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Scott Block

4816 50 Avenue

Red Deer, AB T4N 4A3

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This block of shorts includes the following 6 films:

1. Don't Cry

Director: Alice Kim | 11:00 | Canada | 2017| Drama
Gina and her mother Mi-Kyoung own a dry cleaners in downtown Toronto. Every day, Gina watches as her
mother is humiliated by the customers of their store. One particular day, a customer comes in to pick up his
clothes; however he clearly wants more than his clean laundry. Gina must confront her stoic mother after

watching her being sexually assaulted by this man. As Gina begins to cry not knowing what else to do, Mi-
Kyoung sternly orders her not to cry.

2. Are you Listening?

Director: Wanda Reinholdt | 33:19 | Canada | 2017 | Drama
Inspired by the Smiles Thru Lindsey Foundation & The Empathy Program, community leaders and young
people create conversation, listen and look for solutions to mental illness in youth.

3. Language

Director: Mortada Gzar | 12:05 | USA | 2017 | Animation
People know him as “Hakam the blind”. He transforms sewing machines into Braille printing machines. A
Baghdad resident, Hakam spends his time listening to the voices of his city. When he survives a blast, he
invents a special way to communicate with Baghdad.

4. Listen

Director: David Moody | 10:00 | Ireland | 2017 | Drama
An exploration of the Irish language told through the eyes of a young family living in modern day Belfast.

5. The World in my Dreams

Director: Anusha Srinivasan Iyer | 5:09 | India | 2016 | Drama
The short is about the journey of a mute boy Raju. The mute child who works in a tea stall as a helper boy.
Raju refuses tips and once gets rewarded with Rs 500. He has dreams... Big dreams for a poor child... But
the teenager sacrifices it all in seconds to feed a little child. After all, the world is in his dreams.

6. When We listen

Director: Amr Moustafa | 14:29 | Canada | 2017 | Drama
Sometimes all we need to make us move forward in our lives, to make us handle our own pain, is to have
someone listen to us.
Amal is a Syrian refugee who needs someone to listen to her pain, to make her move forward in her life.

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