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Are You Holding Me, or Am I Holding Myself?
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/241199780 SYNOPSIS An experimental film that visually examines the relationship between our minds and our bodies, our thoughts and our actions and the gaps between what we want to feel and what we actually experience. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: César Brodermann, Writer: César Brodermann Producer: César Brodermann FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: USA Language: English
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the beautiful: The Stories She Tell
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS By unraveling her head scarf, a woman reveals her hair as well as her reflections on black self-image. SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 26, 2018 10:00 am Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Maeve Jackson (will attend the festival) Writer: Destinny Fletcher Producer: Maeve Jackson FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: USA Language: English
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Bless Me Father
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A parish priest is faced with a moral dilemma when a local parishioner comes to deliver a confession which directly affects the priest’s life and that of his extended family. The priest is torn between his duty to offer forgiveness and his personal reaction to such a life changing revelation. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Paul Horan Writer: Paul Horan Producers: Paul Horan, Mike Donnelly FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
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Charmer
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A middle-aged woman meets up for a date with a bachelor she met on an Internet dating site. On first impression he’s unpleasant and blunt, but as the date goes on, the pair finds a common ground in their shared loneliness and romantic failures. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Judah Finnigan (will attend the festival) Writer: Judah Finnigan Producer: Olivia Shanks FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: New Zealand Language: English
Jul 31
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Coming of Age
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS The loss of innocence can come at any age. In the afterglow of sex, a generation gap opens between two men as they struggle to define trust in the age of open marriage and No-Strings-Attached hookups. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 1:30 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Doug Tompos Writer: Doug Tompos Producers: Doug Tompos, Risa Bramon Garcia, Steve Braun FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 8 min Location: USA Language: English
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Dormancy
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS A young French Canadian couple living in rural Vermont confronts a strange new reality after the passage of the 1931 Vermont Law, “An Act for Human Betterment by Voluntary Sterilization.” The woman, Emily Cloutier, struggles to hold onto the future that she dreams of. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Luke Becker-Lowe (will attend the festival), Nicholas Callais Writer: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais Producers: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 31
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Dr. Mantis
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Dr. Mantis is a practicing psychotherapist and a full time praying mantis. Fred is her patient and an annoying transitioning caterpillar. Fred bugs her so much that, at this appointment, Dr. Mantis makes Fred pay in advance. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Brandon Mikolaski Writers: Andrew Smith and Rob Bartlett Producer: Gary Grant FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: USA Language: English
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Eden
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Adam and Eve are bored to death in the Garden of Eden. One night, they run off in God’s Cabriolet. Early the next morning, God notices their absence. Furious, he summons a Dinosaur, his henchman, and sends him to get the fugitives. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 1:30 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Julie Caty Writer: Julie Caty Producer: Ron Dyens FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 5 min Location: France Language: Silent
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Endure
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Endure chronicles a young man’s struggle to return to his normal life after the loss of a loved one. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 24, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Walter Mirkss Writer: Walter Mirkss Producer: Gary Ray King FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: USA Language: English
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Fings
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A spoken word poem about a man’s battle with challenging philosophical concepts. He begins to question everything around him and even himself. Is he real? What if everything is just in his head? SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 1:30 pm Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Adam McHattie Writers: Adam McHattie, Louis Gilman Producer: Adam McHattie FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: United Kingdom Language: English
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Four Keys
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Since January of 2017, thousands of immigrants have chosen to cross the Canadian border, self-deporting from America. With nonconsensual deportation and family separation both common practices in the U.S., self-deportation is the only option for some, as depicted in this powerful narrative short. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:30 pm Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Israel Brooks (will attend the festival) Writers: Israel Brooks, Nadia Barbarossa Producers: Israel Brooks, Nadia Barbarossa FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 13 min Locations: USA, Puerto Rico Language: English
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Gloria Talks Funny
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS When struggling voice actress, Gloria, discovers her agent failed to tell her that her claim-to-fame cartoon is being remade, she sets her sights on reprising her role as the famous BioBoy. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Kendall Goldberg Writer: Kendall Goldberg Producer: Michael Stanziale FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 18 min Location: USA Language: English