Have you tried to force shutdown by pushing the red/orange button at the back of your phone?
It is done by pushing the button for 5 seconds, after vibrating 3 times, your phone will completely shutdown as if you have removed your battery.
After that, you may proceed to enter fast boot mode and reflash your desired .ftf
Phone: Sony Xperia SP
Model #: C5303 (PM-0350-BV)
ROM: Paranoid Android v4.5 by neXus PRIME
Build Number: Build #11
Kernel: Stock 12.1.A.1.207 Kernel
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