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SHOWING RESULTS | FILMS FROM THE FESTIVAL YEAR 2010
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SENTIMENTAL ENGINE SLAYER

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 97 minutes
  • Directed By: Omar Rodriguez Lopez
  • Country: USA and Mexico
Reality and fantasy entangle in the semi-autobiographical tale of a twentysomething misfit's loopy trip through manhood in the dusty US-Mexico border town of El Paso, Texas. While director/writer/star Omar Rodriguez Lopez's psychedelic sonic sensibilities are most well-known for fueling the Grammy-winning rockers The Mars Volta, it is piercingly clear that he is also as a riveting and rare voice for independent American cinema. | Read More
Drama and Music
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SHORTS: BETWEEN THE LINES

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 101 minutes
  • Country: (none)
Things aren’t always as they appear in these short narrative films.

In Roots in Water three estranged siblings reunite following the death of the mother to settle unfinished emotional business. Khani is faced with an overwhelming task by the wealthy family he serves in The Pool Party. Two slackers seek a solution to their financial problems with the help of a guru in The Third Rule. Father and daughter connect and converse in Brucie. A young girl’s low self-esteem is redeemed in Father Christmas Doesn’t Come Here. A couple in crisis find their way to a desert motel in Bastard. Discover why the chicken did cross the road in Athena. | Read More
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SHORTS: EXPERIMENTAL COLLISIONS

  • Runtime: 93 minutes
  • Country: (none)
Dynamic editing rhythms infuse these found footage, animation, and live-action experimental movies.

The filmmakers portray the human figure and the physical environment with a riveting array of avant-garde techniques. These range from mirror images to extended tracking shots that lead directly into the mind’s eye. In experimental cinema, everything culminates in abstract patterns ingrained in the landscape of the film frame. Films include: Grandmother’s Eye, Release, Walkway, Lachen Verlernt, This disk is the same as the other one, Collision of Parts, Berlin, The Delicate Art of the Bludgeon, BLACK WHITE BLACK WHITE, and The Visible and Invisible of a Body Under Tension. | Read More
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SHORTS: FLASHBACK

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 98 minutes
  • Country: USA
The past collides with the present as these short documentaries relive and reflect politics, culture and music.

Her evolution is traced from farm girl to costume designer to civil rights activist in Out of Infamy: Michi Nishiura Weglyn. Actor/activist James Cromwell regales his experience with the Black Panther Party in A .45 at 50th. Three immigrant soldiers sweat through basic training hoping to achieve US citizenship in New American Soldier. A momentary meeting becomes a search for love in Missed Connections. Meet Zeus, Cuba’s most popular heavy metal band, in Hard Rock Havana. New York, 1983, the Bronx—and the eruption of hip-hop in White Lines & the Fever: The Death of DJ Junebug. | Read More
Documentary
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SHORTS: HARD CORE

  • Runtime: 88 minutes
  • Country: (none)

Our New York, New York program returns with strong characters set in the city that can make you or break you.

Sometimes it takes an antihero to clean up the streets in Something in the Air. A young man finds a safe space between the present and the afterlife In Space. The 1940s jazz milieu sets the stage for a composer and his consequences in Billy and Aaron. The situation: three boys from Queens, a missing wallet and a prostitute named Cookie. In Bedford Park Boulevard, 15-year-old Byron struggles to outwit a school system that seems against him. Discover where the location is in F--K. Being a good neighbor brings about some bizarre consequences to a couple of The New Tenants. | Read More

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SHORTS: IDENTITY THEFT

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Country: (none)
Questions about who you are and what you want abound in these short films.

The breakup happens but the break does not in some boys don’t leave. When Ardal challenges Miss Purdy’s boyfriend to a dual for her affection, 2nd grade will never be the same in The Crush. After their crappy high school team loses the big game (again), a football player and a band geek confront each other on the way home in Poi Dogs. A vinyl Record evokes memories of the past. An amusement park summer leads to life lessons in Loop Planes. A soldier father and his young son share a shave and say goodbye before a military mission in Kiss. A tattooed gang member’s outlook on life is changed forever when he takes a Day Trip. While under house arrest, Mauro is taunted by three local boys through his window in Arena. | Read More
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SHORTS: WISHFUL THINKING

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Country: (none)
Characters are confronted by decisions and indecision in this narrative program.

In A Border Story, a Mexican immigrant and a young American boy try to survive the remote desert. A young woman attempts to regain both her mother’s trust and her daughter’s love in Delilah, Before. Hold your breath when three teenage boys break into their school in The Pool. Recent retiree Edgar feels unneeded by society until he hatches a plan to change his life. A timid soundman teams up with a goth girl to get back what is rightfully his in Epic Fail. After a faked suicide attempt Jay accepts visits from her well-meaning friends in Cried Suicide. At The Wake of his best friend’s father, a loser and a little boy form an unlikely friendship. More than champagne is uncorked on New Year’s Eve for Zelda at The Dinner Party. | Read More
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SHREK FOREVER AFTER

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Country: USA
Longing for the days when he felt like a "real ogre," Shrek is duped into signing a pact with Rumpelstiltskin and suddenly finds himself in an alternate version of Far Far Away! Rumpelstiltskin is king and Shrek and Fiona have never met. It's up to Shrek to undo all he's done, restore his world and reclaim his one True Love. | Read More
Comedy and Animation
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SNAP

  • Release Year: 2010
  • Runtime: 86 minutes
  • Directed By: Carmel Winters
  • Country: Ireland
With a fresh and intense style, playwright-turned-director Carmel Winters composes a gripping psychological drama about three generations of a family poised to repeat the mistakes of the past. Aisling O'Sullivan (The War Zone) commands the screen as a calloused mother who will do anything to protect her son—even go as far to deny her own past. From the producers of TFF award winner Eden and the Academy Award® winner Once. | Read More
Drama and Female Director(s)
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