First Night Program
November 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
WINNER 2018 Jury Award BEST EDITING
A black female cop responds to a disturbance and must face a life alterning decision.
A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN
WINNER 2018 Jury Award NON-FICTION
In 1939, 22,000 Americans assemble in Madison Square Gardens in support of Nazism.
A family returns to a familiar beach to remember their strange Grandfather, who recently passed away.
An experimental film about boys growing up without fathers utilizing a fusion of theatre and hip hop dance.
SOULS OF TOTALITY
Filmed during an actual solar eclipse, the film is the story about the sacrifices we make for love.
Malik and his boyfriend flee their toxic housing project in the middle of the night, but his older brother and gang are hot on their heels.
November 3, 2018 - 2:00pm
On Christmas Eve in a Scottish coastal town, a debt collector goes to work to avoid his home situation.
A new kid in town shows up at the high school boys’ basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression.
A BRIEF SPARK BOOKENDED BY DARKNESS
A hand-drawn animated tale about love in an increasingly dark world.
CHEER UP BABY
A young woman who was sexually assaulted on the subway is rendered with psychological menace and sensory dislocation.
After a flood, some unhappy fish are stuck in old trees. Woken by the fish’s screaming, the neighbors are not happy about it.
TALENT NIGHT AT AUSCHWITZ: BUNK FIVE
After he survives a trauma, a 14-year-old boy retreats to his flamboyant imagination, a dark and glittering dream world.
Second Night Program
November 3, 2018 - 7:00pm
Faced with a challenging daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in her relationships with her daughter and granddaughter.
A stop-motion animated musical, inspired by classic Hollywood musicals, but themed around existential anxiety.
A DOG CALLED MOOSE
A heart-warming, sometimes funny and often magical film about love, loss, and the circle of life.
In the middle of a Texas summer, plans for a baby sitter fall through and six-year-old-Caroline is left in charge of her two younger siblings.
Heartbroken and high from huffing gasoline, a psychotic fuel tanker driver plots revenge on the girl that broke his heart.
A WORTHY MAN
solated by overnight work in his bakery and ignored by his family, a father gradually spirals toward a desperate cry for help.
In a black hair salon in Brooklyn, the local residents fend off white women intent on sucking the lifeblood out of black culture.
An emotionally instable cat has a strange encounter that helps him to grow up and learn to overcome his anger.