"Validation" is a fable about the magic of free parking, starring TJ Thyne & Vicki Davis. It's writer/director/composer is Kurt Kuenne.
To date, it has garnered the following awards:
Winner - Best Narrative Short, Cleveland International Film Festival,
Winner - Jury Award, Gen Art Chicago Film Festival,
Winner - Audience Award, Hawaii International Film Festival,
Winner - Best Short Comedy, Breckenridge Festival of Film,
Winner - Crystal Heart Award, Best Short Film & Audience Award, Heartland Film Festival,
Winner - Christopher & Dana Reeve Audience Award, Williamstown Film Festival,
Winner - Best Comedy, Dam Short Film Festival, and
Winner - Best Short Film, Sedona International Film Festival.
P.S. Regardless of one's status and accomplishments in life, everyone's existence and self-worth need to be validated once in a while. It really does not take a lot to validate someone, and often, a simple smile will do. Merry Christmas to all with whom I have the honour and privilege of sharing this wonderful short film . :)