Sweden – 25 min. – directed by Emil Mkrttchian – Swedish with English subtitles – North American Premiere
Mia dreams of flying to outer space and wants to make pizzas in order to raise money. She runs into problems with the owner of a local pizzeria, initially a bigoted man who refuses to hire her. A heartfelt glimpse into the world of dreams and determination for those with cerebral palsy. THE SPACESHIP was awarded the Silver Apricot Award at this summer’s Golden Apricot Film Festival in the Armenian Panorama competition and will be screened as part of the SYMPHONY OF FILM series.