From Downtown to Uptown

Wednesday, April 8, 1:00 PM


Lines of Force
Director: Dan Browne, Experimental, USA, 2 min.
The theory of general relativity states that all matter is condensed energy.

I Say “See” Twice In The Same Sentence, So Please Change To
Director: Josh B. Mabe, Experimental, USA, 5 min.
Charleston & Chicago mostly. Super 8 mostly.

Belief and Crossroads
Director: Yeonu Ju, Experimental, Korea, 15 min.
A crowd of people gathered to see something. Their eyes are busy confirming their beliefs.

Mirage
Director: Jack Cronin, Experimental, USA, 7 min.
A study of the contrasting landscapes with the city of Las Vegas, Nevada and the Red Rock Canyon.

Camera Sick
Director: Jeremy Moss, Experimental, Morocco, 15 min.
The earth spins while bodies and cameras wind and rotate on its surface.

Under the Paving Stones, the Beach
Director: Amanda Katz, Documentary, USA, 16 min.
On Brooklyn’s East River waterfront, a new park built on tenuous ground, a new residence converted from a formerly industrial shell, a promise of lives of convenience.

The Reversal
Director: Jennifer Boles, Animation, USA, 11 min.
At the turn of the 19th century, the city of Chicago razed a continental divide and reversed its namesake river, forever linking it to the previously separated Illinois and Mississippi watersheds and the Gulf of Mexico.

Fallout Dogs
Director: Julia Oldham, Experimental, Ukraine, 20 min.
A cinematic portrait of Chernobyl guided by the movements and activities of the stray dogs that live in the exclusion zone and the people who take care of them.

Posted in Competition 2020