2021 - Theo Cohn - USA
A Father takes his Son to the woods for a grotesque rite of passage.
Arthouse / Dark Comedy / Debut Film / Drama / Experimental / Fantasy / Horror / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
2020 - Dan Abramovici - Canada
Steve lives both his past and present concurrently.
Arthouse / Dance / Debut Film / Drama / Experimental / LGBTQ / LGBTQ Narratives / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
Roger The Rat
2020 - Roger Ballen & Justin Elgie - South Africa
Roger the Rat; an archetypal persona who is a part-human, part-rat creature who lives an isolated life outside of mainstream society.
Arthouse / Bizarre / Debut Film / Experimental / Fantasy / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Noir / Short Film
The Body and the Name
2020 - Christina Ruloff - Switzerland
A female corpse retells the story of love and her demise, and a male voice mansplains a male perspective.
2020 - Elpida Stathatou - Greece, United Kingdom
The story of a young woman's struggle to separate from her religious and superstitious upbringing.
In This Life
2019 - Bat-Sheva Guez - USA
In five acts, this film illustrates the stages of grief, exploring the language of loss through dance, narrative scenes, and performance art.
Arthouse / Dance / Drama / Experimental / Female Filmmaker / Jewish Filmmaker / LGBTQ / Live Action / Mental Health / Music / Narrative Fiction / Short Film
2019 - Noemie Nakai - United Kingdom
A woman carried a chair across mountains... where to?
Arthouse / Asian Filmmaker / Asian Narratives / BIPOC / Drama / Experimental / Female Filmmaker / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / LGBTQ / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Nature / Outdoor / Romance / Short Film / Silent
2019 - Yuma Slowbinder - USA
Become art, worship videotape, and win arguments with hearse drivers in less than seven minutes!
Alternative / Arthouse / Bizarre / Black & White and Colour / Comedy / Cult / Dark Comedy / Drama / Experimental / Fantasy / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Sci-Fi / Short Film / Student / Supernatural
When All Is Ruin Once Again
2018 - Keith Walsh - Ireland
A rural community commit their lives to memory as a new motorway ploughs onwards through their landscape, a glaring symbol of our modern age.