OCTOBER 22, 4:00PM
Where It's Beautiful When It Rains
United States / Drama / 13 mins
Director/Writer: Harley Chamandy
Producer: Harley Chamandy, Chantal Chamandy
An eight year old boy is looking for a job in New York City.
Dead Dogs Don't Lie
United States / Drama / 12 mins
Director/Writer: Max Tullio
Producer: Laura Ganotis, Heather Francis
Cast: Shaun Anthony, Lauren McCann
On the way home from another night of drinks at another neighborhood dinner party, Claire and Hugh brutally run over the family dog. While trying to get rid of the body before their daughter April wakes up in the morning, cracks start to reveal themselves in their marriage.
United States / Romance / 7 mins
Director: Hina Effie Ogino
Writers: Chase Markoff
Producer: Chase Markoff
Cast: Chase Markoff, Oliva Knowles
For blue-haired Steve, it's just another day working at his mom's candy store in Montauk. That is, until the girl of his dreams suddenly walks in. Her name is Strawberry; she has red highlights and an edgy sense of style. She doesn’t seem like one for small talk as she walks up to the counter and bluntly asks Steve for skittles, but Steve is visibly rattled by her uniqueness. Strawberry then pulls out a disposable camera and takes a photo of him.
France / Drama / 6 mins
Director/Writer: Jasmine Bissete
Producer: Joshua Chun, Maya Hartleben, Sarah Moustakim
Cast: Emie Obry, Lana Obry, Claudia Marie DiGiambattista
1968, Tehran, Iran. When French-Iranian student Niloufar, 10, learns that President Georges Pompidou will visit her school, she devises her own way to make an impression.
United States / Drama / 16 mins
Director/Writer: Mia Weinberger
Producer: Mia Weinberger
Cast: Jake Swain, Mia Weinberger
In the final hours of their relationship, long-term couple Emma and Hunter make the most of their time together before she moves away and they separate for good. A bittersweet romcom, "Last Hurrah" is a love letter to the relationships we leave behind.
A Clean Break
United States / Drama / 8 mins
Director/Writer: Victor Pigasse
Producer: Manya Glassman, Victor Pigasse
Cast: Sophia Blum, Victor Pigasse, Steve Kidd
A lonely introverted thief breaks into people's houses until he has an unexpected encounter...
United States / Drama / 15 mins
Director: Sebastian DiNatale
Writer: Laura Oberbeck
Producer: Laurel Kulow
Cast: Desi Lydic, Laura Oberbeck, Thomas Creel
At her father’s will reading, Sam learns a dark secret about his past. Specifically, he briefly spent time as a CIA agent, tortured and killed a man suspected of treason, and kept this chapter of his life completely hidden from his family.