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The Pixie Fighters





Synopsis

When David, an 8-year-old boy, learns that his father has leukemia and the prognosis is poor, he decides to find the cure himself. After misunderstanding the doctors words, "The Big C", David recruits his friends and together they become The Pixie Fighters. The kids gather in their club house and come up with creative ways to fight the disease. David ultimately understands that the only way to actually save his demoralized dad is by convincing him to continue the chemotherapy,and more importantly, not give up.

Cast

Maximillian Stebelsky,Jonas Cohen,Nancy Nagrant,Rob McFadyen,Adison Eisenberg,Isaac Wiley-Schwartz,Giuliana Barberio,Sarah Rosen


Director :Dani Schoffman Language :English Country :USA
Producer :Nick Bailey, Alexandra Savramis Editor :Dani Schoffman Screening Type:2D
Cinematographer :Antoine Combelles Year :2016 Duration:15 Mins

ABOUT DIRECTOR



Director Name

Dani Schoffman

Director Biography

Dani Schoffman was born and raised in Israel. He studied film at the Jerusalem High School of the Arts. After three years of service in naval intelligence in the Israel Defense Forces and half a year of backpacking through Central America, he came to study film at the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, from which he graduated in 2016.  Dani has written and directed many short films and videos, both in and out of school. He was in charge of video production for the Raising The Bar event which was sponsored by Time Magazine. Dani has also directed music videos for the Bulgarian pop star Alek Sandar, and the Brooklyn rapper Boy Healthy.

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