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SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

A BORDER STORY

Directed by Tobias Louie
SHORT NARRATIVE 19 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE A BORDER STORY

Eliseo Gomez is heading north to the United States to provide a better life for his wife and daughter. At the border his journey takes an unexpected turn. As he crosses the relentless desert, with very little food and water, Eliseo is physically and emotionally drained. Just when he feels the situation is impossible, he stumbles upon a young boy, also lost and suffering.

Drama
About the Director(s)
Tobias Louie has worked as an associate producer at National Geographic Television. He has written, directed, edited, and produced independent short films, including a seven-part mystery Web series and a music video that earned a finalist spot in Showtime's Homegrown Humor contest.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2010
  • Length:
    19 minutes
  • Language:
    Spanish, English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Primary Cast:
    Alejandro Patiño, Dmitri Schuyler-Linch, Jesse Garcia, Grant Wheeler, Sher Ribas-Blum, Dennis Elsas
  • Director:
    Tobias Louie
  • Screenwriter:
    Conor Welter,Tobias Louie
  • Producer:
    Jenna Louie, Rita J. Runyon, Conor Welter
  • Editor:
    Luis Moreno
  • Director of Photography:
    Stefan Wiesen
  • Executive Producer:
    Joe Welter, Jill Welter
  • Co-Producers:
    Andy Kuester, Marissa Watson

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