Deaf Friendly Films


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It's 10:47pm on a bus somewhere in a city. A few teenagers are listening to music and talking loudly. The other passengers look languidly out the window or at their cell phones. A drunk man gets in and joins the teenagers; the mood starts to shift…

SPECIAL MENTION: Best Student International Short Read More

Running Time: 10


3 Generations 3 Days

When Ching is asked to help her recently arrived grandmother’s transition to life in a care home, she gains newfound understanding of the painful commitments the women of her family, herself included, are expected to maintain.

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Running Time: 20


Afloat

A young woman must come to terms with a sudden change in her appearance as she visits family and old acquaintances along the Mediterranean coast.

Presented with the kind permission of ARTE: https://www.arte.tv/fr/videos/RC-019277/courts-a-domicile/

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Running Time: 20


Air Conditioner in Panmunjeom

A hapless repairman is called to fix a faulty A/C unit in the Korean Demilitarized Zone.

In competition for Best Comedy Short Read More

Running Time: 24


Alma in the Herd

Alma, thirteen years old, visits her older sister, who lives in a commune in the countryside. A stolen cow and a young man live in the garden of the house. The young girl struggles to come to terms with this new reality.

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Running Time: 25


Applesauce

While two uniformed den guards divulge themselves as spineless beings, animals carry on philosophical dialogues about important existential issues.

In competition for Best Student Animated Short Read More

Running Time: 7


Beauty Boys

On the night leading up to his first ever performance, 17-year-old aspiring drag queen Leo faces a number of hurdles, which can be tough to clear in knee-high sequined heels. Will he make it to the mic, or will outside forces thwart his auspicious debut? Presented with the kind permission of ARTE:... Read More

Running Time: 18


Béton amer

At dawn, a group of friends meet on the rooftop of a school in Athens. It's their ritual. Overlooking the city, this symbolic place will be theirs until the next morning.

In competition for Best Documentary Short Read More

Running Time: 16


Birth Right

Natasha is participating in The Way Home Journey, organized to encourage immigration of descendants of Jews to Israel. On the second day, the group arrives to a Bedouin camp in the Israeli desert, where two soldiers join them for the night.

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Running Time: 25


Broken Bird

Birdie is a biracial girl raised by her mom in a New Jersey suburb. She spends a visitation day with her father, and debates inviting him back into her life as she prepares for her Bat Mitzvah and adulthood.

In competition for Best Student U.S. Short Read More

Running Time: 10


Cloudy Days

A-Yun, a middle-aged woman from Vietnam, remarries an old man in Taiwan, bringing along her little son from her first marriage. Devoted as she is to her new husband, she is not treated as a family member. In their suffocating marriage, there is no love, but rather daily routine. Repressed desire makes her turn to her stepchild,... Read More

Running Time: 26


Creating Impact With Your Film

This event has passed. Stories are vital catalysts for social change. Now more than ever, filmmakers have the opportunity to start social movements, change hearts and minds, and create lasting impact. But how? These folks will dive into the ins and outs of impact producing and distribution with films of all shapes and sizes. Read More


Creating While Quarantined

This event has passed. This distinguished panel of writers and writer/directors will share with you some tips for keeping the creative juices flowing while stuck at home...as well as some much welcomed advice for if/when we return to business as usual. Read More


Crucifixion

A secretive man's inner thoughts confront against reality.

In competition for Best Midnight Short Read More

Running Time: 25


Cruz

A young man in Oaxaca runs into successive dead-ends while searching for a better life and gainful employment in a violent, impoverished society.

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Running Time: 14



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