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Plays in Shorts Program: With These Hands
Saturday, June 15
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg Center

555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001

You Can’t Shrink Love


Veena Rao


Veena Rao


Veena Rao


Veena Rao

For the past 25 years, Lucy Francis has been making miniature dogs for people who have lost their pets. She gives us a glimpse into her process and recounts memorial stories of owners and their dogs.

Director, You Can't Shrink Love 

Veena Rao is an award-winning filmmaker whose work has screened at festivals worldwide, been featured in The New York Times Op-Docs, The Atlantic, and Vimeo Staff Picks, and supported by Independent Television Service (ITVS), The NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre, and the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA).