Set in 1978, Beatrice must quickly write a sequel to her published story, "The Adventures of Roger Bensworth," about a young man and his superhero alter ego, LemonMan. But, when an unexpected visitor offers to assist, their astonishment towards her world complicates the process and her story turns sour to sweet.
Director: Juliette Zygarowicz
Producer: Lily Anderson, Alex Coburn, Jenifer Slosarik
Writer: Juliette Zygarowicz
Cast: Mark Feocco, Jessica Kuts, Hannah Abrams
USA / Drama / 15mins
While incarcerated, Cyrus Bishop found solace in the prison kitchen, befriending the prison chef and discovering a passion for culinary arts. Now that his sentence is up, he must decide whether to pursue his passion for culinary arts by enrolling in a prestigious, all-white culinary school, or to simply return home to the corrupt streets of Tremé, New Orleans.
Director: Owen Schwartzbard
Producer: Derrick Haggerty
Writer: Owen Schwartzbard, Derrick Haggerty
Cast: Danzel Square, Robert Ashker Kraft
USA / Drama / 12mins
After three thieves succeed in a dangerous heist, their loyalty is tested when gangsters show up to reclaim the loot.
Director: Nelson Estevez, Nell Teare
Producer: Nelson Estevez, Nell Teare
Writer: Nelson Estevez, Rudy Solis III
Cast: Emmett Hughes, Caroline Morahan, Nelson Estevez
Canada / Drama / 17mins
Adapted from the L.A. Times bestselling novel of the same name, Boulevard captures a frenetic moment in the life of one man caught in the web of his own addiction. LAPD Homicide detective Hayden Glass cruises the gritty streets of Hollywood, seemingly checking on ongoing operations to entrap johns looking to exchange sex for money. But things prove more complicated as it is revealed that Glass is a sex addict working a twelve-step program and trying to maintain his sobriety.
Director: David Bercovici
Producer: David Bercovici, Stephan Miers
Writer: Ildy Modrovich
Cast: Dylan Neal, Carmen Aguirre, Teagan Mann
Canada / Drama / 22mins
In NYC, Camilo Estrada, a young Latino man, struggles with his dead-end job, immigration issues and gang-related inner city problems. Forced to deal with his mother’s recent stroke, but motivated by the future of his college-bound sister and forthcoming fatherhood, he becomes the pillar that holds his whole world together. That is, until an honest, innocent mistake suddenly tears everything apart.
Director: Jhonattan Ardila
Producer: Jhonattan Ardila, Michael James Regan
Writer: Jhonattan Ardila, Michael James Regan
Cast: Jhonattan Ardila, Nisa Gunduz, Ronnie Rowe
Canada / Drama / 5mins
A Snake Marked
A convict receives a surprise visit, forcing him to face his past, blurring the lines of his present reality.
Director: Juan Riedinger
Producer: Juan Riedinger, Adam Lolacher
Writer: Juan Riedinger, Adam Lolacher
Cast: Adam Lolacher, Howard Siegel, Christian Convery