Find Your Voice and Other Tales of Marginalization

Sat, Apr 13, 2019 at 3pm

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The Hidden Vote

Doc (10 min.) / Dir. Hanna Miller, Prod. Adithya Sambamurthy & Ben Rehki / USA / Politics

Shalonda Thompson, a Black woman in the rural south, considers voting for a Republican.

Special category: Mississippi, Female Filmmaker


83 Days

Short (29 min.) / Dir. Andrew Paul Howell, Prod. Ray Lënard Brown (EP), Andrew Paul Howell (EP), Summer Michele Howell, Lucius Baston & Ryan Dennett-Smith / USA / Social justice

The 1944 story of the youngest person in US history to be put to death by electric chair.

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Special category: Mississippi, Female Filmmaker, African-American Filmmaker


2nd Class

Short (14 min.) / Dir. Jimmy Olsson, Prod. Jimmy Olsson, Petter Selvehed, Christian Kielberg & Ville Olin / Sweden / Drama

Teacher Charlotte discovers that one of her students is the son of the Nazi who attacked her.

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The Derby

Doc (15 min.) / Dir. & Prod. Remington Smith / USA / Sports

A peek beyond the Mint Juleps and fancy hats into the fastest two minutes in equine sports.

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We Are Now

Student (8 min.) / Dir. Gandhi Brigade Youth Media, Prod. Kevin Akakpo, Carlos Escobar, Kim Gonzalez-Ramirez, Verite Igiraneza, Merry Hailegeorgies, Yohannes Gezahegn, Gabe Hoekman, & Juliet Marschal / USA / Social Justice

Showcases the wave of youth-led activism sweeping the country and the young activists who are fighting for what they believe in.

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Special category: Female Filmmaker, African-American Filmmaker, Youth Filmmaker


Find Your Voice

Short (12 min.) / Dir. Students from Sunflower County Film Academy, Prod. JD Davenport / Mississippi / Social justice

Seventeen high school students document racism in the Delta, past and present.

Special category: Mississippi, Female Filmmaker, African-American Filmmaker, Youth Filmmaker

Malco Grandview (Screen C)

221 Grandview Blvd.
Madison, MS 39110

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