Award of Merit – “Rooftop Intermission” (USA)

Title: Rooftop Intermission
Runtime: 9 min
Country: USA 
Director: Masa Gibson/Abby J. Smith
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: December, 2020

Synopsis: Seeking a momentary respite from the strains of life in 2020, two strangers from the same building end up on a roof together and make a socially distant connection. (Shot on a mobile phone by the sheltering-in-place cast.)