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The creative landscape of youth filmmaking is so fertile, you don’t even need a watering can! In the midst of our own teenage years, we at NFFTY are always trying not to grow up too fast; join us as we find ourselves amongst this burgeoning bunch.

Cordelia, an unloved girl on the cusp of womanhood, finds playing with fire to be an effective coping mechanism. With the ember of hope this new fascination brings, she decides to go one step further-and use that fire to protect herself.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    12 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
  • Premiere
    US Premiere
  • Director
    Melissa Jones
  • Screenwriter
    DC Dzoja
  • Producer
    DC Dzoja
  • Cast
    Isabelle Hazlewood, Christina Collin
  • Cinematographer
    Lucy Mahoney
  • Editor
    Caitlin Boyle
  • Production Design
    Melissa Jones