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VFS - Short Series 8 (Pagg, Grandpa & I, The Bus Stop, Boxes of Chocolates)

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Vancouver Film School (VFS) Animation Campus

151 West Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6B 1B2

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Vancouver Film School 151 W Cordova St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1E1

Pagg:(Short Film)

When a hate crime clouds the 4th of July, Mandeep, a Sikh-American, grapples with his fears and anxieties as he attempts to celebrate the holiday with his wife and infant son. As tensions rise through various microaggressions and racially charged encounters, Mandeep makes a tragic decision that changes his identity forever.

Producer: Nardeep Khurmi

Director: Nardeep Khurmi

Country of Origin: USA

Language: English

Run Time: 17:00

Time: 02:30pm-03.30pm

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Nanu Aur Main (Grandpa and I): (Short Film - Pakistan)

After the death of her parents, Erum goes on to spend her childhood with her loving grandfather (Qavi Khan). The two live happily together until it is time for Erum to pursue studies abroad, and the two bid farewell to each other with heavy hearts, promising to keep in touch through letters. Erum’s life abroad moves further and further away from her grandfather, until she receives a letter from him one day, and realizes it is time for grandfather’s little sparrow to return to her nest.

Producer: Haaris Pramani

Director: Ali Sohail Jaura

Country of Origin: Pakistan

Language: Urdu

Run Time: 22:13

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Boxes of Chocolates: (Short Film - North America)

After losing his mother at a very young age, Imran is raised by his unemployed, depressed and alcoholic father. Struggling to make ends meet, Imran questions the meaning and purpose of life until a miracle leads him to what one can define as the real path to success and true happiness.

Producer: Amin Jay Rupani

Director: Amin Jay Rupani

Country of Origin: USA

Language: English

Run Time: 16:00

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The Bus Stop: (Short Film)

The story of Michelle, a mother and former full-time worker tasked with taking care of her elderly mother, Indira. Indira is suffering from the early stages of dementia, which has been progressively getting worse. Now faced with the prospect of having to put her in a home, Michelle struggles to evaluate her priorities. Revolving around a mixed raced East Indian and Caucasian family, it’s a story of family and how we deal with a problem that has no easy solution.

Producer: Aidan Kyle & Michael Thoma

Director: Kama L. Sood

Country of Origin: Canada

Language: English, Hindi

Run Time: 14:41


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