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Friendship

9 year old, first-time filmmaker, Cameron Scout Bontrager, along with her three best friends give advice to elementary students who struggle making friends. 3 min. 30 sec. She struggled with making friends until 3rd grade. This film has helped her with her confidence and willingness to approach fellow children to start conversations.

Expecting

A woman with a perfect life learns she’s carrying a baby she didn’t expect. With no one to turn to for help, she carries to term and really comes to understand the saying “your life is over when you have kids.” Director Biography Jackie Perez is a military brat turned MIT engineer turned filmmaker. She […]

A Bumpy Ride

A small girl tries to get onto a roller coaster with a height requirement.

The Duke: Based on the Memoir “I’m The Duke” by J.P. Duke

Mired in a concussed haze, an ex-NFLer struggles to adjust to life off the field during Super Bowl Sunday.

The Birthday

A young man’s life takes a twisted turn as he ventures into the wild with his pregnant wife. Director Biography Born and raised in Long Beach, California. Brenna earned a bachelor’s degree in media studies from the University of San Francisco. She briefly spent time studying directing at Drama Centre London in the United Kingdom […]

Nite Fix

As darkness falls, a young woman enters a sinful underworld to satisfy the cravings of her inner demons. Director Biography As a graduate of Cal State University of Fullerton’s Radio/TV/Film department, Trevor aims to create energizing cinema that advances narrative, style, and diversity.

The Painted Mara

Frank, an artist, recently paralyzed, lives in despair. He falls in love with his home health aide, Tara, but doesn’t think she could want him.  Rather than remain in a reality he perceives as hopeless, Frank chooses to escape it by drinking an elixir that takes him to the Painted World, where he is whole […]

Save

Dawns . A baby breaks the silence. Director Biography Iván Sáinz-Pardo (Madrid, 1972) is licensed in direction of cinema and television by the prestigious School of Cinema of Munich (HFF MÜNCHEN). With only a handful of shorts and more than 150 prizes in film festivals of the whole world, he has monopolized the attention and […]

Chill

Chill is a touching documentary about a single woman fighting to preserve her fertility and dreams of motherhood through egg freezing in her mid-thirties. Weeks before she decided to freeze her eggs, actor, Jennifer Frappier began documenting her thoughts on fertility and parenthood. Throughout the film, Jennifer shares her story with vulnerability, courage and humor. […]

Promise Land

Director Biography YuTong Ye is a director with passion and high efficiency. His goal is to be a professional film director in the film industry. He is seeking to work as a director in a production company where can creatively tell the stories, a challenging and responsible position to achieve the goal of the company […]

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