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Ja Passou (Portugal | 2016, 16 min)

Directed by: Sebastião Salgado, Pedro Patrocínio

A father's journey to save his son.

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A Circus Tale & A Love Song (Mexico | 2016, 1 hour 56 minutes )

Directed by: Demián Bichir

Written by: Demián Bichir

A Song for Your Mixtape (United States | 2016, 7 minutes )

Directed by: Brandon Zuck

A short film about a party you weren't invited to.

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Acceptance (United States | 2016, 10 minutes )

Directed by: Shelby Hougui

Following two years of drug use and a return from rehab, a young teenager is pained by her sister's memory loss as they attempt to rekindle any relationship they might have had.

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Almost There (United States | 2016, 14 minutes)

Directed by: Ken Klein

A man finds himself inexplicably struggling to perform the seemingly routine task of picking his girls up from school.

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Apnea (Canada | 2016, 19 minutes )

Directed by: Alexis Chartrand

Written by: Alexis Chartrand

After her fall, Sophie is aiming to the surface, but she's unable to trust her entourage anymore.

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Apology (Iceland | 2016 , 2 minutes )

Directed by: Rúnar Ingi Einarsson

A day in the life of an elementary school hall monitor who fights to make things right in the only way he knows best.

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BACKSTORY (Germany | 2016 , 8 minutes )

Directed by: Joschka Laukeninks

Written by: Joschka Laukeninks

Cast: Xenia Assenza, Jessica McIntyre, and Jan Stapelfeldt

BARDO (United States | 2016, 18 minutes )

Directed by: Scott Aharoni & Dennis Latos

Written by: Petros Georgiadis

Cast: Lelia Goldoni, Johnny Solo

After a long night working the New York City streets as a taxi driver, Johnny finds himself frustrated, on edge, and seeking an escape. While pulled over and getting ready to satisfy bad habits, he is interrupted by Lily, an old lady insisting for a ride home. Reluctantly, he agrees to drive her and what follows is an unexpected journey.

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BLIND SEAM (Iceland | 2016 , 8 minutes )

Directed by: Eric G. du Bellay

Two teenagers, Katrin and Alex, are in a lousy sofa. She asks him why he doesn't want to sleep with her... Cut ! We are in the middle of a student film shooting. Eva, 16, is directing...

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BURNING HOPE (France/Tunisia | 2016 , 1 hour 25 minutes )

Directed by: Lotfi Achour

'Burning Hope' is at once the story of an unlikely friendship and the portrait of a fragile country haunted by so many ghosts.

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CAGED (United , 17 min)

Directed by: Nickolas Powers-Gomez

A poor amateur cage fighter gets his shot at a professional career, but when his hustler brother betrays a dangerous friend, he is faced with a life changing decision.

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Cardinal X (United States | 2016, 1 hour 34 minutes )

Directed by: Angie Wang

In 1984, the most powerful drug dealer on the west coast was a 19 year old coed. Based on actual events.

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Contre-champ (Belgium | 2015, 19 min)

Directed by: Michael De Nijs

In the footsteps of her father, a recently deceased war reporter, Lydia makes her first steps as a photojournalist during the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo. Lydia doesn't suspect that this experience will change her life forever.

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Day Six (Dia Seis) (Mexico | 2016, 1 hr 42 min)

Directed by: Juan Pablo Arroyo Abraham

Carmen, a young actress, is trapped between the love she feels for Pablo and her marriage with Joaquín, Pablo's best friend. When she learns she's fallen ill, she embarks on a trip with one of them, which will change all of their lives forever.

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Doll (인형) (United States | 2016, 12 min)

Directed by: Ryan Won

One day a woman woke up in a strange place.

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Dryads (Norway | 2015, 1 hour 29 minutes)

Directed by: Sten Hellevig

Written by: Randall Jahnson

No music. No life.

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Exile Incessant (United Kingdom | 2016, 23 minutes)

Directed by: James Reynolds

Two young South Africans in Exile define the wishes of their families to fight for the promise of their revolution.

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Happy Here in New York (Felices Acá En New York) (United States | 2016, 13 min)

Directed by: Rodrigo Baumgartner Ayres

Best friends reunite in New York City but their friendship will never be the same.

