friends help him in his greatest time of need.
THE ART OF LOVE by Director Stevie Cavalier, 13:43
Peter Knicks, an insurance adjuster, competes for the woman of dreams, his regional manager, but discovers that love has a will of its own.
THE WATER CLOCK by Director Amy Collier, 18:42
Joanna, a hardworking, high school dropout, looks after her little sister Abigail and waits for her mother’s return as they struggle to escape a stagnant cycle of dependency and pay rent for their one room apartment with a dripping sink.
CAMP SHAKESPEARE FOR YOUNG PERFORMING ARTISTS by Director Lauren Erwin, 20:00
On the first day of her last year at a performing arts camp, an ambitious camper will do almost anything to win a leading role.
EVERY LITTLE LANDSCAPE by Director Nia Rincon, 16:13
The story of David and Eloise as told by the music of Young Jesus.