Short Screenplay Reading: Olivia & Boris Taking Risks, by Stephanie Annis

CAST LIST: Sam: Michael Ruhs Ava: Kristen MacCulloch Dahlia: Melinda Jordan Narrator: Carina Cojeen Olivia: Camila Aguirre Boris: Aaron Maxwell Williams Ella: Katelyn Varadi   — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines, John Johnson Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators: Ryan… Continue reading Short Screenplay Reading: Olivia & Boris Taking Risks, by Stephanie Annis

Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: Hawk Bells, by Kristian Mercado Figueroa

  A story told via the perspective of a Taino Indigenous mother and daughter during Puerto Rico’s colonization. We experience their day to day lives and the violent shift as we explore the practice of slavery and usage of Hawk Bells during that time period. CAST LIST: Teacher: Max Ackerman Narration: Geoff Mays Yahima: Maiza… Continue reading Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: Hawk Bells, by Kristian Mercado Figueroa