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The Samuel Project (Feature, Local)

Screenwriters: Marc Fusco and Chris Neighbors
With dreams of becoming an artist, a teen (Ryan Ochoa) makes his grandfather, Samuel (Hal Linden), the subject of an animated art project for school. He then discovers that his Jewish grandpa, a dry cleaner in San Diego, was heroically saved as a boy from Nazi capture by a young woman in Germany.

Local Angle:​

The film was shot entirely in San Diego. Lead actor Ryan Ochoa is from San Diego and producer Steve Weinberger is a resident.

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