BLOCK 6, Saturday, Nov. 9th 1 pm

Uncaged: A Stand-In Story

Marco Kyris talks about his early life as an actor and what it was like working as Nic Cage's stand-in.

Dir. Blake Johnston, Kelso Steinhoff

Loves me, Loves me not

The darkly outrageous and sexy journey of looking for Mr. Right.  Looking for Mr. Goodbar meets Sex and the City.

Dir. Wayne Powers    80 min.

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BLOCK 7, Nov. 9th 3 pm

Lab Dog

A laboratory assistant has a change of heart upon meeting Riley, a dog who is about to be experimented on.

Dir. Noemi Durivou     13 min.

Love is a Tickle in the Heart

Exploring love, relationships and sex with Helen Stein, a 99-year-old veteran of the heart.

Dir. Amy Lyndon   16 min.

Take it from the Top

Picking up the pieces after her husband's death, a former child star is forced to sell everything she owns. The only asset left is a run-down strip club in a sketchy part of downtown.

Dir. Ted Lange   17 min.

Progeny

When a blue-collar man is forcibly implanted with his alien boss's parasitic offspring, he asks his wife to help him remove the parasite -- a dangerous and forbidden act that puts their marriage -- and their lives -- at risk.

Dir. Justin Daering      29 min.

Centerpiece

Months after a bad break up, Gary visits Ollie to own up to his past mistakes and confess a life-changing truth.

Elisa Richards   Dir.     7:15 min.

Life in Four Seasons

Faced with a life or death situation, a young boy embarks on an adventure through time, searching within himself for the courage to conquer his fears.

Dir. Stefan Apostolov    25 min.

The Dust Child

In an attempt to reach their Alpha company in Vietnam 1968, two American medics must search for their principles on discovering a wounded Vietnamese child in their tracks.

Dir. Toby Kearton     6 min.

Cognitive

What if growing up in the church led you to believe you weren't going to grow up at all?

Dir. Mat Hayes       15 min.

F*ck you Lady

A transgender bar owner handles love, life and business with wit, style and humor while navigating a sea of toxic masculinity.

Dir. Ruby De Fresno, Michael Santos-Whalen

The High Five

Five colleagues grind it out as "ganjapreneurs" as they deal with the issues of the day and the challenges of pioneering a new industry - all while a bit high.

Dir. Jason William Lee     28 min.

Coffee Break

When an aspiring musician breaks up with his girlfriend in a coffee shop, the entire world weighs in on whether or not he made the right decision.

Dir. Luka Divac       11 min.

Solitaire

A young woman has secluded herself in her palatial estate from any human interaction. When she hires a handyman, she finds herself overwhelmed with attachment and takes drastic action when he attempts to leave the estate.

Dir. Paola Bernardini, Wayland Bell 

15 min.

BLOCK 8, Nov. 9th 5:45 pm

BLOCK 9, Nov. 9th 7:45 pm

Criminal

A music video that conjures up the casting couch, societal influences and abusive behaviors.

Dir. Dale Head, Brett Allen, Ryan Logan

8 min.

The Desecrated

A young morgue attendant encounters an unwelcome visitor.

Dir. John Gray     8 min.

What Goes Up

A couple on a hike has a conversation about the hike and their couplehood.

Dir. Christopher O'Reilly       5:30 min.

I Know Jake Gyllenhaal is goling to Fuck my Girlfriend

Sean suspects his girlfriend has a crush on Jake Gyllenhaal. As his paranoia builds, he manifests their unlikely encounter.

Dir. Nino Mancuso     15:30  min.

Extra Innings

A reporter interviews a major league baseball manager in an attempt to uncover secrets from his past.

Dir. John Gray    9 min.

SIN-SFO

As they drive to San Francisco, married couple Angie and Danny debate a decision that will change their lives forever.

Leon Cheo    12 min.

The Incoherents

 A bored, 40-something New York paralegal hasn’t let go of his dream of rock stardom. 

Dir. Jared Barel   109 min.

BLOCK 10, Nov. 9th  9:15 pm