Best Screenplay – Myles Yaksich – “Poppies” (USA)

Title: Poppies
Runtime: 20 min
Country: USA
Director: Myles Yaksich
Placement: Best Short Film + Best Screenplay (Myles Yaksich)
Competition: September 30, 2018

Synopsis: While on a long-haul flight from Shanghai to New York, a despondent, American lawyer becomes seduced by the enchanting stories of a wise, Chinese woman seated beside him; unleashing feelings he had tried to bury deep inside.