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Hi, Lillian (2012)

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An alienated elderly woman, grieving over her dog, discovers a warm and accepting community in an unlikely place.


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A lonely, elderly woman, Lillian (Pat Crawford Brown), grieving over the loss of her dog and condescended to by her family, discovers a warm and accepting community in an unlikely place. As her world opens up, she enters into a symbiotic relationship with her beautiful but troubled neighbor, Claire (Carolyn Ratteray), an alcoholic. Written by Douglas Wood

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Every face tells a story. Not all of them are true.


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In 2012, the film won Audience Award for Best Short at Dances With Films festival in Hollywood, and Audience Award for Best Short at the Valley Film Festival (at the Laemmle Theatres in North Hollywood). It was also an Official Selection at the non-competitive festivals: Awesome Film Festival in San Jose, CA, American Independent Film Festival in Beverly Hills, and the Reel Recovery Festivals in New York and Los Angeles. See more »

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