Celebrating A.F.I.
Production year: 2003
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Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 658769-345735
Running time: 1:29 (89 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: February 25, 2005
Collection type: Owned (#3145)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 22, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
Vanguard and Hypnotic are proud to announce the release of an award winning shorts collection celebrating The American Film Institute, featuring all-star casts in 6 incredible short films:

FAMILY ATTRACTION: In the future, the last "nuclear family" in America is an endangered species and held in captivity at The National Zoo. Starring Chris Penn and Martin Sheen. AFI Best Film Award 1998. Directed by Brian Hecker.

CHILI CON CARNE: When a guy is dumped by his girlfriend, he is sentenced to a unique and surrealistic male-bonding prison. Starring Mel Gibson and Kristy Swanson. Directed by Jonathan Kahn.

SHANGRI-LA CAFÉ: Set in 1959, a Japanese-American family struggles with running their restaurant when segregation laws prevent them from serving some of their closest friends. Starring and Directed by Lily Mariye (ER, Mighty Joe Young). Filmmaker of the Year Award 2000 - NOW (National Organization of Women)

BAR TIME: Just past closing time a regular guy walks into a bar for a nightcap and finds himself with much more than he bargained for. Chrysler Million Dollar Film Festival Semi-Finalist 2003. Directed by Ernst Gossner.

THE CAR KID: Two unlikely heroes become connected through their love of music, and on the day they meet, their lives are changed forever. Starring James Franco ("Spiderman") and Meat Loaf. Directed by Tricia Brock.

FAIR PLAY: Is about a young homelelss boy battling his conscience as he contemplates stealing a baseball mitt from a kindly storeowner. Starring Ed Asner and John Heard. Directed by Joanie Wread.
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 • Vanguard Cinema
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