Sunday, October 18 @ 4:00 PM (72 min + filmmaker Q&A)
Ridgefield Theater Barn
37 Halpin Lane, Ridgefield
USA - Narrative Short (18:43)
Director - Maritza Gomez
In the strenuous world of children’s party entertainment, an overly positive and well-meaning “princess” must win over a practical writer who is doing a story on female role models.
40 MINUTES OVER MAUI
USA - Narrative Short (13:00)
Director - Michael Feld, Josh Covitt
In the middle of a peaceful Hawaiian vacation, a couple has to grapple with a crisis that may not only forever affect their lives, but also all of humanity.
AGE OF BRYCE
USA - Family Friendly Short (9:50)
Director - David Feagan, Brian Elliot
Smothered by an adoring, over-protective mom, 12-year-old Bryce Yancy Paul (Bip) is pushed to the brink of pubescent revolution. It’s time to ripen. Bloom. Break the shackles of parental paranoia. It’s the Age of Bryce. Sometimes a man’s gotta do what a man’s gotta do.
USA - Narrative Short (3:39)
Director - Alex Grossman
When a struggling stand-up comedian refuses to perform for the International Federation of Beekeepers, his exhausted manager must convince him the show must go on.
Ireland - Narrative Short (9:20)
Director - Brendan Canty
A fledgling journalist with a faulty car stereo has to sacrifice her job interview to take her Grandad to the hospital. This results in the most awkward journey of her life.
ONE ACTOR SHORT -
USA - Narrative Short (9:25)
Director - Yuval David
Yuval David and his film crew step into public areas of New York City, pull together a cast of random strangers, and direct them through improvised scenes to develop the plot of the film based on each new cast member and the progression of each scene.
USA - Narrative Short (7:19)
Director - John Piazza
A slovenly fellow is compelled to attempt a menial task.