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A woman with red hair, yellow glasses and a septum piercing leans against the window from inside a red car.

The Vacation [short film]

  Jarreau Carrillo

  United States     10 minutes


On the final day of summer, a barber envisions a relaxing beach day with friends, only to encounter car trouble that derails their plans. This unexpected setback becomes a catalyst for candid discussions about identity and aspirations. Amidst what might appear as a mundane situation, Carrillo adeptly crafts a narrative that delves into existential reflections.

This film screens as part of the Shorts 7: Black Perspectives – Resonance program.