Back on Top Local Shorts Block #4

Screens Friday, Aug. 18 at 7:35 pm

at Synchronicity Theatre

‚Äč84 min. TRT

10m, U S A, dir. by Sean Osorio - documentary

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A short documentary about the growing Free Art Friday community in Atlanta, Georgia.

6m, U S A, dir. by Grant McGowen - drama

A campaign worker for a corrupt presidential candidate tries to cover up an illegal embezzlement scandal.

Good Hair
26m, USA, by Fray Forde, Catherine Dee Holly - comedy

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A conditioner bottle spawns what appears to be argument of the day for couple Frankie and Khi. Good Hair explores a millennial long-term relationship and the split ends along the way.

Quarter Life*
27m, USA, by Celia Quillian - comedy

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Celia and Shelli embark on an adventure called "finding real friendships in the real world" after being thrust into a new work partnership at their magazine company.

The Tao of the Black Plastic Comb
5m, U S A, dir. by Irving HIllman - drama

The black comb stands as a concrete object, but also as metaphorical entry point that leads to a little girls own understanding and self-forgiveness.

Last Lesson
10m, USA, by Badar Shahid - drama, LGBT

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A woman fires her son's piano instructor after learning she is a lesbian, only then to be confronted by her own ignorance and hypocrisy.