Producer(s): MaryAnn Tanedo
Director(s): Sam Upton
Writer(s): Sam Upton
Cast & Crew: Sam Upton, Jared Abrahamson, Mark Boone Junior, Kate Vernon, Cassi Thomson, Laila Ali
Run Time: 90 minutes
Synopsis: A washed up, alcoholic ex-prizefighter makes a comeback to boxing after his top-middleweight contender son is wrongfully blinded in the ring.
Producer(s): Daniel Mejia
Director(s): Daniel Mejia
Writer(s): Daniel Mejia
Cast & Crew: Isaac Spooner, Matt Nickley, Samantha Binkered, Maria Gregory, Waydon Thomas, Mu Su, Rebecca Gianforcaro, Andres Forero, Roberto Garcia, Harald Bern Jahn, Wei Du, Shou Si, Anne Wold, Jade Scott,
Luis ReyesRun Time: 9 minutes
Synopsis: An uninspired artist goes in a quest to recover his inspiration.
Producer(s): Adrianna Fal (Associate Producer), Błażej Pasiński (Associate Producer)
Director(s): Allan Ignaczak
Writer(s): Allan Ignaczak
Cast & Crew: Yann Seweryn, Marcelina Kręcijasz, Magda Budzyń
Run Time: 11 minutes
Synopsis: A shy teenager tries to be a successful bellman in a prestigious hotel, but his lack of social skills and confidence causes him to do poorly. As a result, he is moved to the night shift and when things couldn’t any get worse; he meets a fellow co-worker who changes everything.
Producer(s): Ryan Smith
Director(s): August Detering
Writer(s): August Detering
Cast & Crew: Patrick McDermott
Run Time: 11 minutes
Synopsis: Rockswell makes a find on the beach that he is determined to uncover. As the hole gets deeper and deeper the sun sets and the tide begins to roll in.
Producer(s): Robert Schneeweis
Writer(s): Tay O’Neil
Cast & Crew: Brock Forrette, Allie Hay, Ben Anderson
Run Time: 14 minutes
Synopsis: A short, dark comedy about a man curious as to why people commit suicide during the holiday season, while he himself attempts to do so.
Producer(s): Kaveh Veyssi
Director(s): Andrew Wood
Writer(s): Andrew Wood
Cast & Crew: Gavin Lewis, Glenn Howerton, Alex Bowman, Jayden Bartels, Mia Moore, Mike Quirk, Pedro Patricio, Dominic Rains, Shaun Sutton, Adam Linzey, Mallory Ortega, Tom Watts, Christ Morocco, Jan Benzouska, Johnson Thomasson, Joe Shirley, Barnet Kellman, Micharl Fink
Run Time: 16 minutes
Synopsis: Sometimes, all you need to comfort a nine-year-old is a cold beer, a couple f-bombs, and a little magic.
Producer(s): Thomas Piedra, Carlos Antonio Leon, David Da Silva, Claudia Lepage
Director(s): Javier Mujica
Writer(s): Javier Mujica, Thomas Piedra, Ernesto Ceballos
Cast & Crew: Ernesto Ceballos, Erik Ronzo, Carlos Antonio Leon, Martha Tarazona, Thomas Piedra
Run Time: 97 minutes
Synopsis: Inspired by true events, “The 86” highlights the activities of a band of 86 street thugs that were famous for their strong presence in the Caracas’s scene during the 1980’s.
Producer(s): Derek Wayne Johnson, Chris May, Emmett James,
Director(s): Derek Wayne Johnson
Writer(s): Derek Wayne Johnson
Cast & Crew: John G. Avildsen, Burt Reynolds, Jerry Weintraub, Martin Scorsese, Ralph Macchio, Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire
Run Time: 78 minutes
Synopsis: An examination of the life, career and films of the Oscar-winning director of ‘Rocky’ and ‘The Karate Kid’ featuring exclusive never-before-seen interviews from Sylvester Stallone, Ralph Macchio, Martin Scorsese, Burt Reynolds, Jerry Weintraub, Talia Shire and many more.
Director(s): Marc Pannia
Writer(s): Marc Pannia (Co-Writer), Lilianna Wilde (Co-Writer)
Cast & Crew: Reiley Dandy, Sam Krumrine, Marco Tomselli, Matthew Part
Run Time: 4 minutes
Synopsis: In the blink of an eye, Sam circles back to memories as his relationship falls apart. While living in the past, will he miss what’s right in front of him?
