Competition 2018, Feature

Left On Pearl

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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Grab and Run

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

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

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

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

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

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

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The Day My House Fell

Thursday, April 12, 1:30 PM The Day My House Fell Director: Thessa Meijer Narrative 45 minutes Netherlands Three adult brothers, Hein, Pé and Roemer, live with their elderly mother Hillie. This eccentric family lives in an old, crooked house that

Posted in Competition 2018, Feature, Shorts

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House of Norway

Monday, April 9, 9:30 PM House of Norway Director: Jan Vardøen Narrative 80 minutes Norway A well educated refugee arrives in Norway, the richest country in the world and decides he wants to learn to be Norwegian. He enrolls at

Posted in Competition 2018, Feature