Three dorky American girls magically transform into beautiful Japanese Superheroes and fight a tampon monster as they begin their journey into womanhood. Screened before the narrative feature An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn
This short film is an improvisational journey through acquaintance, intimacy, love, commitment and loss. Filmmaker Jim McQuaid and actress Caitlin Wells share creative credit. Stylistically daring to be a love story in which only one partner is seen on camera, and created with a seven- sentence story and just two scripted lines of dialog, the result is an emotional river of moments in a life.
Set in different centuries, Meanders is a tale of crooked lovers who despite their adequate conversational skills refrain from communicating their true feelings. While ego and the fear of getting hurt steers their destinies, letters are unsent, words untold and crucial moments lost forever. Unable to learn from the mistakes of previous generations, it might take artificial intelligence to lead them out of the loop.
After being raped, Hank, a trans person, finds himself knocked up and alone. In spite of a lifetime of attempts, Hank can't shake his Christian guilt, and is in a constant wrestling match with his choices.
STUCK is a romantic comedy that follows two strangers (Ebony and Dre) who become physically wedged in the act of a one-night stand. Their only path to separation is to be vulnerable and share a secret with one another.
"Theo's Trade" is a timely drama about a disheartened news reporter who escapes his city's racial-fueled conflicts by performing historical re-enactments at a small-town museum. When an ambitious former colleague tempts him to return to broadcasting, he's compelled to consider the responsibility that binds him and the media to his community.
A Brooklyn drummer begins hearing an irritating sound coming from within his bedroom walls and stops at nothing to eradicate it. In following an increasingly destructive path, he is confronted with the dangerous reality of toxic masculinity.
After realizing they are all alone at home, a brother and sister try to determine if there is something outside the windows watching them. As the night proceeds, they find that fear is enhanced by the imagination.
On election night, a janitor feels cheated out of a life he might have lived when his own clone becomes the President. He goes on a bender to seek justice, encountering new forms of prejudice, dismissal, and classism. In a society where the morality around cloning is dividing the masses, physically looking like the newly elected President has its own dangers!
A writer in the middle of her creative process, receives a series of anonymous packages with morbidly disturbing content. This mysterious intrusion into her life ignites a war between her anxiety and the work she is struggling to create.
Dr. Mantis is a practicing psychotherapist but a full time praying mantis. Often, she doesn't know where one ends and the other begins. But the truth is, she doesn't really care. Fred is a transitioning caterpillar who bugs her. So much so that, this time, Dr, Mantis made Fred pay in advance.
Based on a true story, "Sac de Merde" tells the tale of Mazel Mankewicz, an unlucky-in-love yet irrationally optimistic New Yorker who thinks her luck has changed when she spends the night with the man of her dreams. As it turns out, he might just be full of shit. Literally.
Using the given prompts of a Commedia Dell'Arte character (Tartaglia, who stutters), the plot conflict word "meddlesome" and the line of dialogue, "Send me to space when I die," four friends made this single-take scene in twenty minutes as a short film.