6:00pm Thomas Morahan Waterfront Park, Greenwood Lake, NY - $11
PRIDE OF DC: THE HYDE RUGBY ODYSSEY – Documentary
Directed by Jonni Masella – New York
By infusing Hyde School’s character philosophy with rugby’s immense culture of brotherhood, Hyde Rugby opens up a broader concept of “family” for a local DC community where each individual is valued and embraced in the game and in life. SEE TRAILER HERE…
DER LETZTE SEINER ART (THE LAST OF HIS KIND) – Documentary
Directed by Janik von Wilmsdorff
This is the story of Paul, a broken man. A man who has lost everything. A man whose home is now like a ghost town, attracting rubberneckers every day, from all over the world. Since his birth, Paul himself has never gone farther than a few kilometers from this place, because his heart belongs here.
GUTARGU – Short Film
Directed by Raju Desai – India
Gutargu is a romantic Hindi short story about a guy a girl who admire each other and are falling for each other secretly. Their unusual love story takes place on a rooftop. Will their love story have a happy ending?
VITHDHAI (FEAR FOR SOMETHING) – Short Film
Directed by Harish Gokul – India
Vithdhai (Fear For Something) is a light-hearted narration of 4 friends, how they face the fear factor, and how they overcome it.
YOURS PAM PAM – Short Film
Directed by Mehroz Amin – Pakistan
In 1980, loved ones used to talk through love letters in Pakistan. There is a guy who manipulates love letters for money. One day an anonymous letter comes through his door and he starts to fall for the words.
BURNING SMELL OF STONE – Short Film
Directed by Zardosht Afshari – Iran
An old man with his little granddaughter opens his grocery store after several days. But except for a woman, none of the women in the neighborhood buy from the old man’s shop. SEE TRAILER HERE…
ARE YOU VOLLEYBALL?! – Short Film
Directed by Mohammad Bakhshi – Iran
A group of Arabian-speaking asylum seekers arrive to an English-speaking country border and can’t keep going. They conflict with border soldiers everyday till a deaf-mute baby becomes a catalyst for better communication between two groups.
UTOPIA – Short Film
Directed by Mahdi Ghorbani – Iran
After finding out that her sister hanged herself, naïve, innocent, conservative Shiva searches for the secret of her sister’s suicide and tries to follow the different clues to find out the reason of her suicide. SEE TRAILER HERE…
CURING THE INCURABLE? – Documentary
Directed by Gary Null – New York
People around the globe who follow the standard American diet are suffering from a myriad of diseases, but by adapting a plant-based diet, exercise programs, stress reduction, meditation, and clearing the mind of negative thinking, they have achieved dramatic results. In this film, we meet with medical experts, doctors, nurses, psychologists, and others, who are using new techniques, cutting edge science and breakthrough methods, to restore people to optimal health. SEE TRAILER HERE…
WEIGHT – Feature Film
Directed by Rob Margolies – New York
Randy Quaid, Ashley Johnson, Jason Mewes, Peter Scolari, Kathy Najimy, Lilli Stein
A 280 pound 27-year-old diabetic decides to join a gym and eat healthy after being rejected by the girl of his dreams because she doesn’t want to be with a man who might die young from a heart attack like her father.
READY – Short Film
Directed by Melissa Farman – California
A reclusive mother and her young son celebrate the end of their relationship before she releases him into the world.
21 YEARS – A FOLDED FLAG – Documentary
Directed by Richard A. Fitts, Jr. – Massachusetts
50 years ago, the small town of Abington, Massachusetts not only lost a Vietnam war hero, but a young child lost his father. Now, a half-century later this Special Forces soldier’s story is told through a son’s cathartic journey to discover who his father was. See trailer HERE…
U.S.M.C – THE FEW THE PROUD – Documentary
Directed by Xiaoya Ma – California
Deep into the United States Marine Corps recruit camp, where recruits need to fight with challenges and find ways to the new path, to explore how they overcome every obstacle to become trained confident Marines. Throughout interviewing with drill instructors, new recruits and their parents, this documentary reflects the core value of the United States Marines.