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Short Films

A LINE BIRDS CANNOT SEE

Film

A LINE BIRDS CANNOT SEE

Directed by Amy Bench
A young woman recounts her harrowing saga in the U.S. while fleeing a violent home life in Guatemala.
Short Films

BALLHAWKS

Film

BALLHAWKS

Directed by Samantha Sanders
A group of Chicagoan baseball fans hunt for home runs — but they have to stand outside of…
Short Films

BLESSINGS OF LIBERTY

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BLESSINGS OF LIBERTY

Directed by Emily Thomas
In Detroit, a community of pro-Trump Christian Iraqis find themselves at the mercy of ICE raids and dangerous…
US Features

CHANGING THE GAME

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CHANGING THE GAME

Directed by Michael Barnett
Transgender high school athletes from across the country challenge the boundaries and perceptions of fairness and discrimination.
International Features

CHINA LOVE

Film

CHINA LOVE

Directed by Olivia Martin-McGuire
Take a fantasy ride through contemporary China in this exploration of the billion-dollar pre-wedding photography industry.
Short Films

CODE RUTH

Film

CODE RUTH

Directed by Caroline Voagen Nelson
A true love story about a Morse code instructor finding her path and family during WWII.
International Features

DIVE RITUALS IN WATER

Film

DIVE RITUALS IN WATER

Directed by Anna Rún Tryggvadóttir, Elín Hansdóttir, Hanna Björk Valsdóttir
A visionary swimming coach provokes outrage, engenders parental trust, and leads to miracles underwater in this cinematic and…
Short Films

FAST HORSE

Film

FAST HORSE

Directed by Alexandra Lazarowich
Siksika horseman Allison Red Crow works to assemble a team worthy of competing at the famed Calgary Stampede…
International Features

FLOAT

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FLOAT

Directed by Phil KIbbe
An insider's look at the F1D World Championships for free flight model airplanes, whose balance is threatened when…
Short Films

GUAXUMA

Film

GUAXUMA

Directed by Nara Normande
A young woman reflects on a dear childhood friend she had growing up on the beaches of Brazil.
Short Films

HAPPY ANIMALS

Film

HAPPY ANIMALS

Directed by David Freid
Meet the Quokka, Australia’s self-proclaimed “world’s happiest animal,” and the people willing to do anything to take a…
US Features

JUMP SHOT: THE KENNY SAILORS STORY

Film

JUMP SHOT: THE KENNY SAILORS STORY

Directed by Jacob Hamilton
Meet Kenny Sailors, inventor of the jump shot, whose “leaping one-hander” changed the game of basketball forever.
Short Films

LEARNING TO SKATEBOARD IN A WARZONE (IF YOU’RE A GIRL)

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LEARNING TO SKATEBOARD IN A WARZONE (IF YOU’RE A GIRL)

Directed by Carol Dysinger
In a country known as “one of the worst places to be born a girl,” visit a school…
International Features

LOS REYES

Film

LOS REYES

Directed by Bettina Perut, Iván Osnovikoff
Two stray dogs, Football and Chola, are captured over a period of two years as they make their…
Short Films

LOWLAND KIDS

Film

LOWLAND KIDS

Directed by Sandra Winther
Two teenagers living on the slowly sinking Isle de Jean Charles are about become some of the first…
US Features

MAKING WAVES: THE ART OF CINEMATIC SOUND

Film

MAKING WAVES: THE ART OF CINEMATIC SOUND

Directed by Midge Costin
Meet the sound designers creating the cinematic soundtrack to your favorite films; learn their creative process and how…
Southern Features

MEN & WOMEN OF DISTINCTION: GOVERNOR MIKE BEEBE

Film

MEN & WOMEN OF DISTINCTION: GOVERNOR MIKE BEEBE

Directed by Kathryn Francis Tucker
This profile of the commendable public service of former Governor Mike Beebe charts his efforts to create lasting…
US Features

NOTHING FANCY: DIANA KENNEDY

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NOTHING FANCY: DIANA KENNEDY

Directed by Elizabeth Carroll
Diane Kennedy is a legendary chef and author, whose razor sharp intellect, and cutting wit are beautifully captured…
Southern Features

PAHOKEE

Film

PAHOKEE

Directed by Ivete Lucas, Patrick Bresnan
Four teens face heartbreak and celebrate in the rituals of an extraordinary senior year in a small agricultural…
Galas & Centerpieces, Southern Features

CLOSING NIGHT GALA: QUEST OF THE MUSCLE NERD

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CLOSING NIGHT GALA: QUEST OF THE MUSCLE NERD

Directed by Jared Young, Matthew Young
Follow Jerry Peacock as he makes his dream to host a cosplay bodybuilding competition at Dragon Con a…
Short Films

QUILT FEVER

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QUILT FEVER

Directed by Olivia Loomis Merrion
Paducah, Kentucky's annual Quilt Week is home to what is known as the Academy Awards of quilting.
US Features

RUNNER

Film

RUNNER

Directed by Bill Gallagher
Guor Marial’s difficult and triumphant journey from refugee to world-renowned athlete, as he strives for athletic greatness.
Short Films

SECOND SIGHT

Film

SECOND SIGHT

Directed by Cole Sax
When the matriarch of a Filipino family loses her sight to cataracts they struggle for years, until a…
Short Films

SWEETHEART DANCERS

Film

SWEETHEART DANCERS

Directed by Ben-Alex Dupris
Indigenous dancers Sean and Adrian challenge the rulebook by performing at powwows in the “Sweetheart Dance” — a…
Short Films

THE LOVE BUGS

Film

THE LOVE BUGS

Directed by Allison Otto
Entomologists Charlie and Lois have been studying insects for over 60 years; the only thing that surpasses their…
Southern Features

WELL GROOMED

Film

WELL GROOMED

Directed by Rebecca Stern
The creative and colorful world of competitive dog grooming is presented in this charming documentary that follows four…
International Features

WILD HONEY

Film

WILD HONEY

Directed by Ava Porter, Farhad Akhmetov
The harmonious universality of musical expression is explored in this rapturous, ethnographic look at traditional folk music in…