Short film “Random Check,” directed by Monique Sorgen won Best Short Film at the Calabasas Film Festival.
Logline: When Sara, who wears a hijab, arrives on an international flight to San Diego for Comic Con, she is held up for hours by Homeland Security during a “random” check.
Photo features lead actor: Reid Miller
“T-Minus,” a short film directed by Emily Lerer, won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Short at the Oscar-Qualifying Out On Film Festival.
Logline: After a positive pregnancy test, a transgender man must enlist the help of a drag queen he barely knows to get an abortion.
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(Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for HollyShorts Film Festival )