2020 SCREENING SCHEDULE
(Screenings are from 7-9pm)
• titles in alphabetical order. not in screening order.
• one screening pass is for entire screening block.
Offended by his kidnappers' low demands, a university professor uses basic economics to increase his ransom and get in on the action.
Dark Comedy / Crime
During a judo tournament, two young boys face each other, under the gaze of their parents. The pressure rises in the room.
After surviving a brutal amputation during the Civil War, James Hanger returns home emotionally and physically broken. In order to survive his depression, he designs and builds the first prosthetic leg with knee and ankle joints. Recipient of the Alfred P. Sloan Production Grant.
Drama / Period
A poignant tale of longing and loss is revealed when a timeworn journal transports a young girl to a place of enchanting wonders.
Merle, a small-town simpleton still grieving over the loss of his mother, fills his days with a strange hobby: crashing strangers’ funerals. Most people look past the oddball behavior, but he picks the wrong wake to attend when he goes to the Thornburns’ house. It seems the death of a teenage boy is the unseen line he shouldn’t have crossed.
Drama / LGBT
The bronze fly
A painter gives three magic pills to his visually impaired girlfriend, then intentionally loses her in the crowd. Thanks to a painting and to the three pills that transform the view into a painting style, she will search for the painter and his secret, without suspecting that, in the shadows, he will observe her during his passionate quest.
“Two Halves” is a music video produced in collaboration with Highland Kites, for their single by the same name, which is available on iTunes, Bandcamp, and Spotify.
A Marine is always faithful. So is man's best friend. Walking Point centers around a young Marine, Private John Markle, and his donated canine companion, Duke. They must survive battle in the Pacific in order to fulfill the two promises he made prior to being shipped out.
Drama / Historical / Military / Romance / Dogs
When a season of great peril arrives, so too does the opportunity for great change. Youthful Faces brings together some of NYC’s best Broadway dancers, award-winning choreographer Lane Napper, the music of Jour Majesty and visionary filmmaker Michael C. Perry, as catalysts for our younger generation to have a voice in their futures. Now is the time to speak up and speak out to illuminate the future you want to see. Youthful faces, raise your voices – right here, right now.
*Films subject to change without notification.