2014 Official Selections 

See below for our list of early selections. More films will be added all the way until the first week of October.  

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Narrative Feature


Director: Alex Orr
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
In this bright and witty low-budget independent comedy, Alex (Alex Orr) is an inventor about to face his greatest ...
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Director: Fabrice du Welz
Narrative Feature :: Convulsions
Manipulated by a loving and jealous husband, Gloria has run away with her daughter and started a new life far away ...
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Director: Andres Torres
Narrative Feature :: Convulsions
"Bag Boy Lover Boy" follows the lowly life of Albert, an oddball hotdog vendor who is shocked to find himself sudd ...
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Director: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Looking for someone to bum her a cigarette at a party, 22-year-old Ellie meets Ned, an articulate, slightly older ...
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Director: Roberta Durrant
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Fourteen-year-old Felix dreams of becoming a professional jazz musician like his late father, but his mother does ...
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Director: Ruben Ostlund
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
A critical favorite at this year's Cannes Film Festival, where it took the Jury Prize in Un Certain Regard, this w ...
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Director: Joanna Coates
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Four young people flee the big city. Establishing their own polyamorous commune in the countryside, they begin to ...
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Director: Bennett Jones
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
On the run from an assassin and grieving the loss of his girlfriend, International Rockstar Bené and his manager, ...
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Director: Leah Meyerhoff
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Davina is an imaginative and strong-willed teenage girl who often escapes into a beautifully twisted fantasy life. ...
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Director: David Robert Mitchell
Narrative Feature :: Convulsions
For 19-­‐year-­‐old Jay (Maika Monroe), the fall should be about school, boys and weekends at the lake ...
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Director: Caleb Johnson
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
A tiny dancer (Tallie Medel, 'The Unspeakable Act') and her struggling-comedian husband find co-habitation at odds ...
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Director: Douglas Boswell
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Frikke, a 14-year-old boy, discovers a sinister computer game that uses real children from his neighbourhood as pl ...
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Director: Dan Riesser
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Ben & Annie are a young couple living in Chicago, on a weekend trip to Annie's small North Carolina hometown. At t ...
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Director: Sarah Adina Smith
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
When their mother goes missing in Spirit Lake, three half-sisters travel home to settle her affairs. The youngest ...
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Director: Miroslav Slaboshpitsky
Narrative Feature :: Convulsions
Set at a Ukrainian boarding school for the deaf, the film’s narrative unfolds purely through sign language without ...
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Director: Josephine Decker
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Akin (Joe Swanberg), a desperate loner, takes a summer job as a farm hard living with Jeremiah (Robert Longstreet) ...
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Director: Nathan Silver
Narrative Feature :: Vanguard
Needing a sudden escape from the city, Robbie leaves Brooklyn for the Hudson Valley to stay with his aunt who runs ...
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Director: David F. Wnendt
Narrative Feature :: Convulsions
Eighteen year-old Helen Memel (Carla Juri) likes to skateboard, masturbate with vegetables, and thinks that hygien ...
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Director: Lawrence Michael Levine
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Barri and Noah, a newly engaged Brooklyn couple, are disheartened by the death of their elderly downstairs neighbo ...
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Director: Frank Hall Green
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Mackenzie, a troubled but daring teenage girl, is sent by her struggling mother to live with her uncle in Juneau, ...
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Director: Ryan Piers Williams
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
In his sophomore feature, Ryan Piers Williams stars alongside America Ferrara, Melanie Diaz and Jon Paul Phillips ...
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Director: Oskar Santos
Narrative Feature :: Magnolia
Two of Spain’s most beloved comic-book characters-Zip and Zap-come to life in this rollicking adventure. With summ ...
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