An unnerving encounter with her estranged father at a night club while on a weekend back home in Lima is enough to remind Lia (19) that there are unhealed wounds. She will be forced to understand that the only person who can take care of her now is herself.
There's no way to ever prepare for the unspeakable, but when tragedy strikes our lives, do we ever truly move on? We're often told we have to, but the pain can linger, haunting us, refusing to let go. Perhaps there is a reason, a purpose for this pain. A teacher comes face-to-face with the surreal, the unexpected, as he struggles to move forward with the guilt in the wake of a deadly school shooting.
Carey, a 14 year old African American boy nervously prepares for his first dance as his parents reminisce about their own. When Carey's mother (Tasha Smith, EMPIRE) tasks Carey's father (Malik Whitfield, THE TEMPTATIONS) with getting a picture of Carey and his date, a moment of tension arrises as Carey becomes elusive and tries to thwart his father's objective.
bir is a Muslim immigrant who works hard trying to make a living.
One night, on her way home, she witnesses a group of white-supremacists assaulting a woman wearing a headscarf. Joining forces, Abir and Dina manage to fight off the assailants, barely escaping the scene of the attack.
But when they discover the truth about each other’s identity, they realize that overcoming their own prejudices might be their toughest challenge of the night.
Brought to you from the creative mind of Ian James Ortiz, this intense short-film explores the concept of fate. Is our life path predetermined or can we actually change its direction?
In this crime drama, a conflicted businessman in search of a new life, falls for a young, ambitious woman who inspires him and makes him want to change even more. But he discovers their circles are closer than he initially thought or hoped. Will she be his way out or his downfall?
George Benson, played by Christopher Lloyd, is haunted by his memories and regrets for not saving ‘the wayward girl’ who died early in his adulthood. The universe presents him with a second chance when his grandson shows him an impossible secret in his closet. He ‘falls out the other side’ to his twenties where he gets another chance to grapple with the ageless elements of love, regret, and choice.
Four novice, millennial Bridge players train and compete for a year on the National Bridge Circuit - where the average age of their competition is 76 - to study and understand how what was once the most popular game in America now sits on the brink of extinction.
DISPLACED is a documentary film about immigration after WW2 from a child's point of view. These DISPLACED called themselves "DIEVO PAUKSTELIAI" (God's Birds) because they didn't know where they would land.
A feature documentary, “Wind Riders” tells the untold stories of three American balloonists who dedicated their lives to their sport - a masterful solo balloon pilot whose enthusiasm crosses generations and a 2 person team in a high-risk quest to defend their world title.
An aging police detective interrogates a mysterious serial killer who only targets prospective suicides. He kills people who want to kill themselves and just need a little bit of help. As the night rages on, and the embroiled game of cat and mouse erupts into violence, we're not so sure who is the monster and who is our friend.
Twenty-four strangers collide against the chaotic backdrop of New York City and explore the idea of fate versus coincidence. Calamity is a catalyst for self-realization in the world of ELEANOR. It is the beacon that unconsciously draws all of ELEANOR'S characters together.
David and Beth have both moved to New York from other cities. David, satirical and jaded, is recovering from a brutal divorce; Beth, idealistic but wounded, is nursing the pain of the boyfriend who left her. When the two meet, they share an instant connection, which is only strengthened by their mutual failures at love. But over the course of a single evening, their encounter turns from casual fling to something more complicated, as emotional baggage opens and secrets come out. As they seek to bury the pain of the past and try their hands at love in a new city, will they find happiness together or more heartbreak?
BULLY is a new dramatic musical about Sam Bradley, a young man who commits suicide after being repeatedly bullied in school. The story follows Sam and the lives of those around him in the days leading up to and following his suicide.