Forever Red

Dramatic Shorts A

Friday, August 14th

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5PM - 6:30PM

Forever Red

Two American ex-spies have left their experiences during the cold war behind them. However, the fragile normality in life that they manage to establish is broken when one of the ex-spies seeks out the other more than 40 years later. Upon reuniting, old feelings resurface and a dark secret from their past is brought to light.

Directed by: 

Garrett Adams

Drama, Thriller

Genre:  

15m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

MD

State:  

Key Cast:  

April Hartman, David Raizor

Driving While Black Magic

Nadege has to work late again, leaving Reggie and their dog Fatboy waiting at their new house. During her commute home she tries to block out the news, as protests erupt in Providence Plantations over another state sanctioned killing. Instead, she listens to her self help tape, teachings from Obeah the Spirit Mother. As Nadege recites her daily affirmations for decolonization, the line between nightmarish premonition and reality starts to blur.

Directed by: 

Julia C Liu

Drama

Genre:  

8m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

RI

State:  

Key Cast:  

Cloteal Horne, Becky Bass, Kelly Seigh, Vatic Kuumba

Union County

A young man in rural Ohio navigates a drug court recovery program and the return of his ex-girlfriend.

Directed by: 

Adam Meeks

Genre:  

14m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

NY

State:  

Key Cast:  

Zachary Zamsky, Lexi Jenne

Franky

Best friends Franky and Felix have their friendship tested by an abusive older brother

Directed by: 

Ciaran Maginn

Genre:  

12m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

NY

State:  

Key Cast:  

Jackson Anderson, Luc Detiger, Cooper Ramsey

Fratello

Fratello explores the ways in which gender warps and infiltrates intimacy.

Directed by: 

Jamie DiNicola

Genre:  

9m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

NY

State:  

Key Cast:  

Liggera Edmonds-Allen, Benjamin Hayslett

I Love My Wife...

Richard Feynman is one of the most widely celebrated physicists of all time. Following his death in 1988, a sealed envelope was discovered among his personal effects. Inside was a letter written by Feynman to his high-school sweetheart and first wife Arline, unearthing a private tragedy that he had suffered when he was just 28. This is a short about that powerful letter.

Directed by: 

Ian Tierney

Genre:  

6m

Run Time:  

United Kingdom

Country:  

UK

State:  

Key Cast:  

Alex Bhat, Helen Baranova

A Message for James

Two estranged friends, Alice and Dani, meet in Ireland to deliver an unopened letter to a distant relative on the anniversary of the event that tore their friendship apart.

Directed by: 

Ariella Mastroianni, Ryan Sloan

Genre:  

18m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

NJ

State:  

Key Cast:  

Seán T. Ó Meallaigh, Jamie McClean, Shannon Walsh, Ariella Mastroianni

Ex Disposer

Nostalgic for his days behind the kit, Andy attempts to reunite with his bandmates, but first, he must confront the bad blood that was shed during his split from the group.

Directed by: 

Daniel Ferrer

Drama, Mental Health, Music

Genre:  

18m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

NY

State:  

Key Cast:  

Jack DiFalco, Kumasi Hopkins, Jen Taher, Michael J. Burg, Joshua Torgerson, David LaMorte, Ryan Yobs

Islander

the storm took everything...but, now, pieces have begun to wash ashore.

Directed by: 

Derek Pastuszek

Genre:  

12m

Run Time:  

United States

Country:  

CA

State:  

Key Cast:  

Jeff Swisher

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