Best Screenplay – Matlock Bobechko, “Our Beneficiary” (Canada)

Title: Our Beneficiary
Runtime: 12 min
Country: Canada
Director: Matlock Bobechko
Placement: Award of Excellence + Best Screenplay (Matlock Bobechko)
Competition: June, 2017

Synopsis: A young man faces off with his father over his inheritance and family home, while his three-year-old son attempts to grasp what it all means. A story of time and transitions, Our Beneficiary encapsulates that complex negotiation passed down from one generation to the next.