1. Logline: It's 1994 and there's no Internet. So 14-year-old Jack Hoffman sets off on a quest to find and retrieve a stash of gay porn from across town before anyone finds out.

    SPECIAL NOTE: If you like the film, PLEASE put something in the TIP JAR (BELOW) - $1, $5, or more. All the money raised will go towards developing the feature version of Jackpot, which was workshopped at the Outfest Screenwriting Lab in 2010!

    "A fun (and beautifully shot) flight of fancy." - Boyculture.com

    Winner - Best Short Film - 2013 Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
    2013 Reykjavik International Film Festival - Golden Egg Competition
    2012 Iris Prize Festival
    2013 Frameline: San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival
    2012 Outfest: The Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival
    2013 Hong Kong Lesbian and Gay Film Festival
    2012 NewFest: The NY LGBT Film Festival
    2012 Seattle Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
    2013 Puerto Rico Queer Film Fest
    2013 Toronto Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
    2013 Philadelphia QFest
    2012 Kahshish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival
    2013 Outflix Film Festival (Memphis)
    2013 Amsterdam Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
    2012 Skieve Filmer (Oslo)
    2013 Dayton LGBT Film Festival
    2013 Fresno Reel Pride
    2013 image+nation Montreal
    2013 Tampa Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
    2013 Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival

    Follow me on Twitter at @abaran999

    Press coverage:
    Huffington Post: huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/24/jackpot-adam-baran_n_4317935.html?utm_hp_ref=gay-voices
    Queerty: queerty.com/short-film-jackpot-makes-us-nostalgic-for-pre-internet-porn-20131115/
    Towleroad: towleroad.com/2013/11/jackpot.html
    NewNowNext: newnownext.com/short-film-jackpot-explores-90s-teens-quest-for-porn-watch/11/2013/
    The Sword: thesword.com/jackpot-a-short-film-about-a-gay-teen-who-finds-a-treasure-trove-of-porn-mags.html

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