The Lonely Bliss of the Cannonball Luke
A human cannonball named Luke returns home to a small town in Pennsylvania to launch himself back into the lives of his ex-flame Hannah and her daughter Elise. Culminating in a jaw-dropping finale, the film is a bittersweet ode to a man who's only grounded when he's in the sky. Featuring stunt work by world-record-holding human cannonball David Smith Sr. (11 min)
Written & Directed by Levi Abrino
Starring Haskell King, Megan Ofsowitz, Katelyn Rosselli, & David Smith Sr.
Produced by Nat Johnson, Scott Crago, & Shawn Inlow
Cinematography by Kim Spurlock
Edited by Levi Abrino & Randall Good
Milano FF (Italy, Staff Award), NexT FF (Bucharest, Romania), IFF Boston, Maryland FF, Comic-Con Int'l FF, Three Rivers FF, Ashland Ind FF, Florida FF, Brooklyn Int'l FF, Cucalorus FF, Sidewalk FF, SouthSide FF, Magnolia Ind FF (Best Director), ArtsFest FF (Best Short)