Lara (2018) - Official Teaser

10min   |   English  |  Drama Short

A determined young woman keeps her beloved sister alive by imagining her still living on their Pennsylvania farm.


8 Festivals. 6 Awards. 5 Nominations.

Written and Directed by,

Gordon Shoemaker

Produced by,

Powell Robinson, Patrick R. Young,

Gordon Shoemaker, Naomi Warner

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Premiered at the 16th Garden State Film Festival

NYC premiere at the 9th Soho International Film Festival

Won 5 Awards at the Independent Shorts Awards, September 2018 

         Gold for Best First Time Director, Gordon              Shoemaker

         Silver for Best Cinematography, Powell                  Robinson 

         Silver for Best Independent Short

         Bronze for Best Actress, Evanne                              Friedmann

         And a special Platinum Award for Best                  Original Score, James Graham

Pennsylvania premiere at 11th Lancaster International Short Film Festival

Screened at the 1st Pennsylvania Indie Shorts Film Festival

         Won Best Local Director

         Nominated for Best Local Short

Official Selection: New Filmmakers New York

22nd Long Island International Film Expo

12th Philadelphia Independent Film Festival

         Nominated Best First Time Filmmaker

         Evanne Friedmann nominated for Best           Actress in a Short Film

         Nominated for Best Local Short

International Premiere at the 1st Elba Film Festival

          Nominated for Best Editing

Finalist for selection: 24th Austin Film Festival