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Crafting an Echo

Director: Marco Williams
Documentary Features :: Vanguard
The Martha Graham Dance Company commissions famed choreographer Andonis Foniadakis to create a new piece. But when Andonis’s fluid, improvisational style collides with Graham’s traditional structure, drama ensues. An impossibly...

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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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De Lo Mio

Director: Diana Peralta
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Sibling bonds are rekindled and tested in the achingly vibrant debut from Diana Peralta. Rita and Carolina, two high-spirited sisters raised in New York, travel to the Dominican Republic to...

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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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Fauxhawk Shorts: Animation

Directors: Various
Shorts Blocks :: Vanguard
Or Else Everybody Dies Director: David Nast Cole / 1:19 A story of love, of tragedy, and of the environment. #Disrupt Director: Matt Reynolds / 1:16 The enchanting siren song...

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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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Gravity Hero

Trey McIntyre
Documentary Features :: Vanguard
Trey McIntyre spent 10 years building his innovative dance company in Boise, Idaho, and in the process covering it and himself in dance glory. Hailed as one of the best,...

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I’ve Got Issues

Director: Steve Collins
Narrative Features :: Vanguard
Human lives grappling with all the flavors of existential despair intersect in a deadpan collage of comic suffering. Director Steve Collins weaves together a series of bizarrely and sometimes touching...

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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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Ingrid

Morrisa Maltz
Documentary Features :: Vanguard
Ingrid tells the story of a successful fashion designer and mother in Texas who dropped her life and ran off to the woods in order to pursue a personal and...

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