Digital Program 19
The Funeral Photographer
United States / Drama / 17 mins
Director: Ashley Thompson
Writer: Mark strauss
Producer: Troy Daniel Smith, Jim Benoit, Mark Strauss
Cast: Tara Hazel Walsh, Curtis Edward Jackson, Timothy Weinert
What are these two men up to? Who are they waiting for? What is the attendant hiding? Most importantly… why was she hired?
United States / Drama / 21 mins
Director/Writer: Aldo Vassallo
Producer: Ana Naumovska
Cast: Nicolas Calero, Shah Motia, Adrienne Lauren
Set in early 2000’s suburbia, The Game portrays a bewilderingly tense period in eight year old George’s life. One night, as he attempts to drown out his parents' constant and escalating conflicts by gluing his eyes to his Gameboy, he's startled by the sound of a deafening scream coming from his mother's bedroom. Based on a true story.
The Island of the Dolls
Mexico / Drama / 19 mins
Director/Writer: Julio César Padilla
Producer: Julio César Padilla
This intensely emotional untold story explores the life of a teenager, Xóchitl. After discovering that her boyfriend is cheating, she makes a drastic decision that will take her to suffer traumatic experiences and to do things that she never imagined.
The Last Bee On Earth
United Kingdom / Comedy / 8 mins
Director/Writer: Nick Flugge
Producer: Sara Newman
Cast: Sunil Patel, Roxy Dunn
In early 2024, a documentary crew went to document the story of Sam, an ordinary man entrusted with looking after the last bee on Earth. This is this film of that.