2017 Narrative Shorts: Girl's Life
They may be young, but they are worldly.
A teenager´s millionaire father goes bankrupt, and rumors about the girl's family finances make the school day a painful struggle.
Facing the Wall
Surni, 14, wakes up to her first morning in an Israeli absorption center, but she does everything possible to shut out her new reality and pretend she never left Ethiopia.
A.J. Green, a new kid in town, shows up at the high-school boys' basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression — but is there a secret being hidden?
It's 1973, wartime in Israel, but all that 15-year-old Sherry wants is a boyfriend.
A 16-year-old girl has come to the hospital to identify the body of her mother.
Waiting to Die in Bayside, Queens
A frizzy-haired hypochondriac who’s convinced she’s dying, 15-year-old Jordyn lives in a small co-op apartment in the predominantly Jewish middle-class suburb of Bayside Queens in 1976.
Yes, God, Yes
Fifteen-year-old Alice has always been a good Catholic, but when an innocent AOL chat turns unexpectedly racy, she finds herself suddenly obsessed with masturbating.