"Shortcuts To Infinity is the latest film from Chris Allen. A documentary on the L.A. Poet/Lyricist Stephen Kalinich, it is told through his collaborators and their work. From his early years working as a lyricist for the Beach Boys through his writing with Jon Tiven, David Marks and P.F. Sloan, the incredible energy and positive outlook at our life here on earth is explored. In addition to his work in music, Stephen is a painter and spoken word artiste. An inspirational figure in a town known more for ego and excess, he stands out as a voice for what is good and what is possible.