Short Film Block – Family Ties
Cobble Hill Cinemas
CMDJ (15 min): The most aggressively passionate classical music radio host, Jim Stone, is fired from his station and goes berserk.
Portrait of Leonore (18 min): In this stylized, autobiographical short film, director Peter Jin copes with depression by creating a make-believe sister – a sister he might have had if his mother did not have an abortion – and indulges in fond, pretend memories of his otherwise unhappy childhood.
The Glowing Hours (22 min): A young girl looks to the past to remember a promise she once made.
CMDJ: Daniel Wolf
Portrait of Leonore: Peter Jin
The Glowing Hours: Paul Young