One Forest Day
Written & Directed by Neil Lokken
Produced by Inhye Lee & Ethan Senser
Director of Photography Ned McGregor
While trying to escape from human hunters through a vast forest, Udok must overcome his paralyzing fears to stand up to his pursuers and turn the tables in his favor.
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The House that Wren Built
Written & Directed by Laurel Cohen
Produced by Emelyn Barrientos & Carly Kleinbart
Director of Photography Lauren Guiteras
A young girl at boarding school finds her escape by building imaginative faerie houses in the forbidden woods, until other students threaten to destroy her sanctuary.
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Written & Directed by Mei Gao
Produced by Olivia Torres
Director of Photography Garrett Gassensmith
A college improv actress finally gets the chance to express her romantic feelings for a fellow improv actor in a scene based on the assigned intention, "You want his love."
Written & Directed by Colton Maddox
Produced by Shivani Chanillo & Carly Kleinbart
Director of Photography Neil Lokken
When a young photographer agrees to help an Indiana farmer get visual evidence of an extraterrestrial, he ends up fighting not for proof, but for survival.
Written & Directed by Jon Fraaza
Produced by Ethan Senser
In this political mockumentary, a freshly naturalized American citizen runs his first polling place, struggling to maintain his optimism (and patriotism) in the face of electoral disaster.
Written & Directed by Patrick Metcalf
Produced by Sam Freedman
When a below-average guy begins to see subtitles that reveal the inner thoughts and feelings of those around him, he starts to look at life much differently.
Written & Directed by Laura McGehee
Produced by Madison Ginsberg
Director of Photography Marion Hill
A teenage girl who lives for making others laugh attempts to figure out real emotion with the aid of her older and significantly less cool brother; also there’s a funeral.
Written & Directed by Ryan Naylor
Produced by Matt Hooker & Inhye Lee
A ten-year-old outcast girl helps an injured felt puppet escape the clutches of the Australian Mafia.
THE SPECIAL PROJECTS GRANT
Written by Brad Leyden & Tom Mason
Directed by Tom Mason
Produced by Sarah Hedge & Richard Herndon
Director of Photography Jared Bohlken
Chasing Stars is a year-long mixed media production that details the life and adventures of Laika, a Soviet mutt who was the first animal to explore space.
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Cost of the Saviors
THE NEW STUDENT GRANT
Written & Directed by Troy Lewis & SangHee Kim
Produced by Gabi Romagnoli
Director of Photography Anderson Collins
A young man is approached with the opportunity to become a superhero — but at a price.