‘Perfection’ receives its world premier at Palm Springs International Shortfest. The short film, directed by Australian director Jane Eakin and starring Kenneth Moraleda in the lead role of Mr. Smith will premiere on 20 June 2012 at the prestigious short film festival and film market.

‘Perfection’ is part of the 2012 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Film Market roster of 323 films, selected from more than 3,000 worldwide entries.  Now in its 18th year, ShortFest will showcase 50 World Premieres, 63 North American Premieres and 21 U.S. Premieres.  The selection of films for screening and competition features star-studded casts and award-winning films from 52 countries around the world.  All selections are structured into 53 themed programs, which will screen June 19-25, at the Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs; with all Festival submissions available in the ShortFest Market.

‘Perfection’ is screened as part of the package ‘Art Attack’, From the Palm Springs International ShortFest website:

“The world of art provides a multitude of opportunities to explore different genres, and this package of engrossing short stories explores the act of creation while celebrating the work of artists around the world.”


Australia, 2011, 7 Minute Running Time
World Premiere
Topic: Drama
Language: English

On this day, the color is blue. A man’s connection to the chalk and the art he creates provides refuge, redemption and purification all at the same time.

DIRECTOR: Jane Eakin
Producer: Donna Svanberg
Editor: Jane Eakin
Screenwriter: Jane Eakin
Cinematographer: Murray Stillman
Music: Rosie Chase
Principal Cast: Kenneth Moraleda