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Forbidden Games: The Justin Fashanu Story

Jon Carey & Adam Darke
Documentary Features :: Magnolia
In 1980, Justin Fashanu overcame tremendous obstacles, and began a meteoric rise to fame by becoming the best soccer player in the UK, leading a generation of black footballers through...

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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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Holding Space (work-in-progress)

Rebecca Kenyon
Documentary Features :: Voices
Holding Space is an intimate feature documentary about approaching death with honesty and authenticity, explored through an emerging role: the end of life doula.  Their role mirrors that of a...

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Infinity Baby

Bob Byington
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
A man works for a company called Infinity Baby, which is tasked with farming out 3-month-old babies who don't age.   Short Before the Feature: Lovewatch // Harrison Atkins :: The world of video...

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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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Joker Bug Shorts: Laughs

Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Mixtape Marauders // Peter Edlund :: Mixtape Marauders follows two young burnouts, Patrick and Cheech, into a world of mindless day jobs, petty drug deals and wildly unconventional musical tastes. Kitty and...

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Knife Skills

Thomas Lennon
Documentary Features :: Magnolia
What does it take to build a world-class French restaurant? What if the staff is almost entirely men and women just out of prison? What if most have never cooked...

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Laura Gets a Cat

Michael Ferrell
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Laura, an unemployed writer in New York City, tries to juggle an unexciting boyfriend, an affair with a performance artist, and a vivid imaginary life.   Short Before the Feature: Dans...

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Let The Corpses Tan

Hélène Cattet & Bruno Forzani
Convulsions :: Narrative Features
A deliriously hypnotic, ultra-violent pastiche of retro Euro-crime thrillers, spaghetti westerns and giallo horror, this mind-blowingly stylized shoot-em-up from Belgian filmmaking team Hélène Cattet & Bruno Forzani shadows the kinky...

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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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Martini Shorts: Excellent

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
We The Creators: Matty P // Babacar Ndiaye :: “We The Creators” is a documentary series that examines the inner thoughts and processes of a select group of artists. Hold On // Christine...

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Meat Axe Shorts: Convulsions

Convulsions :: Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Great Choice // Robin Comisar :: A woman gets stuck in a Red Lobster commercial... and kids get shrimp, too! Creswick // Natalie Erika James :: Sam's fear of her childhood home is brought to light...

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Mickey Moles Shorts: Love & Romance

Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Pet Friendly // Catherine Licata :: When a couple's cat goes missing on a cross-country move, their relationship is tested. Pilgrims // Jonathan Guggenheim :: Adapted from the novel by Brad Land (Goat) and...

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Midnighters

Julius Ramsay
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Midnight, New Year's Eve: when all the hopes of new beginnings come to life - except for Lindsey and Jeff Pittman, whose strained marriage faces the ultimate test after they...

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Mombo Combo Shorts: Dance

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
The Carefree Prophet // Stephone Levar Brown & Preston Andrew Patterson :: The Carefree Prophet is a film about what it is to be perceived as carefree in a world where the...

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Moss

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

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Motherland

Ramona S. Díaz
Documentary Features :: Voices
Motherland takes us into the heart of the planet’s busiest maternity hospital in one of the world’s poorest and most populous countries: the Philippines. The film’s viewer, like an unseen...

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Mr. Roosevelt

Noël Wells
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
After a death in her family, struggling LA-based comedian Emily Martin returns to Austin. There she finds herself in the awkward position of staying with her ex and his new...

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No Dress Code Required (Etiqueta no rigurosa)

Cristina Herrera Borquez
Documentary Features :: Voices
In this up-to-the-minute documentary, No Dress Code Required tells the story of Victor and Fernando, who run a beauty salon in Baja California, Mexico. Known for beautifying Mexicali socialites, for...

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Ordinary Days

Jordan Canning, Renuka Jeyapalan, Kris Booth
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
A a suspenseful mystery/drama, shot from multiple perspectives, that harkens back to the anxieties of a parent’s experience in losing their daughter, both figuratively as she pursues college and literally...

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