Friday, August 9th
Everything’s Fine: a Panic Attack in D Major (NJ), After the Fire (CA), The Dishwasher (NY), Edgecombe (NY), Del Rio (NY), Keepers of the Wild (NY), Come Here Often? (NJ).
A musical comedy about a woman at the onset of her quarter-life crisis and her existential journey through the various stages of anxiety in song and dance.
Narrative - Musical, Comedy
Carly Blane, Derek Klena, Tait Ruppert, Chelsea Watts, Alyson Reim, Elise Vannerson, Lauren Luciano, Zack Morrison
Residents of Sonoma Valley struggle to find their places in a community that has been reshaped overnight by the historic Northern California wildfires.
Derek Knowles, Spencer Seibert
A chef at a fine dining restaurant in New York City asks a Mexican dishwasher to find good tortillas.
Sam Roden, Nick Hartanto
Narrative - Coming of Age, Drama
Kevin Balmore, Elisha Yaffe
Edgecombe County is a predominantly African-American agricultural community in the eastern region of North Carolina. Like many communities in the historic South there are remnants of chattel slavery and monuments to civil rights struggles.
On her treacherous journey to reunite with her daughter, an undocumented mother's fateful run-in with a border patrol agent changes both of their lives forever.
Narrative - Drama, hispanic
Griselda Martinez Zavala, Andy Zavala, Deo Augustus Prime, Griselda G. Cepeda
With the numbers of elephants dwindling, Keepers of the Wild exposes the necessary human role in preserving wildlife in Tsavo National Park, Kenya.
A chance encounter of a man and a woman in the park might not be chance after all.
Narrative - Drama, Romance
Paul Caliendo, Kathryn Graham Howell