Shorts Showcase


David and Goliath

Set in 1943 Czechoslovakia, David, a Jew fleeing for his life from Nazis, finds refuge… and ultimately a ferocious German Shepherd becomes his saviour. Awards:  Cleveland International film Festival – Audience Choice Award; Canada Int. Film Festival — Best First Time Director (2011); LA Jewish Film Festival — Audience Award Winner — Best Short;  Best of the Best: Palm Springs Short Int’l Film Festival 2011; Manhattan Short Film Fest — Global Audience Award 2011.

CREW: Written for the screen and Directed by:  George Zaverdas Produced by:  George Zaverdas Executive Producers: Brigitte Bako / Tani Cohen / Jacque Thelemaque Director of Photography:  Robert McLachlan Music by:  Christopher Klatman Edited by:  Jeffrey Orgill Costume Design:  Justine Seymour Production Design:  Geoff Flint

CAST: Billy Burke Michaela  Von Scweinitz Kent Kasper Jim Boeven Rudolf Martin Grim the Dog


Shorts Showcase Annual Festival Awards 2015

Shorts Showcase Annual Festival Award
Shorts Showcase Critics Award
Shorts Showcase Animated Film Category Award
Shorts Showcase Documentary Category Award
Shorts Showcase Drama Category Award
Shorts Showcase Comedy Category Award