Short Film Festival – Sat. Jan 15th – Best of Drama (2nd screening in February)

SEE THE FULL LINEUP OF FILMS:

EXILE, 15min., USA, Drama

Directed by Diego Bolivar

A Hispanic couple fights over not so simple matters of their past. Confined to a small apartment in Chicago, lack of communication with other people, and the despair during the pandemic, take their disagreement to the next level.

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GREENHORN, 11min., USA, Drama

Directed by Kevin Staake

A lone soldier has a series of increasingly peculiar experiences, giving way to an all-too-familiar cause.

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COMPEL, 17min., USA, Drama

Directed by Patrick Coleman Duncan

“You better be careful. You don’t want it to carry you away.”

Jessica is recently separated and looking for some sexual intrigue. She brings home Dan, a stranger who may have gotten more than he bargained for when her soon-to-be-ex husband Jeff pays her a surprise visit. The couple airs their grievances as Dan remains on, a captive witness to a scene of pending domestic violence.

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HOME VIDEO, 15min., Drama

Directed by Cole Marvin

Still living with her parents, Caroline takes the big step forward of living on her own. After constant reminders of her mother’s disbelief and the new challenges on move-in day, Caroline starts doubting her ability to take on the new responsibilities.

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VELCRO: A STUDY IN POLYVAGAL EQUINE, 6min., USA, Documentary

Directed by Ted Thomas

The story of an amazing horse who was abused as a foal, but now uses her unique abilities to help those in need.

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DAMASCENE, 15min., Syrian Arab Republic, Drama/War

Directed by Diana Mustafa Jamal Kadah

During an airstrike, in a Civil war-ravaged, Syria, three teenage boys desperately seek refuge in an abandoned, run-down building.

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