Competition Narrative Shorts
DIRECTED BY LEVI ABRINO
USA, 2011, 17.5 MIN
A divorced dad tries to win back his family by buying a pony for his son’s 8th birthday in this bittersweet comedy from Levi Abrino (“The Lonely Bliss of the Cannonball Luke,” FFF 2008) that was co-written by Oscar-winning director Luke Matheny (“God of Love,” FFF 2011).
Levi Abrino (“Little Horses”)grew up on a farm in Western Pennsylvania. He has B.A.s in geography and filmmaking from Penn State and a Film Directing M.F.A. from NYU. He lives in New York City, where he works as a teacher and editor, notably editing the Oscar®-winning short “God of Love.”