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Above the Clouds

Directed by Jon Hill

NOMINEE – Best Narrative Feature

Taking place over the course of one day, the film follows Jay as he returns to L.A. following the death of his father. With the help of a stranger, Jay must find a way to navigate his new life while dealing with his grief. The two bond over a lost dog, an old cassette tape, and an unforgettable day while helping each other learn that there’s no such thing as bad days, just tough ones.

This film will screen in person and is available for online rental.

Directed by Jon Hill
Produced by Sean Cook, Dan Riesser, and Justin Oberman

Director’s Bio: Jon Hill is an Emmy Award winning producer making his feature film directing debut. Based on real events following the loss of his father, Above the Clouds is the culmination of ten years of trying to bring this story to the big screen. You can see his work at

Dates & Times


Asian Arts Initiative

Sun, Nov 5
2:00 pm