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The Nerds vs. Indie Fantasy Short Films

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Front three rows of this screening will be roped off for Meetup.

Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival: Shorts Showcase 5: Fantasy

Fairy tales, time travel, and fantasy tales for those with a sense of adventure.
Total runtime: 91 minutes + Filmmaker Q&A
Rated R
$10 (single ticket), $60 for 3-Day All-Access Pass (Sept 27-29, all workshops, screenings, parties, Red Carpet awards show - good for rare film/animation fans or people that want to get involved in local film projects)

Poison Apple
Dane Neves, USA
The classic story of Snow White told through the point of view of the infamous poison apple.

The Rose of Turaida
Ryan Grobins, Australia
Set in 17th century Latvia, The story centers on a beautiful young woman who makes the ultimate sacrifice for love and honour.

Christoffer Andersen, Denmark
Povl, a proud fisherman, is ostracized by the local townspeople after a storm, and uses superstition fears to win his life back.

The Reward
Mikkel Mainz Elkjær, Denmark
Driven by greed, two young boys venture out on an epic treasure hunt across the world.

Ieva Sauciunaite, USA
A personal quest to uncover truth at the expense of one’s own belief system and having the courage to face the consequences alone.

Cedric & Hope
Pierce Davison, Australia
As a forlorn Cedric struggles to get over his break-up, a chance encounter with Hope thrusts them both into a series of unfortunate events.

Still I Breathe
Sang Ho Lee, USA
An afflicted inventor reconciles with his mortality after calculating the precise moment of his death.

Rose, Mary & Time
Hardeep Giani, United Kingdom
Through the magic contained within a clock and with the help of an old Indian shop keeper, Barney finds himself back in time, with the opportunity to save his wife from being murdered.

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If someone want to help co-host a lunch/brunch beforehand, that would be awesome - I am helping set up this event, so I can't eat beforehand. -SY

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