Los Angeles

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2016 Program

Two Chapters of Glory
Two Chapters of Glory

Dir. Bode Brodmueller Synopsis: This is a film about real people in their real environments. They are not actors; they are actual characters – everyone is playing themselves. That is how this sensitive blend of documentary and fiction arose – as an observation, yet one with a story at its heart.

Inner Horizon
Inner Horizon

Dir. Christopher Rowe

TRUCKIN'
TRUCKIN'

Dir. Diane Newman

Night Shed
Night Shed

Dir. Amara Cash Synopsis: A mind-bending voyeuristic glimpse at one night in a woman's life.

No ID
No ID

Dir. Emmet Mulugeta Synopsis: No iD is a two minute short dance film, exploring themes of identity. Ideas of how one view oneself, the perception by others and the sometimes disconnect of the two. A person's complex soul and self-image is seen as a multitude of layers in a physical state. Set against the backdrop of a lonely stretch of road in the desert, the story is told through the style of a dance battle where the protagonist end up facing themselves.

Teetering
Teetering

Dir. Matthew Boda Synopsis: A charming yet trouble young man longs for love but can't stop reliving the past...

LURE
LURE

Dir. Kyle Robinson Synopsis: An evening out on the town with a plan changing event. Now a determined man must retrieve what belongs to his girlfriend from the unseen perils of downtown.

A Hunter's Best Friend
A Hunter's Best Friend

Dir. Will Lowell

The Wedding Dress
The Wedding Dress

Dir. Haroula Rose Synopsis: Michael has been estranged from his family for a long time. When he shows up at his brother John's house unexpectedly, Rayanne, his new sister-in-law, decides to let him in. But things are not always as they seem, and people may not be who they say there are.

Circle of Life
Circle of Life
Dissonance
Dissonance

Dir. Brian Fox Synopsis: Dissonance explores the harsh challenges of a young man's stale relationship and stalled career. As everything seems to be going nowhere, he must decide whether he will hold onto love, or face the fear that moving forward may mean letting go. In a moment, everything changes forever...