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San Diego Film Week

Right in the Feels

Sadness, despair, loss. Bring your tissues because this block will hit you right in the heart. These short films are a foray into the depths of the human soul.


  1. Andi.

    Alan Vazquez / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 16 mins
    A man devoid of human connection and struggling with mental illness contemplates a mass murder.

  2. Company

    Shawn Donovan / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 9 mins
    a woman's robot husband is about to be repossessed unless she can find work

  3. Forever, My Love

    Theresa Dawson Davis & David S. Dawson / Right in the Feels / United States / 13 mins
    Darren struggles to reconnect with the lost love of his life, Kat, when they meet for the first time in five years along the lakeshore of their favorite place to hike.

  4. Forgotten Hero

    Mark Vizcarra / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 19 mins
    Outnumbered, a U.S. Navy pilot shoots down four superior Soviet fighters supporting North Korea in this true espionage thriller of nuclear superpowers at the brink of World War III in 1952.

  5. The Foster Portfolio

    Right in the Feels, San Diego International Film Festival / 19 mins
    Based on the original short story by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., The Foster Portfolio is an offbeat, mid-century tale about a rookie investment counselor who discovers that his penniless client is hiding a million-dollar inheritance in order to conceal a strange, double life.

  6. Getting Over

    Anthony Bradley / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / Comedy, Romance / 3 mins
    A man struggles with a breakup.

  7. High Functioning

    Paul Anthony Bell / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 5 mins
    A teenager's angst of being on the spectrum of a certain neurological disorder.

  8. Once Guilty, Now Innocent, Still Dead

    Mark Vizcarra / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 5 mins
    It’s 1902 in Wyoming when a fourteen year old boy is shot in the back. The community is outraged and demands the perpetrator of this detestable atrocity be hanged. Fast forward to a holding cell where the execution clock continues to appear and tick away as two men await the execution and reflect on what has transpired. In an unexpected twist we realize both men are merely pawns to the power and corruption of those who seek to control others. Once Guilty, Now Innocent, Still Dead tells the true story of a legendary tracker and killer who finds himself in the middle of a clash between the cattle barons who hire him and the twentieth century expansion of the west.

  9. The Pact

    Nonie D. Clark / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / 10 mins
    A grieving family has chosen a desperate fate. A final selfless gift may be their salvation.

  10. Refuge

    Stephen Mickelsen / Right in the Feels / United States / 2017 / Drama / 8 mins
    A group of strangers take refuge together while coming to terms with cataclysmic events.