Shuffleboard Kings

2011, 18 min.
directed by Chris Aitken, written by John “Jomo” Morrison.
In this comedy-drama, recent widower Bert deals with his grief by visiting the statue of his wife. He joins the local seniors’ shuffleboard team to make new friends, but soon has to defend the old guard’s pride against a gang of bullies.

Official Selection: Toronto International Film Festival Student Showcase
Official Selection: Whistler Film Festival
Opening Night Audience Award: NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth) in Seattle

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