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This Is The Way We Rise
27 Jul, 2020. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS A vibrant exploration into the creative process, the film follows kinetic slam poet Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio as her calling to protect Mauna Kea (a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaiʻi) reinvigorates her art. ONLINE AVAILABILITY Dates: Thursday, August 27 - Thursday, September 3 Time: All hours Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket Location: Documentary Short Program - PORTRAITS NOTE: Single Ticket to this film includes all short films in the Documentary Program 2 - Portraits: 69 min. CREDITS Director: Ciara Lacy Writer: Ciara Lacy Producer: Adithya Sambamurthy, Matthew Cushing, Chapin Hall FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length:…
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Little Rink
27 Jul, 2020. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS In the sphere of revered sporting events, there's the Olympics, the Super Bowl and the World Series. And then there's the TJ Rugg Table Hockey Tournament. Eighteen of North America’s most elite players have traveled across the continent to Carragher's Bar in NYC to be named the champion of the little rink. Throughout the day, we get to know several of the players and learn why they are devoted to this quirky sport. https://vimeo.com/422918719 ONLINE AVAILABILITY Dates: Thursday, August 27 - Thursday, September 3 Time: All hours Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket Location: Documentary Short Program…
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Driven
27 Jul, 2020. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS In a world of adrenaline and speed, a quadriplegic race car driver pushes to keep his dream of racing alive. https://vimeo.com/331152209 ONLINE AVAILABILITY Dates: Thursday, August 27 - Thursday, September 3 Time: All hours Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket Location: Documentary Short Program - PORTRAITS NOTE: Single Ticket to this film includes all short films in the Documentary Program 2 - Portraits: 69 min. CREDITS Director: Cody Wilson Writer: Cody Wilson Producer: Tiffany Gist & Alexandra Roberson FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length: 17 min Location: USA Language: English
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The Twins (Rise & Fall)
27 Jul, 2020. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS This experimental short film contrasts the original 1976 commercial about the construction of New York City’s Twin Towers with rare footage of the clean-up efforts at Ground Zero from September 2001 to May 2002. The split-screen throughout the video tells a story of the various kinds of labor that surround the rise and fall of the Twin Towers: first, the construction of the towers and then the clean-up following the devastating terror attacks. ONLINE AVAILABILITY Dates: Thursday, August 27 - Thursday, September 3 Time: All hours Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket Location: Documentary Short Program -…
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Desert Mourning
27 Jul, 2020. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS What is lost when landscapes change? Focused on the ongoing conflict over the Grand Staircase-Escalante national monument in southern Utah, this short documentary investigates how individuals from different communities neighboring the land grapple with boundaries, and lifestyles, in flux. https://vimeo.com/401729163 ONLINE AVAILABILITY Dates: Thursday, August 27 - Thursday, September 3 Time: All hours Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket Location: Documentary Short Program - PORTRAITS NOTE: Single Ticket to this film includes all short films in the Documentary Program 2 - Portraits: 69 min. CREDITS Director: Henry Kinder Writer: Henry Kinder Producer: Marsha Holland, Albert Tholen FILM INFORMATION…