THE DEAD SPEAK BACK
Intro and Q&A with sirector Jason Sweeney
A stunning feature film debut from writer/director Jason Sweeney, The Dead Speak Back is a powerful, raw, perhaps even primal journal into the experiences of the recently deceased and those left behind.
THE LAST GOODBYE – WORLD PREMIERE
Intro and Q&A with writer/director/actor Samantha Rebillet
Focusing on the relationship between a forty-something DJ mother and her estranged late-teen daughter, The Last Goodbye watches as the two women are forced to confront each other after seven years of separation.
THE BLIND PASSENGER
A man slowly going blind becomes possessed by a spiral of depression and aggression that gradually spins out of control.
At the side of the highway, all of life and death is played out in this documentary that focuses on the ecosystem of a road.
EMO (THE MUSICAL)
The emo kids and the Christian kids are forced into a conflict over the school musical room. But there’s more at stake than mere music.
THE GHOST PEPPER EATING CONTEST OF JEFFERSON COUNTY
The hottest peppers known to man, a film festival promotion and a group of contestants anxious to test the very limits of food.
LOVING MYSELF HAIRY SOUL MAN
A hymn to hair. A musical celebration of love, self love and much more besides.
Two brothers are abandoned in a strange city and have to face the future.
Explores the urban park Weld Square from an indigenous perspective. Gazetted as a recreational reserve in 1873, Weld Square continues to be a meeting place for Aboriginal people.
SOUTH BY SCOOTER
When heading to the South Pole, it’s important to be prepared…
TAU SERU (THE STRANGER)
High in the mountains, a father and son herd sheep until one day they see something on the horizon.
Forced from physical contact from her son as a result of his medical condition, a mother must come to terms with the nature of touch.
A remote munitions factory, a blizzard and a power cut. A locally produced mini-epic.
A soldier, running through the woods, discovers what it is like to be lost and alone.
In the heat of the cold war, in rural America a mysterious light crashed to the ground, a father and son of and investigate.
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Directed by Tyson Mowarin
Directed by Ruben Pracas
ONE FINE DAY
Directed by Kelli Cross
Directed by Christ Veerhuis
ONE NIGHT ONLY
Directed by Pete Gurbiel
Directed by Antony Webb