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Sunday, August 11th

4:45pm-6:15pm

Ghosts of Sugarland (NY), Processing (NJ), Bennifer (NY), Bliss of Struggle (Denmark), Xia Xian (Spain), The Phantom 52 (NY), Cannonball (CA), Hot Dog (Germany), Rocks! The Musical (NJ).

Ghosts of Sugar Land

In Sugar Land, Texas, a group of Muslim-American teens ponder the disappearance of their friend “Mark,” who is suspected of joining ISIS.

Bassam Tariq

Documentary

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20m

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NY

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Processing

One morning inside the head of a young adult on the autism spectrum as he and his older sister try and get through the day.

Tommy Butler

Narrative

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8m

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PA

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Bennifer

Jed's family isn't how he remembered it.

Ryan McGlade

Narrative - Drama, Comedy, Mystery

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13m

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Keith Poulson, Keith McDermott, Kristin Griffith, Tom Tumminello

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Xiao Xian

Xiao Xian is in charge of finishing a dress. Her mother has decided that she is going to take care of it that night, and she obeys, as usual. Sheng Xia, her best friend, shows up at her house to convince her to go partying. Xiao Xian accepts, but she cannot imagine what will end up happening that night. (Viewer discretion is advised)

Jiajie Yu Yan

Narrative - Drama, LGBT

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17m

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Spain

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Cannonball

A type-A Brentwood mom hires a superstitious hitman...but the universe teaches them one big lesson: inertia's a bitch.

Sean Fredricks

Narrative - Dark Comedy

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17m

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CA

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Trevor Torseth, MJ Brackin

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HOT DOG

Hannah wasn't always happy about the existence of her 'Vajayjay'. She's in a love-hate relationship with her vagina and chronicles how her feelings towards her sexuality have changed over time.

Alma Buddecke, Marleen Valin

Narrative - Comedy

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8m

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Germany

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Lena Klenke

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ROCKS! The Musical

A lonely rock learns not to take his life for granite.

Tyler March, Eric Paperth

Narrative - Comedy, Musical, Animation

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8m

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Eric Paperth, Tyler March

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P.O. Box 274

Holmdel, New Jersey

Tel: 732-344-0946

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