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The Last Smile Special Film Screening

  • Hotel Paradox 611 Ocean Street Santa Cruz, CA, 95060 United States (map)

Come see this special screening at the Paradox Hotel in Santa Cruz on June 21.
$10 ticket includes a Happy Hour from 5:30 - 6:30 in the Grove room at the Paradox, complimentary appetizers and cash bar and a chance to meet the filmmaker. Screening at 7:00 in the Paradox Hotel ballroom. Film run time is 1 Hr 27 mins. Screening will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker, Shankey Srinivasan. Registered Paradox hotel guests show your key card for free admission.


A feature film inspired by the book "The Last Smile" is directed by San Francisco based Indian-American filmmaker Shankey Srinivasan.  A bereaved father searches for answers to explain the untimely death of his son.
The film aims to increase awareness about the unregulated health supplements industry in US.
Starring Danny Arroyo, Keith Stevenson and Bettina Devin
Cinematography by LT Chang
Produced by Amit Zutshi
Foundation Executive Producer Jeevan Zutshi
Written, Directed and Edited by Shankey Srinivasan

Official Selection at: Cinequest, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Vancouver Asian Film Festival, River to River Florence Indian Film Festival, Cameroon International Film Festival, Golden Door International Film Festival, Santa Cruz Film Festival, International Festival of Film, Louisville, Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati -Special screening for Senators & Congressmen at US Capitol Hill, Washington DC (Apr 2016) Livermore International Film Festival, Marbella International Film Festival Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival, Philadelphia, USA, Silicon Valley Film Festival, California, USA Burbank Int'l film festival

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Official Selection at: Cinequest, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Vancouver Asian Film Festival, River to River Florence Indian Film Festival, Cameroon International Film Festival, Golden Door International Film Festival, Santa Cruz Film Festival, International Festival of Film, Louisville, Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati -Special screening for Senators & Congressmen at US Capitol Hill, Washington DC (Apr 2016) Livermore International Film Festival, Marbella International Film Festival Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival, Philadelphia, USA, Silicon Valley Film Festival, California, USA Burbank Int'l film festival

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Shankey Srinivasan is an award winning Indian-American filmmaker based in the San Francisco Bay Area in California. He moved from India to US to pursue higher studies and received degrees in Film Production and Electrical Engineering. His films have played at prestigious events around the world and have won awards in competition.