Me, Myself and I – 2017
Show Title: Me, Myself and I
Friday, April 7, 3:15 PM
This Is Me
Director: Carrie Love
When you look in the mirror, what do you see? The hundreds of imperfections that make up who you are.
Historia Calamitatum (The Story of My Misfortunes), Part II: The Crying Game
Director: Roger Beebe
It’s all right to cry. Sometimes it’s better than all right.
Director: Natalya Serebrennikova
In a search for opium, big macs and cultural identity, a Russian-American teenager visits her hometown of St. Petersburg, Russia.
Some Dark Place
Director: Cecelia Condit
An exploration of the dislocations of identity and memory that aging forces upon us, without losing sight of life’s beauty.
Director: Nicole Brending
A woman calls out for help while also recalling her life before pain, in this Beckett-esque meditation.
The Bus Trip
Director: Sarah Gampel
A young filmmaker hopes for political discussion and friendship, except the conversation stops each time she brings up the occupation of Palestine.
Director: Janelle VanderKelen
A diaristic exploration of intimacy forced through sonic bleed and the blurring of public/private boundaries.
Emma, 14, has alopecia – a condition of rapid, unpredictable hair loss. Fighting a futile battle against her changing appearance, her only hope is acceptance.
Director: Nishat Hossain
The filmmaker instructs a man to stop her from leaving the film frame; their performance unravels gender, sexuality, and intimacy.