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Watch: An Aging Tap Dancer Struggles Holding Onto His Past In 'Nostalgia' (Short Shouts!)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act October 9, 2013 at 2:53PM

Watch: An Aging Tap Dancer Struggles Holding Onto His Past In 'Nostalgia' (Short Shouts!)
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Nostalgia

Today's Short Shout comes from Johnnie Hobbs III, and is titled Nostalgia

Here's a synopsis: Nostalgia tells the story of, Mr. Gabe Robinson, a living legend as he struggles to hold onto his music and his muse, wife, Helen Robinson, despite the fervent opposition and resentment of his loving son, Gabe, Jr. Punctuated by vivid musical memories, the aging tap dancer recalls the glorious and regretful life he once lived both onstage and off, with a message not about dreams deferred, but dreams derailed.

The film stars Dulé Hill as Gabe J., Johnnie Hobbs, Jr. as Gabe Robinson, and Chloe Arnold as Helen Robinson.

To learn more about the festival-played film, its cast and crew, visit the project's website HERE.

Watch Nostalgia in full below:

This article is related to: Shorts, Short Film, Dulé Hill, Johnnie Hobbs III


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