2022 Official Selections
A Beard Grows in Brooklyn
Screening on: Sunday, May 15th - 6:30pm
Comedy / USA / 63 min.
Two Millennial roommates, Johnny and Nolan, attempt to cure their loneliness while navigating an urban dreamscape in this single-take odyssey.
Director: Adam Hagenbuch
Producers: Stephen Tonti, Adam Hagenbuch, Luka Glinsky
Writer: Luka Glinsky
Cast: Luka Glinsky, Stephen Tonti, Madison Micucci, Jeffrey Omura, Rivka "Bekie" Rivera, Alex Spieth, Kelvin Oppong, Steve Bauder, Katya Stepanov, & Devon Perry
Screening on: Sunday, May 15th - 2pm
Drama / Mexico / 98 mins
Julián decides to embark on a journey with no destination, leaving everything behind. Ten years later he returns in search of his past and finds María, the woman who was once his wife, in the company of Santiago, a writer that has given her solace. Julián’s arrival then takes all of their lives down an unexpected path.
Director: Juan Pablo Arroyo Abraham
Producers: Arturo Pimentel, Enrique Chuck, Raúl Méndez, Juan Pablo Arroyo Abraham
Cast: Raúl Méndez, Daniela Zavala, Andrés Montiel,
Arantxa Servín, Valery Sais, Francisco Rubio, Marco Treviño, Patricia Bernal
Me to Play
Screening on: Sunday, May 15th - 12pm
Documentary / USA / 72 minutes
Two actors with debilitating and incurable Parkinson’s disease undertake an act of bravery as their swansong to the decades-long professional lives they’ve led: putting up an Off-Broadway production of Samuel Beckett’s masterpiece, “Endgame,” the play that makes the case that “there’s nothing funnier than unhappiness.”
Director: Jim Bernfield
Producer: Jim Bernfield
Cast: Dan Moran, John Christopher Jones, Joe Grifasi, Ruth Kreshka, MaryBeth Coudal
The Bride in the Box
Screening on: Friday, May 13th - 7pm
Horror / USA / 85 min.
On the coast of Maine, a curious young girl falls under the spell of a terrifying local ghost story.
Director: Doug Bost
Producers: Erica Hampson
Writer: Doug Bost
Cast: Victor Verhaeghe, Acadia Bost, Carolyn Baeumler, Tammy Faye Starlite, Hal Robinson
Woman of the House
Screening on: Saturday, May 14th - 5pm
Dramedy / USA / 118 min.
YA novelist, Christine Chandler, surprises her group of friends at her anniversary party: she's filing for divorce and sleeping with the much younger lifeguard. But when her husband goes missing, her friends start to worry and begin to question their loyalty to her and each other. Will she be allowed to enjoy her mid life crisis despite her judgmental friends or does the universe have other plans?
Director: Michelle Salcedo
Producer: Michelle Salcedo
Writer: Michelle Salcedo
Cast: Christine Holt, Kourtney Rutherford, Keith Chandler, Jason Schuler, Matthieu Eveillard, Gui Agustini, Jack & Joseph Farnham