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Assholes

Peter Vack
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Adah and Aaron are recovering addicts who share a foul fetish and are struggling to stay sober. After meeting in their psychoanalyst’s waiting room, they fall in love, relapse on...

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Automatic at Sea

Matthew Lessner
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
On a whim, Eve (young Swedish traveler) accepts an invitation from Peter (wealthy heir) to vacation on his family’s private island off the coast of New England. As a series...

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Dayveon

Amman Abbasi
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Mourning the death of his older brother, 13-year-old Dayveon becomes drawn to the camaraderie and violence of a local gang, while he spends his days roaming around his rural Arkansas...

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Everything Beautiful is Far Away

Pete Ohs, Andrea Sission
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
A sci-fi fable about a lonely man, his robot companion, and a determined young woman hiking across a desert planet looking for a mythical lake. A story about the longing...

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Ginger Nation

Shawn Hitchins, Mitch Fillion
Documentary Features :: Vanguard
Redheads are hot. Television series such as Riverdale and CBC’s Anne are filling our screens with images of ginger glory. But gay Toronto comic Shawn Hitchins has made flame-haired world...

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Infinity Baby

Bob Byington
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Kieran Culkin, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, and more familiar faces star in this caustically funny, black-and-white comedy, set in an absurdist world where a corporation offers genetically modified babies that...

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Jobe’z World (work-in-progress)

Michael M. Bilandic
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Jobe, a mysterious middle-aged rollerblader, gets blamed for the drug overdose of a super famous A-list actor. Afraid and confused, he spends one bizarre evening skating across the streets of...

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Laura Gets a Cat

Michael Ferrell
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Laura, an unemployed writer in New York City, has an unexciting boyfriend and two friends who seem to have achieved all their hopes and dreams. She copes by living mostly...

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Liberation Day

Morten Traavik, Ugis Olte
Documentary Features :: Vanguard
Under the loving but firm guidance of an old fan turned director and cultural diplomat, and to the surprise of a whole world, the ex-Yugoslavian cult band Laibach becomes the...

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Moss

Daniel Peddle
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
In this Southern Gothic tale, Moss is an isolated and troubled young man who meets a mysterious and beautiful hiker on the banks of the river near his home on...

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