OCTOBER 25, 8:00PM
Launch at Paradise
United States / Thriller / 15 mins
Director: Carrie Ann Quinn
Writer: Daniel Mitura
Producer: David M. Night Maire
Cast: Catherine Curtin, Zainab Jah, Lauren Schaffel
The lines between life and death become blurred for John as he takes the risk to live forever.
Dodge is Dead
United States / Drama / 13 mins
Director: Kendall McKinnon
Writer: Madeleine Mackenzie Joyce, Kendall McKinnon
Producer: José Espinosa, Madeleine Joyce, Tatiana Fenner
Cast: Sohina Sidhu, Madeleine Mackenzie Joyce, José Espinosa
A whimsical comedy about grief, Dodge is Dead follows two women as they attempt to honor a departed friend, only to find their plans disrupted by an unassuming bachelor party.
The Image of The Fox
United States / Animation / 4 mins
Director: Alec Iselin
The Image of The Fox is a film that explores the transformations of a mysterious gray matter as it constructs and deconstructs haunting sculptures
United States / Drama / 20 mins
Director/Writer: Ricardo Sean Thompson
Producer: Hanna Dzaferovic
Cast: Georgie Exinord, Greg Mays, Stephanie SunWoo Ha
With the aid of her best friend, a high school senior conducts a series of elaborate scams towards paying for college and escaping her troubling home life.
United States / Drama / 12 mins
Director: Haley Geffen
Writer: Adam Reid
Producer: Nikki Horowitz, Joanna Chacon, Benjamin Tretout
Cast: Kim Exum, Ian Poake, Tameishia Peterson
What begins as an ordinary night in the Mexican-French Cantina proves to be anything but. Benjamin welcomes Kim, a regular who he shares a special relationship and the last to take a seat before the kitchen closes. What happens next is an experience only Ben himself could serve: Unexpected, Full of flavor, and not to be forgotten.
Germany / Drama / 15 mins
Director/Writer: Severine Reisp
Producer: Severine Reisp
Cast: Dandara Amorim Veiga, Marty Lawson
Deceive tells the story of Amira, a Brazilian ballerina who comes to New York to pursue her dreams but gets caught up in a web of lies of a manipulative tycoon. Amira is strong, and tells the story from her point of view.