2016 Films: R
Rabbit Blood (2015, 5 min)
Directed by: Yagmur Altan
Just an ordinary day at an old mysterious Turkish country house where its residents have an extraordinary way of brewing tea.
Raise and Remember: A Father's Survival Story (United States | 2015, 21 min)
Directed by: Katie Leary
The film explores what survival means for this Staten Island father whose personal memories are part of U.S. History.
Reaching Out, Over & Over (Australia | 2013, 10 min)
Directed by: Margot Politis
Reaching Out, Over & Over is an experiment in illusion, movement, space and time.
Reinventing the Reel (Canada | 2015, 20 minutes)
Directed by: Michael j Gorlick
"Reinventing the Reel" is a documentary short about contemporary independent film-makers' attempts to change the portrayal of LGBT characters in film.
Return (Brazil | 2015, 6 min)
Directed by: Kayhan Ozmen, Vicente Tigre
A mysterious man wanders a mystical world where he encounters his own death and subsequent rebirth.
Ring Around the Mulberry Bush (United States | 2015, 10 min)
Directed by: Nicholas D'Agostino
A night of sharing old wounds.
Robinson (Czech Republic | 2015, 6 min)
Directed by: Simon Koudela
A variation on a familiar theme.
Rocco Has Your Name (Rocco Tiene Tu Nombre) (Spain | 2015, 92 min)
Directed by: Angelo Orlando
Written by: Angelo Orlando, Isabella Perricone
Cast: Michele Venitucci, Marina Esteve, Fabio Ferri, David Gonzalez, Carla Lladó, Esther Cuspinera
It's a typical day like many others in the life of Bobo Benso. But this time, something breaks the routine: a stranger is installed in home... says his name is Rocco. Bobo slowly discovers has been overrun, excluded, evicted from his own life and is now in no man's land.
Ruth's (United States | 2015, )
Written by: Chen Drachman
Margo and Dan take their college students kids, Jordan and Lizzy to visit their grandmother, Ruth, at Aurora, Marion County, Oregon for Passover. Later that night after the Seder when most everyone is asleep, Lizzy finds Ruth watching the midnight news where a story about Anne Frank’s death date is revealing that Anne Frank’s death wasn’t when it was believed to be for years. Lizzy then confesses to have known a related secret for years and Ruth is left with some explaining to do.