A short film by Pardis Parker

Cindy D'Orsay - Co-Producer
Alastair Meux - Director of Photography

A BNAP Co-production with
Flying Dish Productions

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2013 Gimli Film Festival
Curated Screening – Best of the NSI Film Festival

2012 Next Wave Art Salon
Time Arts Award

2011 Creative Arts Film Festival
Winner: Best Short Film

Winner: Paul St Amand Best Editing
Winner: Zan Rosborough – Best Sound Design
Winner: Mathieu Benoit – Best Original Score
Nominee: Pardis Parker – Best Director
Nominee: Alastair Meux – Best Cinematography

2011 Athens International Film Festival
3rd Prize

2011 World Music and Independent Film Festival
Nominee: Pardis Parker – Best Actor

Nominee: Pardis Parker – Best Screenplay
Nominee: Mark Little – Best Supporting Actor

2011 Imago Film Festival
1st Place

2011 Margaret River Shorts Film Festival

2011 Big Dam Film Festival
People’s Choice Award

2011 Buttered Corn on the Cob Film Festival
Juror Pick

2010 Canadian Comedy Awards
Nominee: Pardis Parker – Best Writing, Film

Nominee: Pardis Parker – Best Performance by a Male, Film

2010 Screaming Ant Film Festival
Best Narrative Film

Featured Filmmaker Award

2010 Desiderata Film Festival
1st Place

2010 Atlanta Philosophy Film Festival
Audience Choice Award

2010 Twin Rivers Media Festival
Award of Excellence

2010 Moondance International Film Festival
Atlantis Award

2010 Films in Bloom
Audience Award – Silver

2009 ViewFinders International Film Festival
Best Short Film

2009 Just For Laughs Film Festival
Best of Just For Laughs

2009 Calgary International Film Festival
Curated Screening – Best of Just For Laughs

2009 CBC Short Film Face-Off

2008 Atlantic Film Festival
CBC Atlantic Shorts Gala