Dear Chickens

Canadian Premiere | United States | 14 min

Director: Mauro Mueller

Writers: Mauro Mueller, Jennie Allen

Stars: Philip Baker Hall, Kerris Dorsey, James Eckhouse, Linda Park

Country/Language:  US/English

Notable Festivals: LA Shorts Fest

Synopsis: When a stubborn old man and a fretful teenaged girl are forced to share a hospital room, an unexpected friendship forms over their hatred of fake cheerfulness, chemotherapy, and bad hospital food.


Mauro Mueller

Mauro Mueller is a Mexican-Swiss filmmaker based between Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Zurich. He received his M.F.A. in film directing from Columbia University in New York.

His short film UN MUNDO PARA RAÚL (A World for Raúl) won a Student Academy Award–Oscar® as well as prizes at Aspen Shortsfest and New York Shortsfest. His films have screened at 100+ festivals and have won twice the CINE Golden Eagle Award, the Big Beach Best directing award, the IFP Audience Award, the Hollywood Foreign Press Award for Excellent in Cinematography, and the CINE Special Jury Award.


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