Short Film Block – Self Discovery
Music Box Theatre
Reconstructing Jack (16.5 min): Jack, is about to kill himself when his clone walks through the front door.
Portrait of Leonore (18 min): A stylized, autobiographical short film, in which 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.
Losing Ferguson (20 min): After the death of Rebecca’s family leaves her disconnected from the world, she rekindles a relationship with her childhood imaginary friend, Ferguson. But when Ferguson abruptly leaves Rebecca, she is forced to confront her loss and reconnect with the world.
Reconstructing Jack: Lee Garman
Portrait of Leonore: Peter Jin
Losing Ferguson: Trisha Gum