The Traffic Separating Device and Other Global Stories
Fri, Apr 12 at 3:15pm
Short (16 min.) / Dir. & Prod. Mahdi Ghorbani / Islamic Republic of Iran / Drama
When Shiva investigates her sister’s suicide, she finds herself in a dilemma that could cause a breakdown.
Film trailer: https://filmfreeway.com/submissions/10610306
The Head & The Hand
Doc (23 min.) / Dir. Marc Serpa Francoeur, Prod. Robinder Uppal / Canada / Disability
Two women confront great adversity with a profound bond and remarkable positivity.
Film website: http://losttimemedia.com/the-head-&-the-hand.html
Film trailer: https://vimeo.com/265923886
The Traffic Separating Device
Doc (15 min.) / Dir. & Prod. Johan Palmgren / Sweden / Comedy
A traffic separating device for the bus lane in Stockholm reflects both tragic and funny human failures.
Film trailer: https://vimeo.com/262975152
Short, Student (17 min.) / Dir. Noah Canavan, Prod. Noah Canavan, Logan C. Cox, & Yasmin Rahman / USA / Drama
After defecting from Cuba, a baseball player and his girlfriend are held up in a Mexican hotel room.
Film trailer: https://vimeo.com/236260170
Short (18 min.) / Dir. Veemsen Lama, Prod. Ashok Yadav, Tom Cullingham
Guerrilla fighter Ram realizes he must sell Chyanti, a goat belonging to his beloved daughter Sani.
Film trailer: https://vimeo.com/166848259
Short (3 min.) / Dir. Modarres, Prod. Esmaeeli / Islamic Republic of Iran / Drama
While picking up his family to run away during an ISIS raid, a father must make horrible decision.
Special category: Female Filmmaker