film guide

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

Showings – select to order tickets:
Apr 12th @ 3:15 pm
@ Auditorium 3

How Does It Start

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

Rain is a 12 year old girl who must take it upon herself to investigate her sexuality while her parents are distracted by divorce.

  • Runtime:
    16:00 minutes
  • Country:
    USA
  • Director:
    Amber Sealey
  • Screenwriter:
    Amber Sealey
  • Cast:
    Lola Wayne Villa, Elixa Dean, Lola Reid, Alex Rubin, George Basil, Lindsay Beamish

Lavender

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

Andy, a young gay man, attempts to find his place in a complicated relationship between two older married men. Is there space for him?

  • Runtime:
    11:00 minutes
  • Country:
    USA
  • Director:
    Matthew Puccini
  • Screenwriter:
    Matthew Puccini
  • Cast:
    Michael Hsu Rosen, Michael Urie, Ken Barnett

Crude Oil

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

After breaking free of a venomous friendship, Jenny begins to harness her newfound superpower, as impractical it may be.

  • Runtime:
    14:47 minutes
  • Country:
    USA
  • Director:
    Christopher Good
  • Screenwriter:
    Christopher Good
  • Cast:
    Andreina Byrne, Tipper Newton, Josh Fadem

Edith and Henry

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

Edith locks herself in after discovering her husband viewing pornography and teases him from behind closed doors.

  • Runtime:
    14:08 minutes
  • Country:
    France
  • Director:
    Clémence Lebatteux
  • Screenwriter:
    Clémence Lebatteux
  • Cast:
    Maryvonne Schiltz, Jacques Boudet

15 Minutes

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

15 minutes is all inmate Akhi has to speak with his family each week. During one of these phone calls, we find out why.

  • Runtime:
    15:56 minutes
  • Country:
    USA
  • Director:
    William Bearyman
  • Screenwriter:
    Tuklor
  • Cast:
    Cynthia D.Perry, Spenser Brown, Gabrielle Briana, Dhakirah Darrell, Tyler Webb, Stan B. Lackey

All These Creatures

Narrative Competition (Shorts)

A young man wonders if his father’s psychological unraveling has anything to do with the infestation of bugs in his backyard.

  • Runtime:
    13:00 minutes
  • Country:
    Australia
  • Director:
    Charles Williams
  • Screenwriter:
    Charles Williams
  • Cast:
    Yared Scott, Mandela Mathia, Helen Hailu, Melody Demessie
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