James, a disturbed high schooler, retreats from a culture of prescription drugs, religion, and bullying, into a comic book fantasy world. He is pushed to the breaking point and the lines between fantasy and reality are blurred in this thriller short. This will be Kalen Artinian’s fourth film presented at the Pomegranate Film Festival. Artinian’s films have garnered much acclaim on the festival circuit, having been screened as part of the Short Film Corner at Cannes and awarded BEST CANADIAN SHORT at the Freight Night Theatre Film Festival.