When the whole world is hypnotized by an unexplained celestial event, a young boy must face his fear of the unknown in order to keep his brother and best friend from turning to the other side.
Surrounded By Water
Director/Writer: Rhonda Buckley
Producer: Rhonda Buckley
Canada / Drama / 20mins
The Joan Morrissey Story - She lit up a room with her powerful singing held the audience in the palm of her hand with her rich, bold voice. She was a lounge singer six nights a week and raised her six children all day and night too. She was born in 1933 in downtown St. John’s, Newfoundland.
Director: Sabih Samdani
Writer: Paul Urrutia
Producer: Krishna Kolanupaka
Cast: Kevin Monster, Sean C Dwyer, Katie Lawrence
Canada / Drama / 10mins
In the midst of the cold war, a veteran CIA intelligence officer interrogates his new recruit under the suspicion that he is a KGB spy posing as an American.
Director/Writer: Caroline Friend
Producer: Merissa Jane Lee, Caroline Friend, Michael Orion Downing
Cast: Kally Khourshid, Edgar Erenhart, Daniel Dasent
USA / Drama / 20mins
Based on a true story in World War II Poland, a young Jewish woman struggles to survive after her family is murdered. Refusing to give up, she joins the Soviet resistance, and realizes that through photography she can remember the past while documenting for the future.
Director: Arlen Aguayo Stewart
Writer: Margarita Valderrama
Cast: Beatriz Pizano, Margarita Valderrama, Tamara Almeida, Arlen Aguayo Stewart
Canada / Drama / 6mins
Alba hasn’t dated in a long time, so saying she's nervous is an understatement. Not helping: feeling old, language barriers, too much make-up, and a deeper fear her daughters don't want to talk about.