In a story that confronts the American opioid epidemic head-on, one man recounts his tale of addiction, recovery, family
and regret during a Narcotics Anonymous meeting that is
anything but ordinary.
Directorial debut of Emmy Award winner Heather Tom.
Director: Heather Tom
Producer: Victor Mazzone
Writer: Zach Bandler
Cast: Vince Nappo, Blake Clendenin
The Games We Play
Comedy / USA / 10 min.
An innocent game among friends forever alters the course of
Director: Rich Newey, Annika Marks
Producer: Annika Marks, Rich Newey
Writer: Annika Marks
Cast: Thomas Sadoski, Annika Marks, Missy Yager
Comedy / USA / 5 min.
Before meeting his fiancée's father for the first time, a man must
finally overcome his inability to tie his shoe laces or risk losing his
Director: Kevin Broberg
Producer: John Bonenberger, Maxx Capps
Writer: Kevin Broberg
Cast: Connor Tillman, Molly Wilbanks
Drama / USA / 7 min.
A man lost in the present drifts through his past.
Odd is terrified of his head, until one day he
falls in love with Gunn who is both fearless and
happy in life. Odd's life is turned upside down
and he is freed from his worries in the most
Director: Kristin Ulseth
Producer: Kristin Ulseth, Fredrik Fottland
Writer: Maria Avramova, Kristin Ulseth
Drama / USA / 8 min.
Set in the cutthroat world of Wall Street, a young star investor is
forced to confront hidden realities when he is framed for a crime he
did not commit by his manipulative boss.
Director: Michael Grant, Stephanie Katherine Grant
Producer: Michael Grant, Stephanie Katherine Grant
Writer: Michael Grant, Stephanie Katherine Grant
Cast: Michael Grant, Robert Sisko, Howard
Suspense/Thriller / USA / 18 min.
"JC" is the daring new vision of William Shakespeare's political thriller "Julius Caesar". The film, centering around Portia and her husband Brutus, mixes documentary footage, with narrative photography and cutting-edge organic visual effects.
Director: Matt Boatright-Simon
Producer: David Waite, Jon Meier
Writer: William Shakespeare, Matt Boatright-Simon
Cast: Francesca Manzi, Charles Porter, Brad MacDonald
The Drone and the Kid
Foreign / USA / 13 min.
A lonely Pakistani boy finds the camera device from a
crashed U.S. military drone and is able to finally get the
attention he craves when he discovers it's still able to
transmit to the American drone operator on the other
Director: Imran J. Khan
Producer: Fayyaz Adrees, Randa Serag
Writer: Imran J. Khan
Cast: Uzair Ali, Faisal Chaudhary
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