2017 Films: N
Narthex (The Netherlands | 2014, 9 minutes)
Directed by: Tjacolien Wiersma
Narthex is inspired by the “Pieta” of Michelangelo, a universally recognized symbol of human suffering and lamentation. In Narthex the beholder sees a death scene under water. Water symbolizes baptism, resurrection of the dead, destroying forces and upward supporting forces.
NEXT (2016, 7 min)
Directed by: Elena Brodach
Another night, another naked body in her bed. She feels no love, just passion. A sharp lancet in her hands and a hidden box with her secrets. Only she knows how it all will end and who will be her next victim.
Night Shadows (United States | 2016, 7 min)
Directed by: Bat-Ami Rivlin, Ivan Viaranchyk
In a dark, old victorian city, a young doctor is summoned by a mysterious coachman to attend a patient in need. Rushing to meet his client, the Doctor finds himself taking a dreadful journey to his own personal nightmare.
Ninet - Child (United States | 2015, 3 min)
Directed by: Nimrod Shapira
Cast: Concept & Direction by Nimrod Shapira (nimshap.com)
Production by Sarah Charlie Benjamin
Director of Photography and Effects by Eyal Bau Cohen
Editing by Tomer Rabinowitz
Color Correction by Michal Gordon & Eyal Bau Cohen
Actor & Stuntman: Zachary Huber
Stunt coordinator: Leo Gibbs
In her song "Child", Ninet is confessing about the struggles of letting go, but how can one let go?
No Gyroscope (United States | 2016, 6 min)
Directed by: Fella Cederbaum
Written by: Fella Cederbaum
Cast: Videography: Bruce Petschek
MahnoDahno, an alter-ego character, explores the trials and tribulations of the human experience while traveling through a magical universe
Noam (Israel | 2016, 23 min)
Directed by: Adi Shinar
Noam, 16, an artistic introvert, can’t stand being her mother’s psychologist. She wants to go out for a chance to meet a boy on whom she has a crush from afar, but is forced to stay home and meet with her mother’s demands. When she's had enough, Noam leaves, attempting to find somewhere else to spend the night.
Notes From the Next Time I Will Die (Italy | 2016, )
Written by: Stefano Bozzo
A solitary man meets a yachtsman Albino in his living room. A messenger from the Maker?
Nowhere, Michigan (United States | 2016, 1 hr 37 min)
Directed by: Robert Vornkahl
David is fleeing from a murder, a pair of deadly conmen and is inadvertently toting a bag full of meth and cash with him. He ends up passing through a small, frozen, nowhere town in the heart of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. David becomes entangled in a small town love triangle between a pregnant, snarky bartender and a chatty, cheerful diner waitress.
NZINGHA (USA | 2016, 5 min)
Directed by: Anderson Wright
Nzingha Prescod is the #2 ranked women's foil fencer in the United States. In 2015, Nzingha became the first African-American woman to win an individual medal at the Senior World Championships. Should she medal individually in Rio at the 2016 Summer Olympics, she will be the first African-American woman to do so in the history of the sport.