Wanderlust – 2024

Tuesday, April 9, 3:00 PM

Man in the Orange Jacket
Director: James Joseph Valiyakulathil, Narrative, USA, 18 min
Mark, an aging African American factory worker, meets a group of illegal immigrants during his daily arduous walk to work.

Long Journey
Director: Héctor Herce, Narrative, Spain, 18 min
Nico is twelve years old and if he wants his gift he will have to climb his grandmother’s highest sideboard or fight a duel of loaves of bread, until he faces his final test.

Safety State
Director: Jeanette L. Buck, Narrative, USA, 16 min
In the dystopian near future, a gay and a lesbian couple form an unlikely friendship as they flee the midwest for safety in New England.

Director: James Di Martino, Narrative, Australia, 19 min
A young woman with down syndrome sets out on a quest to get pregnant and have a baby.

The Pedestrian
Directors: Claire Read, Nora Rose DeLigter, Documentary, USA, 20 min
We meet Alex at a crossroads: he’s approaching his 30th birthday, and he’s lost. The only thing that brings him clarity: walking.

Director: Kaspar Jancis, Animation, Estonia, 26 min
Some people believe that the Earth is flat. And then there are those who think that somewhere there, under the Crust of the Earth, another civilization exists.