(YouTube) Paper Heart is a playfully dark fairy tale about a young girl who finds a damaged heart in the forest. After taking it back to her small cottage, she enlists the help of a local inventor and nurses it back to health. The film tells a story of perseverance and imagination that celebrates the richness and beauty of any innovation powerful enough to preserve life and love.
Directed by Sam Chow, Ryan Marr, Nick Haffie-Emslie, Meg Majewski
Starring Sarah Shields, Jesse Foster
Music by Erica Procunier
Awards: First Place Short Film (Microsoft Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals 2006)
*Created for the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2006 Short Film Invitational