1, 2, 3, All Eyes On Me
Friday, May 15th 7 PM PST
FOLLOWED BY A Q&A WITH THE DIRECTOR
Ms. Leena, a passionate 4th-grade art teacher has her hands full with her class. When she takes one upset student outside to speak with him, she unexpectedly sees a teenager writing X’s on some classroom doors before dashing off. From there, things quickly unravel.
“1, 2, 3, All Eyes On Me” takes a realistic, unflinching look at what it’s like to be trapped in an impossible situation and responsible for the lives of a class full of children.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR(S)
Emil Gallardo is a Mexican American writer/director from Los Angeles. He has worked on a variety of productions from commercials to independent features to studio TV shows. His stories usually deal with difficult topics and are motivated by building empathy for the characters and the worlds they live in. “1, 2, 3, All Eyes On Me” (2019) is his latest short film.