Honorable Mention – “Bounce” (Canada)

Title: Bounce
Runtime: 13 min
Country: Canada
Director: David MacLean
Placement: Honorable Mention
Competition: March 31, 2019

Synopsis: A drug-soaked busker in desperate need of redemption has to get to his daughters birthday party. Estranged from friends and family, squatting in a disused warehouse, he knows it’s his last chance at a real connection. He so in debt his dealer wants to kill him. Impossibly our hero, MC,  is chased through his own hellish dreams. A squad of Multi-vicious ones pursue him through the forest. MC’s cell phone appears to be connected to the real world, but is that enough to get him out of this surreal hell? He may survive. He may  even do the right thing.