Challenges (Block B) Runtime: 1:18Tesla 9:30 18+Director: Rick RossAn ironic look at what happens when men refuse to listen to women that ultimatelymakes an appeal for us all to stop assuming and just listen.Keeping Up With Mom 14:30 18+Director: Rebecca BlairAs boredom sets in, 80-year-old Carol successfully goes snooping for adventureand watches with delight, as her three daughters navigate the repercussions ofher actions.Wee Shadows 3:04 13+Director: Steve GoodisonAnimationEdinburgh, Scotland 1828. Two crooks are hired by a corrupt surgeon to steal afresh body from Greyfriar’s Kirkyard. But they find this simple task more difficultthan first thought, both in the physical and the spiritual sense.Hold It 5:30 18+Director: Sebastian FeichtingerThree strangers share an elevator with two major complications, the elevator isstuck between floors and one of the passengers is about to give birth!Mid Life Conversations 18:38 18+Director: Maria FilipponeWhen a wife realizes her husband is living out his dream as a stand up comic, shefeels that she has lost her purpose.The World Next Door 10:00 18+Director: Viviana GaribayFamilies are always complicated, and Christmas dinner is no exception, especiallywhen a grandma tries to hide her secret lesbian relationship from her granddaughter.
Welcome To Our Home 7:33 18+Director: Gregory M SchroederWhen Brad brings his liberal girlfriend home to meet his conservative parents,tensions escalate and monsters are unleashed.Bandwidth 5:00 18+Director: Pat BattistiniFrank’s important job interview on Zoom goes south due to his “stay athome” Covid precautious family using up his bandwidth.2021 Short Screenplay ContestWinner - “The Break-App”When a couple is awakened by an app counting down totheir break-up, they have 13 minutes to figure out what’swrong and save their relationship.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Born in Toronto and raised mainly in New Jersey, witha stint in Belgium, Alison grew up on 90s romantic comedies,but realized that real-life romance doesn’t alwayswork out. She is fascinated by how technology is embeddedin our personal lives.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~“The Break-App” melds these ideas with hilarious results.Alison ZattaHer brother Christopher filmed Alison’s screenplay, “GirlMeets Roach,” which was shown at Copa Shorts Film Festin 2018.Honorable MentionHigh School Screenwriter - Nate Hunt“Behind You” - A haunted house visit goes awry!