Producer(s): David Rizik, Tracy Rizik, Jessica Horrigan
Director(s): Alexandria Rizik
Writer(s): Alexandria Rizik
Cast & Crew: Tyler Burke, Farrell Roland, Stephanie Dobash, Joseph Bassani, Colin Dobash, Brandon Chavez, Benson Farris, Cam Watters, Justin Morina, Kayla Windsor, Nate Doane, Cobe Bourbon
Run Time: 5 minutes
Synopsis: Contentment is a short film exploring contentment vs. happiness through our protagonist, Scout, and her relationships with two different men.
Producer(s): Corey Large, George Zakk
Director(s): Tom Sierchio
Writer(s): Tom Sierchio
Cast & Crew: Dash Mihok, Suki Waterhouse, Vincent Piazza, Abbie Cornish, Johnny Messner, Luke Wilson
Synopsis: The Girl Who Invented Kissing is a beautifully written ensemble drama by veteran screenwriter Tom Sierchio (‘Untamed Heart’). Set in Bloomfield, New Jersey, The Girl Who Invented Kissing is an intimate story about a nameless, pill-popping drifter girl who enters the life of two lonely brothers and changes them forever. It is the tale of Victor, a lovable lummox who is often the butt of the joke in the neighborhood.
Producer(s): Adam Hancock, Joe Bartenhagen, Kelsey Daniels
Director(s): Adam Hancock
Writer(s): Joe Bartenhagen
Cast & Crew: T.J. Lowther, Paul Kiernan, Michael Patwin, Caitwin Barrett, Rick McFarland
Synopsis: A deeply troubled man, reeling from a failed office romance, journeys into new mental territory and quite possibly time travel.
Producer(s): Rick Darge, Damien Monier, Mark Watts, Morten Hansen
Director(s): Rick Darge
Writer(s): Rick Darge
Cast & Crew: Kyle Gallner, Adam Herschman, Celia Diane, Clea DuVall, Devin Finch, Alan Watts, Leah Russell, Shawn Smith, Richard Gonzalez, Craig Samuels, Fletcher Alliston, Sasha Glasser, Diana Khimshiashivili, Andrew Henry
Run Time: 95 minutes
Synopsis: Trapped by daily routine, a man experiences complete freedom by dreaming himself across the country in a psychedelic Volkswagen with the guiding words of philosopher Alan Watts.
Producer(s): Logan George, Celine Held (Co-Producer)
Director(s): Logan George, Celine Held (Co-Director)
Writer(s): Logan George, Celine Held (Co-Writer)
Cast & Crew: Aamarhi Nicholson, Nikesh Ghimire, Shahla Al Balushi, Yuza Hiroumi, David Baloche
Synopsis: Four high schoolers across the world reveal their primal selves when faced with moral dilemmas.
Producer(s): Elegance Bratton (Executive Producer), Ashley Alexander, Harry Cepka, Brittany Fennell, Yolonda Ross
Director(s): Elegance Bratton
Writer(s): Elegance Bratton
Cast & Crew: Yolongda Ross, Aaliyah King, Brenda Holder
Synopsis: Hassan Kendricks is set to make his Femme Queen debut in the shimmering lights of the Ballroom scene voguing as a girl named Hanna. His two worlds collide when his mom shows up and discovers her secret life.
Producer(s): Gabrielle Stone (Co-Producer)
Director(s): Gabrielle Stone (Co-Director), Roze (Co-Director)
Writer(s): Gabrielle Stone (Co-Writer), Roze (Co-Writer)
Cast & Crew: Elizabeth Mihelich (Production Manager), Alex Lynn Ward, Randy Wayne, Adalgiza Chermont, Amanda Wyss, Christ Mulkey, MQ TRan, Sydney Sweeney, Jayson Crothers, Lauryn Berger, Chad Braker, Daniel D. Smith, John Avarese, April Garcia, Julie Marquez
Run Time: 14 minutes
Synopsis: Paige must choose between love and fear before she has no choices left to make.
Producer(s): Pouria Heidary Oureh, Ali Sadraei
Director(s): Pouria Heidary Oureh
Writer(s): Pouria Heidary Oureh
Cast & Crew: Pedram Ansari, Narbe Vartan, Samvel Sarkisyan, Hovhannes Azoyan
Synopsis: Aram, the Iranian Armenian youth who has immigrated to the US in childhood returns to Armenia for the first time to propose to an Armenian girlfriend Aram met and lived with in the US. Aram sees many cultural, religious, and national differences on the one day trip, but harder obstacles are ahead.