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Sunday, November 20th: Feature Film: 5 South and Filmmaker Q&A

Film Sunday, November 20th: Feature Film: 5 South and Filmmaker Q&A Directed by Chris Boyd A young woman, back home in San Diego, pushes against the constraints of her existence.
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Ang Motel

Film Ang Motel Directed by Jon Matthews A young woman shares her motel room with an elderly Filipina woman, when she is stranded in a…

Thursday, December 15: ‘Caged and Wild’ Special Screening and Filmmaker Q&A

Special Event Thursday, December 15: ‘Caged and Wild’ Special Screening and Filmmaker Q&A   Samantha Sinclair (Paisley Bird) is living a life of fear and abuse under her wicked husband Doug...
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Don’t Let Me Sink

Film Don’t Let Me Sink Directed by Vu Diep Mai Lily has just lost her husband and son, Marcos and Lucas, and is left behind with her two…
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Estranged

Film Estranged Directed by Aiden Keltner Abigail’s disconnection from her peers is magnified as she relives a past trauma in the middle of her…
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Eucalyptus

Film Eucalyptus Directed by Nate Riedel A woman isolated in quarantine ventures into the monotony of daily life in her apartment. She breaks free…
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Eulogy

Film Eulogy Directed by Sergio Lopez A grieving brother tries to find the strength to write his twin's eulogy.
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Libertyville

Film Libertyville Directed by Devin Scott At an Orthodox cemetery in the Midwest, 11-year-old Suzana contends with her immigrant grandmother’s tyranny as the family…
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Max

Film Max Directed by Anika Hemlata Sejpal, Isabelle Margetts, Joshua Bae, Ria Khehar A middle-aged married couple struggles to come to terms with the loss of their 8-year-old child. An Interaction…
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Moving Out

Film Moving Out Directed by Rachel Earnest A young college student still lives at home with her parents in Oceanside, California. In love with her…
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One Day

Film One Day Directed by Antonio Salinas A reflection of today’s society through the eyes of a man who hopes for change one day.
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Stolen Glance

Film Stolen Glance Directed by Rosanna Sanchez During her hotel stay, Edith spends every evening reading a book while sitting in the lobby. And every…
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Sugarcoat

Film Sugarcoat Directed by Hau'oli Carr, Julia Borges Bertassoli At his daughter's third birthday party, a father is forced to confess a long-held secret.
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The Game Of Fortune

Film The Game Of Fortune Directed by Lenti Liang In an attempt to escape his financial woes, a young drifter walks into a mysterious bar filled with…
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The Thought That Counts

Film The Thought That Counts Directed by Alyssa Kuhl, Zachary Cavor A young girl struggles to write a eulogy as her inner thoughts manifest in a way she could…
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Twenty-Two

Film Twenty-Two Directed by Melissa Vitello A young military woman returns home from a tour of duty only to face the challenges of where…
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Ukrayina

Film Ukrayina Directed by Micah Moore A group of western diplomats and a Ukrainian ambassadors bunker down in their small safe house near Kyiv.…
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Victims

Film Victims Directed by Zachary L. Harris As doctors attempt to save a young man from a drug overdose, years of hurt, anger and jealousy…