Honorable Mention – “About James” (USA)

Title: About James
Runtime: 14 min
Country: USA
Director: Alice Weber
Placement: Honorable Mention
Competition: March, 2023

Synopsis: Marlene’s chance encounter with James at a bookstore, almost 50 years since their last meeting, brings back painful memories of a love lost. Can time and circumstances heal the wounds of racism, social mores and a dysfunctional family? Facing her regrets and asking for forgiveness, is there a “second chance” in their next chapter?