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Friday, August 9th

9:30pm-11:30pm

The Cure (NY), Outcast (CA), The Follower (CA), Stanley Stellar: Here for This Reason (NY), Eva (Spain), Guns Found Here (NY), The Neighbors’ Window (NY), Shooter (Australia), Foggy Days (Sweden), The Phantom 52 (NY).

The Cure

Lisa has been blessed with a gifted child, but must grapple with the costs of utilizing the miracle to keep a roof over her family's heads.

Directed by: 

Kristian King

Narrative

Genre:  

11m

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United States

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NY

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Key Cast:  

Veanna Black, Michael Mario Good, Jasmyn Coleman, Greta Glenn

Outcast

An ex super soldier with chronic asthma uses his prescribed medicine to help take down a dangerous arms dealing gang in order to prove his worth after being kicked out of the program that created him.

Directed by: 

Royce Adkins

Narrative - Drama, Sci-fi

Genre:  

14m

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United States

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CA

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Key Cast:  

Gui DaSilva, Gail Bean, Rod Emelle, Nicole Watts

The Follower

A misunderstood teen with dreams of escaping her dreary suburban life navigates an exchange with her internet stalker in this Southern Gothic, stranger-danger tale. Based on the 1966 Joyce Carol Oates story "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”

Directed by: 

Stephanie Szerlip

Narrative - Thriller

Genre:  

11m

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Key Cast:  

Logan Polish, Jack Kilmer

Stanley Stellar: Here for This Reason

40 years of the gay community’s ever-changing face, told by the man daring enough to photograph it all, Stanley Stellar.

Directed by: 

Eric Leven

Documentary

Genre:  

15m

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United States

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NY

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Key Cast:  

Stanley Stellar

Eva

Lisbon is heaven. Eva is going to have a son of Adriano. The forbidden fruit is to let yourself be loved.

Directed by: 

Bernardo Lopes

Narrative - Drama

Genre:  

14m

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Portugal

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Ana Vilaca, Jose Pimentao

Guns Found Here

With more gun stores in the US than McDonalds, Starbucks, and supermarkets combined, we head to the ATF’s National Tracing Center which handles roughly 8,000 active traces per day using technology that makes searching a database of gun owners impossible.

Directed by: 

David Freid

Documentary

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10m

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The Neighbors' Window

The story of a middle aged woman with small children whose life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street. It is the first foray into fiction by three-time Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker, Marshall Curry.

Directed by: 

Marshall Curry

Narrative - Drama

Genre:  

20m

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United States

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NY

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Key Cast:  

Maria Dizzia, Greg Keller, Juliana Canfield

Foggy Days

Stockholm 2018. In a time where social media gives us performance anxiety and confirmation is becoming increasingly important, Clara meets Peter. Clara wants the world. Peter wants nothing but to be loved.

Directed by: 

Martin Sandin

Narrative - Drama

Genre:  

17m

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Sweden

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Filip Berg , Alida , Emilia Roosmann, Dilan Amin, Daniel Paris , Mattias Ramos

The Phantom 52

Tom Skerritt stars in this animated short film about a lonely trucker waiting for a reply on the CB radio...a ghost that haunts the lonely highways...and a whale that sings in a voice no other whale can even hear.

Directed by: 

Geoff Marslett

Narrative

Genre:  

8m

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United States

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PA

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Key Cast:  

Tom Skerritt, Mathew Lillard, Noel Wells, Ashley Spillers, Trieste Kelly Dunn, Howe Gelb, James Kochalka, Jon Dee Graham, Xuan Nguyen, Geoff Marslett, Frank Mosley

P.O. Box 274

Holmdel, New Jersey

Tel: 732-344-0946

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