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I Love You, Dad (Te quiero, papá) (Spain | 2016, 4 min)

Directed by: Gabriel Lúgigo

A civil servant has some trouble balancing work and family life.

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Incomplete (Incomplets) (France | 2015, 12 min)

Directed by: Mickaël Schapira Villain

Hear, Touch, Smell, Speak, Live: five stories in one film, five characters facing their disabilities.

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Marital Arts (USA | 2016, 13 min)

Directed by: Anthony Marinelli

Cast: Amanda Greer, Joseph Cassese

A short film about the art of marriage.

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MUSCLE (United States | 2015, 14 min)

Directed by: Heidi Miami Marshall

A woman married to a terminally ill man must make the agonizing decision to live for him or live for herself.

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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.

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Pool (Piscina) (Brazil | 2016, 29 min)

Directed by: Leandro Goddinho

On a quest to understand her grandmother's past, Claudia meets Marlene, an old woman who's created an homage to her memories inside an empty pool.

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Rubaroo (United States | 2016, 22 min)

Directed by: Kishan Savjani

Rahul Sharma, moves to Mumbai to chase his childhood dream of becoming a Bollywood superstar. However, he quickly realizes that the city of dreams has its own way of realizing and extinguishing peoples aspirations. Rubaroo is a story of hope, determination, passion, the City and the Indian film business.

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San Miguel (Belie Belcan) (Dominican Republic | 2016, 29 min)

Directed by: Victor Sepulveda

Miguel has been expecting a life retribution because of his faith in Saint Michael. After feeling betrayed, he rebels before his beliefs and decides to get revenge against his wife, María and his best friend, Juan.

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Saturday Night Special (United States | 2016, 12 min)

Directed by: Esteban Garcia Vernaza

In a fit of anger, young Wesley embarks on a journey through the dangerous streets in search of some food for his baby sister.

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Slave (Mexico | 2014, 13 min)

Directed by: Amat Escalante

14-year-old Ana is easily seduced by Sam, a 17 year-old young man who, along with his mother and others deceive and blackmail Ana into the world of prostitution. Ana will shortly discover soon that it is part of a network of trafficking in persons and tries to escape.

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Slipaway (United States | 2016, 1 hr 28 min)

Directed by: Julia Butler, Daniel Mentz

Cast: Elaine Partnow, Jesse Pepe

Neglected by her family, Fall, an eclectic elder with good intentions but extreme measures, finds little companionship in our hyper-busy world. When she comes across Adam, a young street musician selling his keyboard, she buys it on a whim under the pretense of wanting to learn piano. Suspicious and wary, Adam agrees to teach her and quickly finds himself captured in an unsteady home with one feisty lady.

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Speechless (Canada | 2016, 13 min)

Directed by: Alexis Fortier Gauthier

A man has to annonce an unspeakable news to his girlfriend, freshly awoken from an accident's induced coma. He has trouble finding the courage.

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The Bake Sale (United States | 2016, 23 min)

Directed by: Susan Skoog

Debra, a privileged stay at home mother, aggravates her bake sale co-chair, Cyndi, a struggling nurse, to the brink of fisticuffs when Debra gets a call that her mammogram is positive.

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The boy by the sea (Netherlands | 2016, 7 min)

Directed by: Vasily Chuprina

The story of an unlikely friendship: A young boy deep in thought, filled with melancholy, watches where his stones fall as he throws them out across the water. An old lighthouse keeper approaches, filled with care and concern for the child. The two unite in their wonderment of what lies ahead - as they try to find a different truth beyond the waters.

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The Owls (Greece | 2016, 10 min)

Directed by: Natalia Bougadellis

The eldest son of a working-class family will do everything to keep his family afloat.

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This Path (United States | 2016, 17 min)

Directed by: Meko Winbush

A chance encounter will give Detective Davis and the man she has arrested a hard lesson in cause and effect.

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Touch (Canada | 2016, 15 min)

Directed by: Noel Harris

When a single mom, facing eviction, is offered a night’s work, she unsuccessfully seeks a babysitter for her two small children. Desperate, she reaches out to the last person she wants to ask for a favour.

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What're you scared of, kid? (United States | 2016, 8 min)

Directed by: Alex Coppola

'What are you scared of, kid?' is a docu-memoir about that thing behind the attic door. It flashes between interviews with children and narrative recreations of the director's own nightmares to explore how fears change over time.

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