Best Actor – Derek Sitter – Bugtussle (USA)

Title: Bugtussle
Runtime: 21 min
Country: USA
Director: Derek Sitter
Placement: Award of Excellence + Best Actor (Derek Sitter)
Competition: September, 2022

Synopsis: After a bank robbery gone bad, a broken criminal and his unhinged partner hide out in a shack in the orange groves of Bakersfield to await their getaway car. As they try to get out of this clusterfuck with some of their dreams intact, their personal demons may have other plans.