"Moses on the Mesa" is a true story of Solomon Bibo, a German Jewish immigrant who became governor of a Native American tribe in late 1880s.
WINNER - Best Short Film at the Orlando Film Festival 2013, Audience Award for Best Short at the Albuquerque Film & Media Experience 2013, Six Points Fellowship, Panavision New Filmmaker Grant.
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Prescott Film Festival 2014, Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival 2014, Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema 2014, Santa Cruz Jewish Film Festival 2014, North Virginia Jewish Film Festival 2014, Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival 2014, Los Angeles Skins Fest 2013, Native American Film & Video Festival of the Southeast 2013, Brno 16 International Festival of Short Films 2013, Orlando Film Festival 2013, Santa Fe Independent Film Festival 2013, Raindance Film Festival 2013, Albuquerque Film & Media Experience 2013
Written & Directed by Paul Ratner. Produced by Petra Ratner. Cinematography by Jozo Zovko. Production Design by Michael McCormick. Music by Cat Tasso & Franky Martinez. Costume Design by Lahly Poore. Edited by Dov Yellin. Starring Mathew Weiss, Candice Costello, Ron Weisberg, Aldred Montoya, Steve Corona, Randall Oliver and Chris Ranney.