An ordinary suburban mom carefully plans a life-changing trip to Paris, but when her plans go terribly awry, she finds herself alone on the banks of the Seine wondering why the city of dreams cannot magically fill her life with meaning in Picture Paris.
Screening as part of the Shorts: Escape Clause program. | Read More
Piece By Piece is a documentary about the resurgence of the Rubik's Cube and, specifically, the sport of speedcubing. Meet one of the original creators of a well-known speedcubing algorithm and the 1982 Swedish speedcubing champion. Watch one-handed cubing and the blindfolded competition, in which competitors memorize the entire cube before covering their eyes and solving it in under 2 minutes. Whether they are 11 years old or 31, clean-cut or covered in tattoos, these different characters entertain as they explain what goes on inside their heads as they solve the cube. | Read MoreFemale Director(s) and Documentary
Liam and Michael are professional safecrackers who meet on a simple job to relieve an office safe of its contents, but there's a catch—a light-activated alarm system impels the men to embark on aPitch Black Heist.
Screening as part of the Shorts: Status Update program. | Read MoreThriller
Playground politics soon boil over when Paul and Kate excitedly arrive for dinner at the home of a cool couple from their kids’ school, only to discover an interloping third couple already in attendance. | Read MoreDrama and Relationships
Can video games do journalism? This is the question posed by Playing the News, which examines the role played by video game company Kuma War in connecting young people to current events, particularly the war in Iraq. After designing a video game based on the November 2004 siege of Fallujah, Kuma War began to think of itself as a news organization. But war reporting has certainly never looked like this before. | Read MoreDocumentary
Alone in a brightly lit studio, a ballerina recalls her old choreography, leaping and spinning in front of an invisible audience in Prima.
Screening as part of the Shorts: Escape Clause program. | Read MoreDrama