Fall Back Down

2021 Official Selection: Feature Film – Narrative

Depressed ex-activist takes a job in a sweatshop where he and his coworker make a grim discovery.

Director(s): Sara Beth Edwards
Writer(s): Sara Beth Edwards
Producer(s): Sara Beth Edwards
Cast: Andrew Dunbar, Aadila Dosani, Jacky Lai

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In A Strange Room

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Experimental/Arthouse

In the summer of 2008, Enzo travels to Berlin to work on a creative documentary and find a former lover.

Director(s): Emilio J. López
Writer(s): Emilio J. López
Producer(s): Emilio J. López
Cast: Antonio Ayuso, Frank Vélez, Don Castor

We are only memory… and desire.

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In the Pines

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Experimental/Arthouse

A burnout and a former wrestler confront their past, but their reunion dissolves into a nightmare.

Director(s): Finn McCager & Higgins and Tom Groom
Writer(s): Finn McCager & Higgins and Tom Groom
Producer(s): Nicole Elizabeth Cook
Director of Photography: Jesse De Rocquigny
Cast: Finn McCager Higgins, Tom Groom, Rod Hill, Nolan Moroz, and Tim Parr

Civilized nature.

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Cinema

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Experimental/Arthouse

Shot on 16mm B/W film, “Cinema” gives an alternate history of the medium in which motion pictures arise, not as art or entertainment, but as a secret investigation of time.

Director(s): Ted Knighton
Writer(s): Ted Knighton
Producer(s): Nicole Elizabeth Cook
Cast: Molly Morse, Davis Rivera, Chris Morse

We’re all a projection…

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When Snow Falls

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Experimental/Arthouse

Snow falls, lights glisten, music plays, and dance abounds. A man and woman dance in the holidays!

Director(s): Anthony Morigerato
Writer(s): Anthony Morigerato
Producer(s): Jess Weiss
Cast: Ted Louis Levy and Barbara Duffy

The best things happen while you’re dancing!

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Easter Eggs: A Non Parody

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Drama

Four friends share stories about relationships, meatloaf and The Wizard of Oz over an innocent game of Go Fish but as the night unfolds so does their secrets. There are several Easter eggs hidden in the film including 31 famous movie lines. How many can you find?

Director(s): Brian Shakti
Writer(s): Brian Shakti
Producer(s): Brian Shakti, Aaron Arnold, Austin Arnold, Johnny Rey Diaz
Cast: Brian Shakti, Aaron Arnold, Austin Arnold, Johnny Rey Diaz and Marilyn Ghigliotti

There are several Easter eggs hidden. How many can you find?

 

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Please Don’t Spill the Milk

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Drama

A woman’s bizarre sexual fantasy leads to her boyfriend’s heartbreaking confession, followed by distorted modern-day empathy: an instant solution for his deepest wound.

Director(s): Natasha Babenko, Omar Antonio Iturriaga
Writer(s): Natasha Babenko, Jahziel Chu and Omar Antonio Iturriaga
Producer(s): Jahziel Chu, Alexius Dante Rodriguez and Omar Antonio Iturriaga
Cast: Takeo Tanimura and Natasha Babenko

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Privacy Please

2021 Official Selection: Short Film – Comedy

After a night of questionable public decisions, an influencer tries to keep her relationship with her ex private the only way she knows how: by releasing a music video.

Director(s): Anjali Nath
Writer(s): Anjali Nath & Chelsea Jacobson
Producer(s): Anjali Nath, Cassie Clark, Madison Green
Cast: Anjali Nath, Cassie Clark, Marla Robison

 

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