Doc Shorts: Family Drama
All families have issues, but some have more than others.
A group of siblings confront their father after years of abuse. Although never denying his actions, he has not faced any legal repercussions because the Mormon Church treats abuse as a spiritual transgression rather than a criminal act.
A gay boy who grew up in the Soviet Union and his mail-order-bride mom recall their adventurous escape to America.
The Origin of Trouble
In a story about family, love, hope, and loss, a filmmaker confronts her past and deals with the complex relationship with her father.
Abused as a child, Sven finds a way to cope using his avatar in a fantasy video game to control his aggression and break out of his isolation.