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Pancake Box Shorts: Spoons n’ Sports

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
All Skate, Everybody Skate // Nicole Triche :: a portrait of a woman in her late seventies who has known hard times and met them with head-on with grit and an extraordinary work ethic...

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Pig’s Nose Shorts: Membranes

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Clammerhead // Natalie Taylor :: Clammerhead and other North Carolina fishermen like him combat cheap shellfish imports from other states and an unpredictable demand, which keep the prices for oysters and clams...

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Porcupine Lake

Ingrid Veninger
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Porcupine Lake is a story of bravery and the secret life of girls set in Northern Ontario during a hot and hazy summertime when adulthood has not yet arrived, but...

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Princess Cyd

Stephen Cone
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Eager to escape life with her depressive single father, 16-year-old athlete Cyd Loughlin visits her novelist aunt in Chicago over the summer. While there, she falls for a girl in...

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Purple Dreams

Joanne Hock
Documentary Features :: Magnolia
Black youth stereotypes are turned upside down as we follow six at-risk students during a three-year journey while they embrace their arts education to overcome obstacles.

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Quest

Santiago Rizzo
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
A non-romantic true love story between a humble teacher who believes there is no such thing as a bad kid, only a bad situation, and an abused 12 year old...

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Rebels On Pointe

Bobbi Jo Hart
Documentary Features :: Voices
Rebels on Pointe is the first-ever, cinema verite documentary film celebrating Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo --  the all male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on...

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Secret Screening

What will our annual Secret Screening be? Your only hint: "Impressive, expressive and transgressive, this profane hurricane will entertain your brain!" (adults only. Director Q&A to follow)

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She’s Got a Plan

Fatima Washington, Corey Johnson
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
She’s Got a Plan  is a dramatic comedy about Isis Angelo, an aspiring writer-director, who struggles to make her mark in Hollywood while trying to stay honest to the bigger...

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Signature Move

Jennifer Reeder
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
A new romance with Alma forces Zaynab to confront her relationship with her recently widowed mother who escapes to TV dramas and finding her daughter a husband. In this coming-of-age...

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Sky Panel Shorts: Documents and Debts

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Swipe // Chance Saller :: "Addiction is only a transaction away" SWIPE attempts to show how the convenience of a credit card can lead to a larger problem. This movie will show...

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Snowy Bing Bongs Across the North Star Combat Zone

Alex Huston Fischer, Rachel Wolther
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
An experimental dance fueled comedy feature.   Short Before the Feature: Summer's Puke Is Winter's Delight // Sawako Kabuki :: Oscar and his best friend, Hedgehog, just got dropped off at summer camp. Once...

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Spectrum Shorts: Queer

Various
Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Imago // Liz Cardenas Franke :: The courageous, life-altering decision to never let anyone bully him again – not even his own father – leads a 15-year-old gay teen to embrace...

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Sun Dogs

Jennifer Morrison
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Intellectually limited from an accident at birth, Ned Chipley has failed time and time again at achieving his dream of 'saving lives'. After a fourth thwarted attempt to join the...

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The Definites

Hannah Cheesman, Mackenzie Donaldson
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
A woman leaves her husband-to-be and instead weds her own wild desire when she flies away to a libidinous, party-filled weekend at Art Basel in Miami.   Short Before the...

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The Endless

Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.   Short Before the Feature: Chip...

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The Eyeslicer Roadshow Presented in Smell-O-Vision

Dan Schoenbrun
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
The Eyeslicer is a mind-melting new TV show that will slice, dice, then mince your eyeballs into delicious ceviche. Each episode plays like a handcrafted mixtape blending boundary-pushing short form...

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The Light of The Moon

Jessica M. Thompson
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
After her world is irrevocably changed, a successful New York City architect struggles to regain intimacy and control in her life.   Short Before the Feature: Jawbreaker // JT Fritsch :: A...

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The Misogynists

Onur Tukel
Magnolia :: Narrative Features
A satirical dark comedy about two Trump supporters celebrating in a hotel room on election night.   Short Before the Feature: DIE BRÜCKE ÜBER DEN FLUSS// Jadwiga Kowalska :: A man on a bridge,...

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The Power of Glove

Andrew Austin, Adam Ward
Documentary Features :: Magnolia
"The Power of Glove" is a documentary chronicling the history & legacy of the notoriously "bad" Nintendo Power Glove, the first mass-marketed gesture-based video game controller.  Released by Mattel in...

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