From San Diego area filmmakers, these short dramas range from two combat stories, a period piece, and a clever first-person (fictional) memoir.
Watch in the post-screening discussion celebrating these local filmmakers
A daughter to a mail order Russian bride, tells the sad tale of growing up with a narcissistic mother and how she discovered the American Dream the hard way.
When Echo is allowed to join his brother in an ambush against Soviet forces, he makes a mistake that costs them everything.
The story of a Marine sniper experience in Afghanistan and the ghosts he brings back home.
The true story of two U.S. Marines who, in a span of six seconds, must stand their ground to stop a suicide truck bomb and protect the lives of the 150 Marines and Iraqi Police behind them.