Films screening at this event

The Samuel Project

Director
Marco Fusco
Cast
Hal Linden, Ryan Ochoa
Year
2017
Duration
92 min

Eli (Ryan Ochoa) gets to know his grandfather Samuel (Hal Linden) for the first time when he makes him the subject of an animated art project for school. With dreams of becoming a professional artist, the high school senior discovers that his grandpa, a Jewish dry cleaner, was heroically saved from Nazi capture in Germany by a young woman when he was a boy. A heart-warming and funny family drama.