The Sun and the Medicine Man is a short film that follows a Mexican-American family living in and managing a small suburban motel.
When the family travels to seek the assistance of a medicine man, they are given a jar of mysterious liquid and with the healing power of the sun, they find not only are their old physical wounds healed but some internal ones are as well.
The film, based on a family legend from filmmaker Andrew Jorgensen has been a work in progress for about 5 years.
Festivals and Awards
Telly Awards (General Student) - Bronze
Black Swan International Film Festival - Kolkota, India
-Beyond The Curve International Film Festival - Paris, France (December 2021)
Direct Monthly Online Film Festival - Canton Michigan
4th Dimension Independent Film Festival - Bali, Indonesia
Maryland International Film Festival - Bethesda, Maryland
Arrow International Film Festival - Aniche, France
Fox International Film Festival - Rome, Italy
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