Competition 2020, Feature 2020

Why Can’t I Be Me? Around You

Why Can’t I Be Me? Around You Director: Harrod Blank Documentary, USA, 94 min. Thursday, April 9, 9:15 PM Albuquerque’s Rusty Tidenberg, auto mechanic and drag-racing aficionado, shocked friends and family by coming out as trans. Followed for eight years

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What We Left Unfinished

What We Left Unfinished Director: Mariam Ghani Documentary, Afghanistan, UK, USA,,71 min. Thursday, April 9, 3:15 PM What We Left Unfinished tells the incredible and mostly true story of five unfinished feature films from the Communist era in Afghanistan, and

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Vas-y Coupe!

Vas-y Coupe! Director: Laura Naylor Documentary, France, 93 min. Tuesday, April 7, 1:30 PM A motley crew of laborers make the yearly trek to the vineyards of Champagne to pick grapes for a famed winemaker, but as his son begins

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Untimely

Untimely Director: Pouya Eshtehardi Narrative, Iran, 78 min. Thursday, April 9, 1:15 PM Hamin is a young private doing his military service in a watchtower in the borderline of Iran and Pakistan. Impatient for a day off to attend his

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The Swallows of Kabul

The Swallows of Kabul Directors: Zabou Breitman, Eléa Gobbé-Mévellec Animation, France, 80 min. Monday, April 6, 7:30 PM Saturday, April 11, 1:15 PM Summer 1998‚ Kabul under Taliban rule. Zunaira and Mohsen are young and in love. Despite the daily

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The Man With The Silver Case

The Man With The Silver Case Director: Colin Best Narrative, Switzerland, 89 min. Monday, April 6, 9:00 PM Already killing himself with drugs & alcohol, an anonymous American agent, the Man in Gray, accepts a deadly job: deliver a suitcase

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Test Pattern

Test Pattern Director: Shatara Michelle Ford Narrative, USA, 85 min. Friday, April 10, 3:30 PM Test Pattern is set against the backdrop of our national discussion about an inequitable health system, #metoo, and race relations in America. We follow an

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Strip and War

Strip and War Director: Andrei Kutsila Documentary, Belarus, Poland, 69 min. Friday, April 10, 7:00 PM Strip and War tells the story of a small family, consisting of a grandfather retired from the army, and his stripper grandson. It’s not

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Singin’ in the Grain–a Minnesota Czech Story

Singin’ in the Grain–a Minnesota Czech Story Directors: Al Milgrom, Daniel Geiger Documentary Feature, 110 min. Friday, April 10, 3:00 PM Filmed over 45 years, filmmaker Al Milgrom follows a village polka band embodying 6 generations of regional Czechoslovak culture,

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Seasons of Change on Henry’s Farm

Seasons of Change on Henry’s Farm Director: Ines Sommer Documentary, Japan, USA, 83 min. Wednesday, April 8, 5:30 PM For a quarter-century, Henry Brockman has worked alongside nature to grow delicious organic vegetables on his idyllic Midwestern farm. But farming

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