Nino Aldi’s comedic short film TRIBES written by Andy Marlatt and starring Destorm Power (Emmy Nominee and Punk’d), Adam Waheed (Pitch Please) and Daytime Emmy-winning producer/actor Jake Hunter (Class Act) is checking all the boxes they need for an Oscar Nomination.
This film has already made waves in some of the most prestigious festivals. Writer Andy Marlatt was awarded best short film script at the PAGE International Screenwriting awards and Tribes received rave reviews from both the audience and critics at the Santa Barbara Film Festival. Tribes even won Best Short at the coveted Just For Laughs festival, the biggest festival in the world of comedy. Most recently Tribes has floored audiences and become the most viewed short at the incredibly competitive Oscar qualifying LA Shorts Fest.
This festival has over 20,000 applicants and around 200 are admitted. Tribes has recently been shortlisted at the festival.
Tribes is about three men of different races: an African American named Jamar, an Arab-American named Amed, and a white man named Kevin as they attempt to rob a subway train. But the moment these characters have to commit the crime all three find themselves incapable of robbing their own race and hilarious chaos ensues. Continue reading here