Dreams and Desires

Dreams and Desires
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Dreams and Desires
93 Minute Running Time
Program: ShortFest Film Packages

There’s the wish, and then there’s the reality: five thoughtful stories about characters who long for something that seems beyond their reach. But as Robert Browning said: “Ah but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?”


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Buzkashi Boys
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Half-Life   

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Obake   

Obake
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