Winning Short Screenplay Reading: A Chance of Success by Małgorzata Suwała & Marta Jagniewska

Set in Poland in the 90s. Sławek dreams of a better life. One day he gets a chance of a big break from a local gangster. All he needs for his mission is a car he plans to borrow from his father. Unfortunately, his mother Halina has different plans.


Marian – Ted Power
Narration – Katelyn Varadi
Halina – Danielle Nicole
Slawek – Brogan Caulfield
Kris – Malcolm Allcorn


Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch