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Logline for 48 Minutes:

Mac, a young gambling addict who has lost his way in life, is taken back to his childhood, as he gambles everything on a game of basketball. If the ball is not your court, would you risk everything you have for a way out?


About the Key Creatives:

Parsa Mayahi - Director

Parsa is a fourth year film production student at UBC, he has been making films from a very young age. He is very passionate about sport documentary, currently working on three documentary films/series. His series THE BLINDSIDE BOXING DOCUMENTARY is now live on Amazon prime. This year he is tapping into the narrative filmmaking with his short film called “ 48 MINUTES “ honoring the late Kobe Bryant.

Annie Chang - Producer

As a UBC Film Production major with immense passion in technology, video editing, gaming and PC hardware, Annie is always curious about various fields and eager to bridge disciplines. Her work as Student Ambassador at CORSAIR blends creativity and management together to form a dynamic environment. In growing into her role as a producer, along with her freelance PC-building business, she has gained valuable experience in event organization, group work, time management, and interpersonal communication. Annie believes that interest and dedication are essential to making meaningful impacts and producing successful results. She aspires to carry her passion for technology into her professional life and is prepared for new challenges in this rapidly growing industry.

Sam Shastri - Cinematographer

Sam is a cinematographer & editor in his final year in UBC's film production program. He intends to specialize in documentaries and sports films, covering the high stakes world of sports. His film '48 Minutes' focuses on the cinema-like story of basketball, honoring Sam's childhood hero Kobe Bryant.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    12 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
  • Rating
  • Note
    Strong Language, Gambling
  • Director
    Parsa Mayahi
  • Screenwriter
    Parsa Mayahi
  • Producer
    Annie Chang
  • Cast
    Liam Sfaxi
  • Cinematographer
    Sam Shastri