Best Student Film, 2013
The Catalyst (USA, 8 min)
Directed by Rachel Pontbriand
Rue’s world is in crisis: it is literally going dark. As Lights die out one by one, Rue discovers her own seemingly uncontrollable ability to restore the mysterious energy. She seeks the help of Tym Woodward, once a renowned scientist working with Light, now an embittered recluse who steals it to sell on the black market. But Rue soon realizes it may be too late to restore Tym’s hope in the future.
- Festival Screening: March 9th, 2013 approx. 11:38 am