This beautifully and creatively filmed documentary short follows the
journey of Stephane (pronounced Stefan) Goldsand through his fears
of being a father. Goldsand uses B-roll or cutaways, to
dramatically and often hilariously exemplify what he is feeling at
that moment. His painful childhood is also explored. His wife, who
is very eager and ready to have a child, seems to have a completely
different out... Continue reading ...
This feature about a divorced mom, Jeanne (Beth Broderick,) and her
autistic teenage daughter, Mandy (Ashley Rickards) surprised me.
For me, the story was more about the mother, than the daughter.
Jeanne struggles with the daily chaos of dealing with Mandy's
unpredictable behavior and also strongly identifies with this
difficult lifestyle. Jeanne wrestles with the idea of putting Mandy
in a school for autistic kids and resolves ... Continue reading ...