This Devastating Life

wednesday, August 10 | 8:15Pm


A Story of One Parisian Girl

This story is about teenage girl Sophie who decided to commit suicide. Sophie is reflecting on her life after she realizes that she is dead. She tells us a story why she decided to take her own life.

DIRECTOR:

Alina Reyzelman


Boneshaker

A young actor's anxiety is aggravated by a series of absurd encounters.

composers:

Nicholas Webber, Casey Spindler, Dan Rieser

screenwriters: 

Nicholas Webber, Casey Spindler

cast:

Nicholas Webber, Casey Spindler, Andrew Cisneros, Tal Lavi, Hisham Tawfiq, Sarah Wilson, Kira McCarthy

directors: 

Geoff Bailey, Casey Spindler, Nicholas Webber

executive producers: 

Nicholas Webber, Casey Spindler

cinematographer:

Paul Niccolls

EDITOR:

Bryan Wizemann, Jef Taylor


Fifteen

When fifteen year old Rose travels with a friend to NYC to buy fake IDs, she finds herself in a battle with honesty, responsibility, and hard consequences.

DIRECTORs: 

William Hochman, Raymond Williams

Executive producer + screenwriter:

William Hochman

cinematographer:

Keith Hopkin

CAST: 

Tara Rose Schreiber, Justin James Lang, Kara Criscione, William Hochman


Hope

Claudia Recher is a young woman who has lived a horrible situation. Her identity becomes an illusion as she struggles to assemble the loose fragments of wrecked life.

CAST: 

Julia Molins

DIRECTOR + executive producer + screenwriter: 

Aleix Buch

cinematographer: 

Oriol Colomar


Makeup

A young girl tries to get close to her absent mother by putting on her makeup, only to realize why she shouldn't emulate her.

DIRECTOR + SCREENWRITER: 

Hannah Whisenant


Piano

A young woman with a dream of playing music is forced to work as an escort to make ends meet.

composer: 

Jay Sagong

cast: 

Christine Lee, Taegung Sone, David J. Lee, Jayden Sung, Aram Park, Edward Lee, Jin An, Jun Park, Lawrence Woo, Sang H. Jun, SaeYoung Sone, Shaun Anderson, Trung Ngo, Erina Meike, HeaMin Choi, TaeYeon Kim, Cas Holt, Anastasia Shiyanova, Charles Rich, Emanuele Michetti, Erik Roldan, Jay Sagong, Michelle DePrizio, Nathalie ThétrAiles, Ronnie Kosa

DIRECTOR + screenwriter: 

Deukyun Hwang

cinematographer:

Dave Watts

EDITOR: 

Gil Choi


Solo

A passive 30-year old man living with his overbearing elderly mother decides to take a stand and join his local church's choir, much to the dismay of his mother, who begins a plot of her own.

EDITOR + screenwriter: 

Thomas Emmet Ashton

cast:

Marcia Haufrecht, Jamie Richard, Brian Gallagher

DIRECTORs: 

Patrick E. McCarthy, Thomas Emmet Ashton

CINEMATOGRAPHER:

Garrett Diffenbaugh


The Farthest Apple from the Tree

A troubled young teen determined to confront his estranged father takes a cross-country trip with his reluctant best friend after stealing a 1965 Chevy Corvair.

SCREENWRITERS:

Elmo Kebour, Andrea Gavazzi

cast:

Ryan Brennan, Bartek Szymanski, Audrey Hall, Curutchet Merchu

DIRECTOR + editor: 

Elmo Kebour

CINEMATOGRAPHER:

Andrea Gavazzi


Working Poor

When the rent comes due and his bank account has been tapped out, a single father goes to extraordinary lengths to make a life for himself and his young daughter in his working class neighborhood.

DIRECTOR + screenwriter: 

Steven Bozga