A true story. A miracle story. The Good Balloon shines a light on two difficult topics almost all humans face but fear to discuss: grief and mental illness.

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Film Festivals have embraced The Good Balloon

AWARDS

Cannes World Film Festival:
Best Indie Short
Best Female Director Short (Angela Matemotja)
Best Original Song (Josh Hawkins, “Black Balloon”)

Mental Health/Suicide Awareness MHSA Film Festival:
People’s Choice Award

Indie Short Fest:
Best Actress (Lita Lopez)

Love Wins International Film Festival:
Best Short

Independent Shorts Awards:
Best Actress (Lita Lopez)
Best Film (Runner Up)
Best Women Short
Best Acting Ensemble (Full Cast)
Best Acting Duo (Sonya Eddy & GloZell Green)

Nominations:

Indie Short Fest, August 2021
Best Indie Short
Best Acting Duo (Sonya Eddy & GloZell Green)
Best Original Song (Josh Hawkins, “Black Balloon”)

2021 Official Selections:

Nevada Women’s Film Festival
Marina Del Rey Film Festival
California Women’s Film Festival, Summer 2021
We Make Movies International Film Festival
Studio City International Film & TV Festival

Cast List

Sonya Eddy
Sonya Eddyas Denise
GloZell Green
GloZell Greenas Charise
Becki Dennis
Becki Dennisas Amanda

Director
Angela Matemotja

Writer
Lita Lopez

Lita Lopez
Lita Lopezas Lorna
Eric Flores
Eric Floresas Noel
Danny Gonzalez
Danny Gonzalezas Gerardo
Hallie York
Hallie Yorkas Hope
Rich Liccardo
Rich Liccardoas Mordecai Ryan Smith
Jaret Martino
Jaret Martinoas Xavier
John Logan
John Loganas Todd

Cinematographer
Michael Lang

Line Producer
Jaret Martino

Assistant Director
Sarah Snow

Editor
Andre Lamb

Costume Designer
Kris Deskins

In Loving Memory of Loved Ones Gone but Never Forgotten

Noel Richard Lopez  •  Margaret Moore  •  David Eric Flick II  •  David Lee Kessinger

Behind the Scenes

REPRESENTATION

Jackson Entertainment Management

Jackson Entertainment Management

Literary Manager: Leslie Ford

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Mbur Indie Film Distribution

Distributor: Bradley Coburn

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