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2015 Wine Country Film Festival

Shorts Program Two

Shorts Program Two

Orpheus Winery
September 19, 2015 11:15 am

Description

Cloud & Mud – A murderer in rags comes to town. Overtaken by hunger he stands paralyzed in front of a steamed bun shop where the owner is preparing delicious warm buns. What happens next alters the course of both their lives.

Super Hero Hotline – A woman is strapped to a bomb with three minutes to live. In desperation she calls the Super Hero Hotline. Will her hero arrive in time? Or will the terrible customer service kill her first? Filmmaker Miles Levin is a WCFF alumni.

Come Away with Me – Torn apart by war and misunderstanding a woman finds the courage to reunite with her one true love after many years apart in this heartfelt tale of long lost love.  Still believing in true love Ann Chambers (Ellen Gerstein) is determined to finally live life her way. She summons the courage to attend her High School reunion to find the love of her life, Michael Blake (Charlie Robinson), an all-star athlete and war veteran. Director/actor Ellen Gerstein (Waiting for Ronald) is a WCFF alumni.

El Camino Solo – A successful business man doesn’t have time for anyone, not even his own family. That changes when his car runs out of gas on a desert highway in the middle of nowhere.

Mama Tang – An aging woman moves from China to San Francisco to live with her son and daughter-in-law. Unable to speak English, she struggles to find a place in her son’s new life.

In This Program


  1. Super Hero Hotline

    Miles Levin / Shorts / USA / 2015 / Comedy / 9 mins
    A woman strapped to a bomb has three minutes to live and calls the Super Hero Hotline in hopes of being saved. Will her incompetent hero be able to defuse the bomb in time? Or will the awful customer service kill her first?

  2. Cloud & Mud

    A Cheng Dong / Cinema of Conscience / China / 2014 / Crime, Drama, Short / 15 mins
    A murderer in rags comes to town. Overtaken by hunger he stands paralyzed in front of a steamed bun shop where the owner is preparing delicious warm buns. What happens next alters the course of both their lives.

  3. Come Away with Me

    Ellen Gerstein / Cinema of Conscience / USA / 2015 / Drama, Romance, Short / 17 mins
    Still believing in true love Ann Chambers is determined to finally live life her way. She summons the courage to attend her High School reunion to find the love of her life, Michael Blake, an all-star athlete and war veteran. Torn apart by war and misunderstanding, life remains full of surprises for them both.

  4. El Camino Solo

    Shawn Telford / USA / 2015 / Adventure, Comedy, Short / 12 mins
    El Camino Solo is the story of a successful business man who doesn’t have time for anyone, not even his own family. That changes when his car runs out of gas on a desert highway in the middle of nowhere.

  5. Mama Tang

    Cathy Tang / Shorts / USA / 2014 / Drama, Family, Short / 10 mins
    An aging woman moves from China to San Francisco to live with her son and daughter-in-law. Unable to speak English, she struggles to find a place in her son's new life.

Dates & Times

Shorts Program Two

Orpheus Winery
September 19, 2015 11:15 am