A short film about absent parenting and the isolation of non-binary youth.
USA / Drama / 4mins
Director: Kim Spurlock
Producer: Kim and Mai Spurlock
Writer: Mai Spurlock, Ben Goldie
Cast: Augusta Sykes, Eleanor Sykes, Cecilia, Scott Sykes
Put it on your head so you don't get dead.
USA / Drama / 17mins
Director: Eliot Routh
Producer: Hannah Kloepfer, Gabriel Barreto
Writer: Gabriel Barreto
Cast: Zachary Guttman, Hui-Shurn Yong, Rob Roy
A promising young actress, Jenny, incurs the ire of her acting teacher, a former child star with 'three Emmy nominations before 18' and a big chip on his shoulder. In class, Matty's abusive tactics chip away at her confidence, but her resolve to learn and grow as an artist keep her unwavering... for now.
A Place in Between
USA / Drama / 14mins
Director: Selin Bonfil
Producer: Louise De Nexon
Writer: Selin Bonfil
Cast: Holly Heiser, Jenna Sander, Dexter Buell
Maya, a woman in her early 40s, has to host a dinner for her husband’s friends and convince her teenage daughter to help her through the evening. When she realizes that the dinner is turning into a complete disaster, and pushed to an edge by her daughter’s behavior, she has a nervous breakdown, questioning the necessity of the ideals and tradition she has been living by.
USA / Drama / 19mins
Director: Victoria Demartin
Producer: Tom Van Scoyoc
Writer: Victoria Demartin
Cast: Laura Piccoli, Chinaza Uche, Lori Tishfield
An observation of a woman caught between her old life and her new one as she goes about her daily routine leading up to her last night on the island.
The Last Fishing Trip
USA / Family / 22mins
Director: Christopher Fox
Producer: Richard Malvey
Writer: Christopher Fox
Cast: Diane Bakos, Lester Greene, Mike Connelly
An older woman's mortality is tested after she loses her brother to cancer. With nothing else to live for, she meets a young man who represents hope.