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Shorts 11: Student Shorts
Pruneyard Cinemas #7 Sat, Aug 27, 2022 9:00 AM
What goes on in the mind of an artist, an immigrant, a lonely soul? How do you stick up for yourself, make your life memorable, embrace your truth? How do we navigate this rapidly changing world? This collection of films created by students explores these topics and more in many powerful ways.
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Shorts
Runtime (minutes):15
Premiere Status:US Premiere
Original Language:Italian
Subtitles (Language):English
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Catherine Pagani
Gerardo Maffei
Mattia Linzi
Vera Bommer
Roberto Guerra
Director:Vanja Victor Kabir Tognola
Producer(s):Filippo Bonacci
Screenwriter:Vanja Victor Kabir Tognola
Cinematography:Rokas Sydeikis
Music By:Xenia Wiener
Janos Mijnssen
Editor:Lars Mulle


Anna, Francesco, and the eight years old Giorgio can't afford a fancy holiday. Social pressure makes them fake a Bahamas vacation through photoshopped posts on social media. The deluge of likes/comments fuel an all-consuming dopamine rush.