June 6, 2014|12:41 pm

Douglas Gautraud (Screenshot: Douglas Gautraud/YouTube)

Douglas Gautraud had the feeling he was wasting his life, so he dug into the lives of his grandfathers to see how they lived. What he found convicted him about a life that seemingly had nothing to show for it, and inspired him to pursue real experiences. But his mother has the surprising last word in this offbeat and colorful short film.