OFFICIAL SELECTIONS ~ NOVEMBER 2021
(in order of appearance at the screening)
I'm Not A Robot
Desperate to find the perfect new employee during a job interview, a weary office manager discovers that his new recruit is not what he seems.
Laura La France
Scenes from the last running Windscape Kite Festival in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, captured on Kodak Super 8 film.
8:1-What the Hell Were You Thinking?
Forest Park, IL
Mary mildly berates her friend, Charles, for being a creep.
Based on the real myth, Lilith, Adam's first wife before Eve, rejects the role fate has chosen for her.
DN Cherry & Jessica Ecarma
A thousand year old traveling couple must make a decision when faced with catastrophic elements or risk never returning home.
We Need To Talk
A very short comedy where two friends finally confront their need to talk. Because they totally need to talk. I mean seriously. They need to talk.
A woman is held captive by a mysterious force beyond her control.
My Soul To Keep
After reading his artist daughter a bedtime story, a single father is awoken to discover her disturbingly prescient artwork and the fate it holds for him.
Mark L. Mazzeo
Matt is in the zone, he's groovin'. Until the outside world intrudes.
Kiss The Cook
A disturbed man cooks a gourmet feast with violent vigor.
Crystal Lake Lager
Chris Shern & Sean Partick Leonard
The newest commercial from Crystal Lake Lager. It’s to die for!
The New House
Stephen Homes, The S&M Experience
A new house in a new town seems like a dream come true... or is it a nightmare??
Memoirs of a Mozlem
A retelling of some not-so-pleasant experiences that a Muslim American college student and her cousin faced on a public bus.
Mad Mask - Fury Roll
A toilet paper roll tries to survive.
David L Bradburn
A young couple that have nursed their careers to be well-paid and successful by the world's standards, fail at reaching any depth of intimacy. The addition of the man's father and the contempt they now harbor for each other boil over.
Red Light, Yellow Light, Green Light
Nadia Zeddam & Pauline Bression
A beautiful day is soon ended when Rose and Lucas have an argument while playing.
Erik Jaman & Jack Raese
A story every high schooler can relate to.
San Francisco, CA
Lesbian adventures in shopping during the lead-up to pride month.
A narrative about the anxiety of starting a creative project, facing the anxiety head-on and emerging from a dark place to a state of acceptance.
State of Flux
Two attractive people run into each other on the street corner and discuss theoretical physics.
A Is For Apple
A worm finds a city inside and apple, but must escape the fascist government drones within.
An Artist's Reality
Adam John Davis
A comedic look into the life of an artist during the COVID pandemic.
Eight children's windmills make a break for freedom. Original music written by composer Josh Hagley.
A solar printed animated film about plants.
How to Wash your Hands during the Downfall of Civilization
Luna washes her hands while everything falls apart.
Rhys Aaron Lewis
When five mechanics meet for drinks after work, the youngest is left in a panic when he realizes he’s forgotten the bottle opener.
Red (or 'Rouge' in French) is the color of violence and love. This is a story about self-love, exposed through an explosion of anger, a liberating experience.
Like Father, Like Son
What's on that old camera?
A micro love story told from a different perspective.
What Happens To Roadkill
A park worker recalls a traumatic encounter, and struggles to understand of the role of violence in nature.
The Tuesday Mid-Morning Report
Seth Brady & Hearty White
Your questions will be answered and your apprehensions will be satisfied.
The Martial Art of Forgiveness
A Karate sensei, terrorised by a young delinquent decides to try and kill him with kindness.
"Mappatura. AKA: the city as a musealized taxonomy of human disappointments" is a film about a night of painful solitude, discovering the true nature of a city.
Amy visits her Mother to confront her hoarding issue and address their strained relationship. Things take a turn for the worse when the two get swept into a junk realm and must resolve their misunderstandings to escape.
A paper-cut stop-motion piece about when the words won't come out.
Be Kind, Please
An intimate look into a daughter's complicated relationship with her father, told through compiled voicemails and damaged analog tapes.
Posted No Hunting
An encounter in the woods is captured on a trail cam.
Lise and Laurine like to play a game: "How much money would it take...?