2013 Official Selections

Please see below a list of the 2013 Selections. 

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Dramatic Feature


Director: Seth Grossman
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
A man with 30 days left to live must decide how he is going to spend the remainder of his time left. His decision ...
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Director: Michael Maren
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
Nathan Fisher (Bryan Greenberg) is a writer who doesn't write and a boyfriend who won't commit. But everything cha ...
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Director: Stephen Cone
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
A strong-willed graduate student in theatre directs a group of fresh-faced undergrads in an adaptation of a gothic ...
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Director: Jeremy Saulnier
Dramatic Feature :: Midnight Madness
Dwight, a scruffy nomad, lives by the beach, scavenges for food in dumpsters, and sleeps in a rusty old car. His s ...
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Director: Eric Steele
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Two old friends reunite at a Sales conference in Dubuque, IA where Bob (Barry Nash), a reluctant motivational spea ...
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Director: Alex Van Warmerdam
Dramatic Feature :: Midnight Madness
A vagrant by the name of Borgman enters the lives of an arrogant upper-class family. In the process of subtly inva ...
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Director: Ektoras Lygizos
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
A 22-year--old boy in Athens has no job, no money, no girlfriend and no food to eat, but he's got a canary bird an ...
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Director: Lydia Hyslop
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Ada is the girl next door --- who sells weed. When a vote to legalize marijuana passes, she finds her unusual and ...
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Director: Terry Linehan
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Adrift in misery, a heartbroken man lets the hitchhikers he picks up determine his destination and destiny. Every ...
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Director: James E. Duff
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
In this charming romantic comedy, an Indian woman studying film in Prague and a lonely New York filmmaker begin an ...
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Director: Matthew Porterfield
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
When Taryn, a Northern Irish runaway, finds herself in trouble in Ocean City, Maryland, she seeks refuge with her ...
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Director: Xavier Dolan
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
In the 90s, Laurence tells his girlfriend Fred that he wants to become a woman. In his mid-'30s and finally willin ...
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Director: Geoff Marslett
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Allie leads an unfocused life with no job and a lame boyfriend. So it's no surprise when she hops on the next bus ...
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Director: Erik Skjoldbjaerg
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
This conspiracy thriller is set in the early 80's, the beginning of the Norwegian Oil Boom. Enormous oil and gas d ...
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Director: Karl Jacob & T. Arthur Cottam
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Utterly deflated on the heels of a bitter breakup, Dylan travels home to Minnesota for a family reunion. There, he ...
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Director: Gary Lundgren
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
Seventy-six-year-old Marie (Shirley Knight) hasn't seen the Oregon coast in more than forty-five years. When she l ...
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Director: Secret Filmmaker
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Shhh! It's a secret! But it'll rock your pants off. It sure rocked ours. ...
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Director: Drew Tobia
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Mona (Eleanore Pienta) is a mentally unbalanced and very pregnant young woman in a hideous orange coat. Without an ...
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Director: Destin Daniel Cretton
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
A touching story told through the eyes of Grace (Brie Larson), a twenty-something supervisor at a foster-care faci ...
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Director: Nathan Silver
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Thrown out of her New York City apartment, Natalia, a 25-year-old hot mess, relies on the kindness of friends and ...
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Director: Alain Guiraudie
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Winner of the Queer Palm award at Cannes 2013, Alain Guiraudie's shockingly erotic exploration of death and desire ...
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Director: Ruben Amar and Lola Bessis
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Maggie? Rainbow? Leeward and Mary cannot even agree on their three year old daughter's name anymore. Mary is a har ...
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Director: Joseph Israel Laban
Dramatic Feature :: Voices
Inspired by the actual story of one of the youngest mothers in Philippine history, this film follows the story of ...
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Director: Ingrid Veninger
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
In this partially improvised tale driven by an ensemble cast, Leo, a frustrated theatre director, attempts to push ...
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Director: Bryan Poyser
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
Breaking up is hard to do. Desperate and lonely, Stan (Michael Stahl-David) learns that his ex, Cathy (Ashley Bell ...
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Director: Damian K. Lahey
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
During the holidays, a recent widower and struggling children's book author makes one last push for his career whi ...
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Director: Yonah Lewis & Calvin Thomas
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
A young woman (Claudia Dey) retreats to a lonely cabin in the woods in order to wrestle with her demons and the de ...
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Director: Ti West
Dramatic Feature :: Midnight Madness
Two VICE journalists travel to an unnamed third-world country to document a manís search for his missing sister. T ...
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Director: Vincent Bal
Dramatic Feature :: Magnolia
Nono wants to be like his father - the best police inspector in the world - but he constantly gets in trouble. Two ...
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Director: Zach Clark
Dramatic Feature :: Vanguard
Christmastime is looking swell for pretty, unassuming real-estate-agent Suzanne Barrington: she just sold a hous ...
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Director: Bobcat Goldthwait
Dramatic Feature :: Midnight Madness
Bigfoot enthusiast Jim (Bryce Johnson) drags his skeptical girlfriend Kelly (Alexie Gilmore) on a trip to Willow C ...
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