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Hip Hip Hooray

Saturday, March 12
4:30PM - 5:58PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #hiphiphoorayfilm

HIP HIP HOORAY is a short film about timing. Harry and Anna have been dating for six years, living together for two. On Harry's 30th birthday, a difficult dinner reveals the intricacies of a dying relationship. When Harry decides to break up with Anna on the car ride home, he quickly finds out his timing could not be worse.

Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 12min

Director: Lizzy Sanford

Executive Producer: Lizzy Sanford, Anna Cordell

Producer: Traci Carlson, Ashleigh Parker

Screenwriter: Lizzy Sanford, Anna Cordell

Cinematographer: Roman Koval

Editor: Lizzy Sanford

Production Designer: Alex Constable

Sound Designer: Elliot Thompson

Additional Credits: AC: Paolo Arriolla, Key Grip: Johnny Gutierrez, Gaffer: Cynthia Webster, PA: Tyler Monsein

Principal Cast: Anna Cordell, Matt Ingebretson, Hayley Magnus, Josh Fadem, Brent Weinbach, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Kyle Mizono, Georgia Mischak, Tyler Monsein


Lizzy Sanford is a filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Her work in several different industries and disciplines informs a distinctive tone to her writing. She focuses on dark comedy and situational humor.

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