Drawing Circles
2021

Short / 10 mins / 1.66:1 / HD / English / Toronto, Canada

Lisa, the outcast of second grade, navigates her school’s
playground during a recess period. After provoking
some other students, she befriends Magnolde, the new girl.
The eight-year-olds find companionship in each other, which
persuades them to make a risky decision.


San Francisco Indie Short Festival (Monthly), 2022, Semi-Finalist
Berlin Art Film Festival (Monthly), 2022, Official Selection
Montreal Independent Film Festival (Spring season), 2022, Official Selection
Chain Film Festival NYC, 2022, Official Selection

Credits

Writer/Director
Jennifer Law-Smith

Producers
Margaret Rose, Jennifer Law-Smith

Director of Photography
Alex Tse

Editor
Kenneth Collins

Sound Designer
Michael Shawn-McIness

Score
Katie Ryan

Cast
Eliza Lane
Katia Steyners
Taytum Douglas
Myfanwy Charlesworth

Jacob Lemke
Dontae Nathan