Competition 2018, Feature

Left On Pearl – 2018

Monday, April 9, 3:30 PM Left On Pearl Director: Susan Rivo Documentary 55 minutes USA In 1971 classified ads for employment were still segregated by gender, battered women’s shelters did not exist, abortion was illegal, and married women couldn’t open

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Dancing With Monica – 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 3:30 PM Dancing with Monica Director: Anja Dalhoff Documentary 75 minutes Colombia, Denmark, Japan, Spain In 2010, director Anja Dalhoff met Monica, a Colombian prostitute in Copenhagen. Monica’s life has been one of hardship. Raped and abused

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Of The Voice – 2018

Monday, April 9, 5:30 PM Of the Voice Director: Bernard Weber Documentary 82 minutes Germany/Japan/Switzerland Of the Voice tells the story of four people pushing the realms and possibilities of the human voice. Andreas experiments with his voice to evolve

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Farmsteaders – 2018

Monday, April 9, 7:00 PM *Opening Night Film! Sunday, April 15, 1:30 PM Farmsteaders Director: Shaena Mallett Documentary 63 minutes USA Farmsteaders is a love story, a farm story, and a story of contemporary rural America. Nick Nolan, his wife

Posted in Competition 2018, Feature, Special Events 2018

Grab and Run – 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 3:15 PM Grab and Run Director: Roser Corella Documentary 82 minutes Kyrgyzstan Since Kyrgyzstan gained its Independence in 1991, there has been a revival of the ancient practice of Ala-Kachuu, which translates roughly as “grab and run”.

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The Mothman of Point Pleasant – 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 5:00 PM Saturday, April 14, 3:15 PM The Mothman of Point Pleasant Director: Seth Breedlove Documentary 71 minutes USA Learn the terrifying, true story about thirteen months that changed history! In November of 1966 a car full

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Instructions on Parting – 2018

Thursday, April 12, 5:30 PM Instructions on Parting Director: Amy Jenkins Documentary 90 minutes USA An observational portrait of an American family navigating the cycles of birth and death, echoing the natural world around them. Told in an unconventional visual

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Street Fighting Men – 2018

Monday, April 9, 1:00 PM Street Fighting Men Director: Andrew James Documentary 110 minutes USA In a rapidly changing America where mass inequality and dwindling opportunity have devastated the black working class, three Detroit men must fight to build something

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The Cinema Travellers – 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 7:00 PM Sunday, April 15, 3:30 PM The Cinema Travellers Director: Shirley Abraham/Amit Madheshiya Documentary 96 minutes India Cannes prize-winning The Cinema Travellers is a journey with the traveling cinemas of India, which bring the wonder of

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Manlife – 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 1:30 PM Manlife Director: Ryan Sarnowski Documentary 93 minutes USA At 90-years-old, Merle Hayden crusades tirelessly to spread the gospel of his Commander, Alfred Lawson, and the utopian movement Lawsonomy. Alfred Lawson invented the United States’ first

Posted in Competition 2018, Feature