My selection for the evening was the salute to actor Rene Auberjonois in conjunction with the Short Film Showcase program including a film clip compilation salute to Mr. Auberjonois.
An all-star Shorts Showcase program featured works from:
1/ actress Karen Allen presenting her directorial debut A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud.;
2/ actress Sharon Lawrence presenting Russell Simpson's short work Home;
3/ actress Brenda Strong and writer/director John Farmanesh-Bocca presenting their short film (shot in North Texas) I Did Not Forget You;
4/ Finnegan Haid presenting his short work The Parrot featuring Rene Auberjonois.
Actor Charles Haid hosted the on-stage Q&A with Rene Auberjonois following the film clip Tribute.