2022 / 9 min / Iran / Animation
Directed by Farnoosh Abeo
n the land occupied with the sprayers army, no one has the right to grow any kind of plants either in public or private.
So many of the people and soldiers do not even know how does a plant grow or look like, until one day one of the soldiers finds a seed buried deep down in the dust and his curiosity is just the beginning of something extraordinary, something big, something revolutionary.
Eyes on Me
2022 / 8 min / USA / Thriller, Horror, Comedy
Directed by Andy Nguyen Zhao
Cast: Catherine Kim, Jack Cooperstein, Matthew Harkins
A young Asian-American nurse is tasked to take care of an estranged blind patient and soon realizes that this isn’t an average house call.
Jack of All Lanterns
2022 / 6 min / USA / Comedy
Directed by Avai d’Amico
Cast: Joel Foster, Brianna Fogelson
A lonely man’s wish while carving a jack-o’-lantern unwitting becomes the ultimate treat and trick under a strange moon rising.
2022 / 12 min / USA / Horror
Directed by Joe Lueben
Cast: Gates McFadden
A mysterious woman appears at a young father’s home seeking recompense for a long-buried transgression. But she doesn’t want money—she wants one of his fingers.
Its Coming, Its Real
2022 / 8 min / USA / Experimental
Directed by Alexia Oldini and Steven Gray
Politically charged fever dream montage for “It’s Coming It’s Real” by Swans.
2022 / 8 min / USA / Drama
Directed by Cate Smierciak
Cast: Alex Knell, Nick Clifford
A one night stand-off.
2022 / 15 min / USA / Dark Comedy, Western
Directed by Matthew Paul Sullivan
Cast: Peter Larney, Tom Plumley
Two bandits flee into the California desert after a botched robbery. Upon the death of their horses, the outlaw’s collective fate becomes clear, and no amount of stolen gold will be of any comfort to either of them…
2022 / 12 min / USA / Dark Comedy
Directed by Paul Edward Armstrong
Cast: Stephen Brodie, Skylar Holt, Alison Viktorin
Two men are brought together through a website whose purpose is not what it seems.
2022 / 18 min / USA / Drama
Directed by Philip C. Sedgwick
Cast: Christina July Kim, Kincaid Walker, Sam Whitten, Joel Foster
When two couples simultaneously discover a meteorite landing site, the claim to the celestial object becomes a battle of wits, gender, and a declaration of true desire.