The Power of Three
Dir: Yvonne Deutschman , UK, Narrative Feature
Your never too old and it’s never too late to live your dreams. All you need is the Power of Three.
The People You Know
Dir: Elizabeth Spear , US, Narrative Feature
What you don’t know about the people closest to you can’t hurt you – until the drinking games begin. One weekend with old friends might change things forever.
The Big Bad
Dir: Bryan Enk, Script: Jessi Gotta , US, Narrative Feature, 78 mins
A broken woman obsessed with revenge, desperately searches through a surreal and frightening world for the monster who destroyed her family.
Dir: Maren Grainger-Monsen, Nicole Newnham, US, Documentary Feature, 56 mins
Winner: Best Feature Film
RARE follows an extraordinary mother in a race against time, as she unites a group of isolated people from around the world in a quest to cure her daughter’s rare genetic disease.
Dir: Louise Marie Cooke, UK, Narrative Short
Young Eve meets Jake, and the world begins to open up around her.
Passengers of 7D
Dir: Sharifa Williams , US, Narrative Short, 19 mins
A recently divorced man encounters a formidable woman when dimensional levels fluctuate inside his apartment.
Tick Tock Time Emporium
Dir: Morgan Faust , US
Max’s mom never has enough time. In a strange pawnshop on the edge town, Max finds a man who buys and sells time of all varieties, but getting Enough Time will cost her more than she anticipated.
Here Is What I Like: Fashion, Flowers and Now I’ll Tell You Why
Dir: Abigail Zealey Bess, US, Narrative Short, 7 mins
Helen Pellet, talk show host, will show you how to use mother nature to help you with your fashion choices.
Dir: Lucy Patrick Ward , UK Narrative Short
Two alienated New Yorkers unite over the disappearance of Mr. Puggles, a dog.
Dir: Tara-Nicole Azarian, US, Narrative Short, 6 mins
Dir: Rebecca Rojer , US, Narrative Short, 22 mins
An antiwar activist finds fame after she is outed as the one-time star of an internet porn video.
Dir: Danielle Sepulveres , US, Narrative Short
Ryan is skeptical of Brandon’s career choice as an actor, but a day together in Ryan’s office shows some surprising and striking parallels between the corporate world and the entertainment world.
Dir: Cheri Robartes , US, Narrative Short, 20 mins
Twin girls stunned by the death of their mother, discover a mysterious gypsy living in the woods who forever changes their lives.
Dir: Kelly Hucker , Australia, Narrative Short, 11 mins
A passionately deluded manager attempts to inspire the idiosyncratic staff of a fast food restaurant.
Dir: Delphine Le Courtois, France, Narrative Short
Spending the summer alone with her grandmother, Nolwen sees herself differently.
Dir: Mary Niederkorn , US, Narrative Short, 4 mins
A neurotic woman unexpectedly encounters the man of her dreams in a chance meeting on the street.
Dir: Dena Greenbaum , US, Narrative Short, 18 mins
Shay struggles to find a balance between her ordinary life as a timid, young schoolteacher and her alter ego as a confident, intimidating rap diva.
Color of Beauty
Dir: Shamara Cox , US, Narrative Short
A young woman who despises her dark complexion tries any and everything to dispose of it.
Dir: Martine Charnow , US, Narrative Short, 11 mins
After forgetting to lock up her boyfriend’s bike, Sara tries to get it back from a creepy neighborhood bike thief.
Ad & Subtract
Dir: Laura Stephens, US, Animated Short
The world of a junior accountant explodes in hundreds of resumes after he learns that his boss put an ad in the paper to replace his job.
Mr. Atse in Pursuit of an Ascending Career
Dir: Mira Chendler, Netherlands, Animated Short, 6 mins
Dir: Marissa Sher, US, Animated Short
Don Justino Neve
Dir: Daisy Jacobs , US, Animated Short
He’s filthy and gorgeous, cruel and mean, and irresistible to women with low self-esteem.
Being Bradford Dillman
Dir: Emma Burch , UK, Animated Short, 10 mins
When bullied Molly Flowers declares her dislike of boys, her boozy and self medicated mother invents a story to shock her into a more sympathetic view.
Dir: Cathleen Arnerich , US, Documentary Short, 8 mins
Blow Pony, a monthly dance party and show space run by DJ and activist Airick Heater, brings together Portland Oregon’s sometimes splintered queer scene, combating oppression and negativity from outside as well as within the LGBT community through music, mayhem, and dance.
It Was A Tuesday
Dir: Jennifer Casriel, US, Documentary Short, 19 mins
A group of New York City high school kids discuss their memories of 9/11, an event they witnessed as 6 years olds.
Spirit of the Bluebird
Dir: Xstine Cook , Jesse Gouchey, Canada, Documentary Short, 6 mins
Cree artist Jesse Gouchey uses spray paint on a fence to animate a beautiful tribute to murder victim Gloria Black Plume.
Living with Tommy
Dir: Aubrey Carp , US, Documentary, 12 mins
Winner, Best Short Film
Dir: Elizabeth Henry , US, 6 mins
Shot in Super 8 Kodachrome, ‘Susan’s Horses’ explores a humble Colorado horse camp for kids, run by a woman whose troubled past helps to inform her unique relationship to her animals.
Two In A Million: A Lasting Legacy
Dir: Cici Brown, US, Documentary Shor, 29 mins
At the peak of their talent, two extraordinary musicians are cut down by a terrifying brain disorder leaving stunned students and fans to question the meaning of coincidence and legacy.
Little Red Bill
Dir: Sally Cinnamon , Canada, Experimental Short
Shot on Super 8, a precious $50 bill is lost almost as soon as it was earned.
Salt Water Jackie
Dir: Ruthie Levy , US, Music Video, 6 mins
Watch what happens when a tightly wound ballet troupe is forced to share their rehearsal space with a group of bad boys, fighting to bring back the lost art of rock and roll.