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Saturday, November 12 • 10:15am - 12:15pm
SHORT BLOCK: Yikes, Mom! (Bad Parents)

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Every parent makes mistakes, but these parents might want to watch out! Some moms share too much and some not enough, but they'll make you laugh, make you cry, or in the least make you leave the theater wanting to call home.

Baby Teeth | USA | Drama | Stephanie Ellis | 14 min | Texas Premiere

A new mother, suffering from postpartum depression, makes a desperate call to her friend. She has lost her baby and needs her help. Together, they embark on a disturbing search.
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Heavy Feathers | Netherlands | Drama | Joosje Duk | 15 min | North Texas Premiere

Inspired by pop-art imagery, Heavy Feathers is a colorful short drama about 18-year old Myna, who starts looking for her past in a household where her mother and sister only want to look forward. (Student Film)
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Broke Dick Dog | USA | Drama | G. B. Shannon | 12 min | Texas Premiere

Three newly acquainted brothers track down and confront their absent and unapologetic father.
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Cherokee | Australia | Comedy | Jem Rankin | 11 min | Texas Premiere

Fascinated by Native Americans, a young girl inadvertently takes on her mother's anger, which lands them in a sticky situation. (Student Film)
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A Monster Called Charles | UK | Fantasy | Richard Paris Wilson | 15 min | North American Premiere

The story of a Boy who lives in a caravan park with his Mother, and a Monster who lives in a nearby woods...
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Hopscotch | Australia | Drama | Kate Halpin | 20 min | Texas Premiere

Chloe is happiest when she lives in the safety of her ‘bubble world’ with her glamorous and charismatic mother; Gigi, whom she intensely idolises. However when Gigi finds a new man, Chloe is once again quickly discarded, which pushes her into a progressively deeper state of loneliness, resentment and desperation. Chloe must find a way to win back her mother's affections, or else find the courage to escape their destructive co-dependency. (Student Film)

Q&A Following with FIlmmakers in Attendance

Individual ticket: $10 at the door (Cash or Credit)
All-Access Badge holders have priority access into the auditorium
Seating capacity: 69
*screening time & date subject to change   


Charles Rice

Showcase Film Program Director


Joosje Duk

Joosje Duk is a Dutch filmmaker and recent graduate of New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, where she concentrated in Acting, Filmmaking and Journalism. Last fall, Joosje played a supporting role in the Dutch feature film Public Works (Publieke Werken), which... Read More →
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Laura Lockwood

Laura Lockwood, originally from Michigan, is an actress in New York City. She is in the short film, Heavy Feathers, screening at the Lone Star Film Festival 2016. Heavy Feathers has been accepted into the Berlin Short Film Festival, European Short Film Festival, Mzansi Women's Film... Read More →
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Ben Rednour

I've noticed a direct correlation to my drinking & the number of times I've been tasered in the workplace.

GB Shannon

GB Shannon is a writer/director who makes his home in Memphis, TN. Aside from his films, Fresh Skweezed(2012) and Pretty Monsters(2013), he is also a member of the music video directors’ collective known as Electron. (teamelectron.com)

Saturday November 12, 2016 10:15am - 12:15pm CST
AMC Palace 9 - Theater 4 220 E 3rd St, Fort Worth, TX 76102

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