Best Short Film – Piñata (USA)

Title: Piñata
Runtime: 12 min
Country: USA
Director: Stephen James Thomas
Placement: Best Short Film
Competition: June, 2019

Synopsis: A long lost father surprises his daughter on her birthday, but is quickly discovered by a gangster whom he wronged five years prior. The father and daughter are abducted and are punished, but not the way you might expect.

Director Stephen James Thomas with his Best Short Film winner statuette.
Congratulations on your placement, Stephen!