Total running time: 108 minutes
USA, 2019, 15 minutes, narrative
A Jewish housewife and a young Mexican day worker forge an unlikely bond during Passover preparations in Hasidic Brooklyn.
In Person: Michal Birnbaum (writer, producer, lead actor), Nadav Remez (composer, producer), and Lorena Rodriguez (producer, lead actor) - April 30 only
USA, 2018, 16 minutes, narrative
Five affecting vignettes are each loosely based on gang killings committed in a four-block radius in Chicago's East Rogers Park neighborhood. Together, they offer a critique on this nation's gun violence and a plea to change the vicious tit-for-tat cycle.
Norway, 2018, 15 minutes, 2018, narrative
Jake Johnson and Jason Schwartzman, two NASA astronauts training for the lunar landscape of the moon, soon discover what obstacles one can encounter when facing an Icelandic sheep farmer.
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Adam Vincent Wright
USA, 2019, 5 minutes, narrative
Two kids connect with an eye toward happiness and a disregard for gender roles.