Student Competition Block B - Kid Friendly
Director: Gavin Lankford
Producers: Noelle Aleman
Writer: Gavin Lankford
Cast: Daniel Cavenaugh, Donta Bernard, Chantey Colet, Harry Rossi, Chapman Zon, Sivan Ambrose, Keith Hobgood
School: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Adventures at bath time.
Director: Whitney Stephenson
Producers: Whitney Stephenson, Shardé Griffith, Alex Lara, Jennifer Simms
Writer: Whitney Stephenson
Cast: Michael Baldwin, Addison Slater
In a world where dreams connect, a by the book Dream Watchman has his routine life interrupted when an inquisitive little girl escapes her dream.
Director: Sam Wade
Writer: Sam Wade, Beth Tomashek
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Don't let your friends get treated like dirt.
Black Head Cow
Director: Elizabeth Nichols
Producers: Kesuma Mkare, Lenga Kirika
Writer: Flora Kipapurwa, Sioni Ayubu, Kesuma Mkare, Edward Elias, Hosea Isaya
Cast: Naserian Mzee
School: New York University Tisch School of the Arts
In a rural Maasai village in Tanzania, a young girl is suddenly confronted by an arranged marriage, forcing her to choose between respecting her family and the traditions of her culture and going to school.
Director: Sabrina Chaney
A young artist, dissatisfied with her efforts to draw, opens a portal that absorbs her within the pages of her sketchbook. There, she journeys through her subconscious mind in order to find inspiration.
Director: Neil Short
Producers: Neil Short
Writer: Meissa Wilpers
A young mother returns to a place of her childhood, where she recounts the joys and heartache of time spent with her father before sharing the memories with her own son.
Director: Nilo Batle
Producers: Helena D Batle, Agelio Batle
School: Ruth Asawa School of the Arts
Using the transformative power of art, Gil Batle carves images of his twenty year incarceration onto delicate ostrich eggs.
Director: Yohahn Ko
Producers: Erick Steiner
Writer: Yohahn Ko
Cast: Pascale Roger-McKeever, Alex Straser, Christopher Chandler
School: San Francisco State University
A bereaving mother relives an agonizing memory of her son through a fishbowl.
Director: Stefanos Tai
Producers: Lukáš Borovicka
There is no remedy for memory.
Through The Pine
Director: Lucas Gregg
Producers: Lucas Gregg
Writer: Lucas Gregg
Cast: Damian James, Thomas Charles Walsh, William Gregg
During a therapy session a troubled patient relives a traumatic event that occurred one day with his brother in the woods.
The Orchid Season
Director: Jinsui DU
Producers: Jinsui DU, Jing LU
Writer: Jinsui DU, Xiansi Peng
Cast: Zhong LV
School: Beijing Film Academy
This is a short film about the old people. A telling about their own lives, which is about love, people, family and the meaning of life.
Las Cenizas (The Ashes)
Director: Jacob Kirby
Producers: Ning Zhao
Writer: Jacob Kirby, Fiona Gorman
Cast: Matt Yocum, Fiona Gorman
In the wake of a domestic tragedy, a turbulent pair of siblings travel to Cuba in hopes of finding peace with their estranged father in his home-land.