WANTS AND NEEDS
Written & Directed by Julian Vargas
"Nothing's ever finished." A troubled relationship between two Black fine artists comes to a head after a night out.
A Short Film produced in July 2022.
Completed in November 2022.
Presented by 3Ponds Films.
LA BLACK FILM FESTIVAL
In April 2023, "Wants and Needs" was made an official selection at the 2023 LA Black Film Festival.
HAYTI HERITAGE FILM FEST
In January 2023, "Wants and Needs" was made an official selection for the 2023 Hayti Heritage Film Festival.
In November 2022, "Wants and Needs" was recognized by the Independent Shorts Awards with the Gold Award for Best Romantic Short, The Bronze Award for Best Acting Duo, and an Honorable Mention for Best First Time Director.
INDIEX FILM FEST
In November 2022, "Wants and Needs" was recognized by the IndieX Film Fest with an Outstanding Achievement Award for Best Romantic Short.
INDIE SHORT FEST
In November 2022, "Wants and Needs" was made an Official Selection at the November Indie Short Film Fest.