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Month: August 2015

WATCH 2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION | 10 SECOND BARRIER directed by Alfonso M. Rodriguez

August 15, 2015

“10 SECOND BARRIER” screened at our festival on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19TH 2015
TIME: 4PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 3

Actor Reynaldo Piniella was nominated for Best Actor.


SYNOPSIS: In the days leading to his championship race, a troubled high school track runner must choose between his gut instincts and the influence of his misguided older brother.

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2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Text Amy Directed by Jesus Alarcon

August 15, 2015

SCREENING DATE: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19TH 2015
TIME: 2PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 2
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Amy, a Mexican-American teenager, is forced by her older sister Gloria to have a traditional Quinceañera-party instead of attending the concert of her favorite band with the boy of her dreams. Amy’s plan to escape the party goes awry and forces
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2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION | Clave Directed by Carmen Corral

August 15, 2015

SCREENING DATE: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19TH 2015
TIME: 6PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 4
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Julio, an undocumented blue collar worker, enters a local LA salsa competition to finally be noticed by the girl of his dreams; but being seen comes with its consequences.


Carmen Corral is a professional actress, writer, and filmmaker. A graduate of
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2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION | The Commute Produced by Taj Lewis

August 11, 2015

SCREENING DATE: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19TH 2015
TIME: 12PM | SHORT FILMS BLOCK 1
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Short film that takes it’s viewers on the arduous journey wheelchair users depending on public transportation face everyday. Soundtrack performed by The National.


 

GEORGE GALLEGO is the founder and CEO of Wheels of Progress. He has lived with a spinal cord injury since 1992.
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