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Runtime: 11 min
Director: Steven Bednar
Placement: Honorable Mention
Competition: June, 2020
Synopsis: Sharks have gotten a raw deal. But don’t take my word for it, you can hear it right from the source in “Smiles”. This in an inside look into the world of Sharks with interviews from the majestic creatures themselves. They have been portrayed as monsters, lifeless eating machines and in some cases tornadoes of death, and they just want a chance to tell their side of things.