Say What!: A Geriatric Proposal

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At a post-concert reception, a young jazz musician tries to survive aggressive grannies and other terrifying beasts.

(6 minutes, Color, 2017)

Accolades

BEST FILM, BEST MUSIC (Los Angeles Feedback Film Festival)

BEST ANIMATED SHORT (New York Jazz Film Festival)

AUDIENCE CHOICE (First Friday Film Festival, Kansas City)

Nominee: BEST ANIMATED FILM (Back in the Box Competition)

Nominee: BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT (LA Under the Stars Film Festival)

Nominee: BEST ANIMATION (Take It Easy Film Festival)

 

Screenings

Detroit International Festival of Animation (Detroit, MI / April 7 & 8, 2017)

Los Angeles Feedback Film Festival (Los Angeles, CA / June 1, 2017)

First Friday Film Festival (Kansas City, MO / June 2, 2017)

Art All Night (Trenton, NJ / June 17, 2017)

Artworks' Art All Night: Best of Fest (Trenton, NJ / August 4, 2017)

New York Jazz Film Festival (New York, NY / August 28 - 29, 2017)

Benicia Film Festival (Benicia, CA / September 3, 2017)

Factual Animation Film Fuss (London, England / October 7, 2017)

Copenhagen Jazz Film Festival (Copenhagen, Denmark / February 15 - 17, 2018)

Newcastle International Film Festival (Newcastle upon Tyne, England / March 31, 2018)

Washington Jewish Film Festival (Washington, DC / May 6 - 7, 2018)

Ce l'ho Corto Jazz Night (Bologna, Italy / June 14, 2018)

International Short Film Festival at the Fringe (Tranås, Sweden / July 1 - 2, 2018)

Bogatá Music Video Festival (Bogatá, Colombia / November 19, 2018)

Hebrew Union College’s Beit Cafe (Jerusalem, Israel / January 24, 2019)

Denver Jewish Film Festival (Denver, CO / February 6, 2019)

LA Under the Stars Film Festival (Los Angeles, CA / February 21, 2019)

Deptford Cinema Film Festival (London, England / March 2, 2019)

Summer Shorts (Phoenixville, PA / August 7, 2019)

Cleveland Jewish FilmFest (Cleveland, OH / September 5 - 13, 2019)

Filmfest Bremen (Bremen, Germany / September 19 - 22, 2019)

Columbus Jewish Film Festival (Columbus, OH / November 17, 2019)

 

Credits

Directed and Written with Music Composed by Aaron Weinstein

Starring Charles Busch & Aaron Weinstein

Original Illustrations by Bob Ziering

Animated and Edited by Jeremy Weinstein

Full Say What! credits on IMDb