AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS: BEST FILM: GO BANANAS BEST DANCE FILM: HALF A MAN BEST MUSIC FILM: IN THE SAME DIRECTION: JEFF PIFHER & SOCRATES’ TRIAL BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: WHILE SHE WAITS BEST PERFORMANCES: LIKE HOLY WINE BEST SOUND & MUSIC: SMOKE FOR THE CLOUDS Theme of night: Unique surroundings NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19… Continue reading HIGHLIGHTS, WINNERS & VIDEOS: August 2020 DANCE & MUSIC FEEDBACK Film Festival
MJ Kim is an internationally renowned photographer who has worked with some of the biggest names such as Johnny Depp, Ed Sheeran, Paul McCartney and many more. MJ has been working for Sir Paul since 2008 as his personal photographer and finally pursued his childhood dream of being a filmmaker through ‘Juicy Girl’. Through ‘Juicy… Continue reading Director Biography – MJ KIM (JUICY GIRL)
‘Juicy Girl’ is based on events surrounding the murders of several of the many Korean women committed by US Army personnel since the Korean War of the 1950’s. 1992 South Korea. Soyoung, also known as Annie, is a Juicy Girl. A term used by American soldiers stationed in South Korea for local prostitutes. Soyoung… Continue reading Short Film: JUICY GIRL, 15min., USA, Crime/Drama
LA’CHRIS JORDAN is an award-winning playwright, screenwriter and filmmaker who has received over 60+ awards, grants and honors for her writing. Recently, she was a grant development winner at the Stowe Story Labs and a finalist for the SAGindie Fellowship for her feature ROSES IN THE WATER. She was a winner in the Script Lab’s… Continue reading Director Biography – La’Chris Jordan (JANUARY 14th)
A young couple’s anniversary takes a bittersweet turn when a police officer pulls the husband over on a questionable traffic stop. Inspired by true events. Winner of Best Short and Best Director by the Top Film Indie Awards and nominated for Best Writer by the Queen Palm International Film Festival. Project Links Website Facebook Instagram… Continue reading Short Film: JANUARY 14TH, 15min., USA, Drama/Crime
PLAY, 13min., Poland, Drama Directed by Piotr Sulkowski A man consumed by guilt because he did not dare to defend his mother, plays the role of a murderer and forces his ten-year-old self to face his original trauma…
OKAY, 3min., USA, Drama Directed by Leanne Nicole 3 minute short about the struggle growing up in an abusive environment.
WEEP NOT, 13min., USA, Drama Directed by Lenore Thomas Douglas Journey Gordean, a successful journalist gets to cover a story of a lifetime, but her ambition is tested when that very assignment is the man who assaulted her when they were children.
SPIRIT: A MARTIAN STORY, 10min, USA, Drama/Fantasy Directed by Stimson Snead NASA sought evidence of life on Mars. That search begins with water, and the search for water begins with the study of the rocks and the soil. That was the historic mission of the rovers SPIRIT and OPPORTUNITY. This is SPIRITS story.
TERRA BEACH, 20min, Canada, Sci-Fi/Drama Directed by Mike Gallant A college freshman in 2069 returns home and kindles a romance with a Hispanic girl only to realize they have gained the space colony’s attention.