Eddie Van Buren, a traumatized teenage Marine, is forced to play the role of 'the hero' at his homecoming party. In pursuing a rebellious, precocious sixteen-year-old girl, Candy, he sees an opportunity to numb his pain and connect to a fellow lost soul.
OFFICIAL SELECTIONS & AWARDS
2010 SXSW Film Festival - Best Narrative Short Film
2009 Palm Springs International ShortFest - Best Short Under 15 Minutes - Most Promising Student Filmmaker
2009 San Sebastián International Film Festival
2009 Columbia University Film Festival - Adrienne Shelly Award for Best Director - Plum Pictures Most Promising Filmmaker - Student Choice Award: Best Direction - Entertainment Partners Best Producing
2010 Florida Film Festival - Jury Award for Outstanding Performance
2010 Cleveland International Film Festival - Best Student Short Film