Festival Schedule




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Brave New West

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

From its vast and stunning landscapes to the frontier mentality of its inhabitants, few regions inspire a stronger sense of place than the American West.

Brave New West

Nickel City Vandals

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April 24, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Nickel City Vandals asks the question, is graffiti an art or a crime? It also describes how graffiti has transitioned within the mainstream culture. Featuring graffiti writers, law enforcement, and an academic giving their opinions on not only graffiti in Buffalo but how graffiti has migrated from the streets to public galleries.

Nickel City Vandals

Hamlet’s Green Evolution

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Green dies on Red

Hamlet’s Green Evolution

Lean, Mean & Green

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

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Population loss and industrial collapse scar cities around the globe. People in post-industrial, blighted neighborhoods are taking action to make their communities a better place to live. While transitioning their cities from polluted wastelands to environmentally sustainable communities, these urban heroes tell an international story we all share.

Lean, Mean & Green

Dream Interrupted

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April 24, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Dream entangled

Dream Interrupted

A Toy’s Story: Life, Death & Rock N Roll

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

One of Buffalo’s biggest punk-era bands pursues the rock ‘n’ roll dream – and everything that goes with it.

A Toy’s Story: Life, Death & Rock N Roll

Les Esclaves

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Two friends live as slaves in ancient Italy. One of them hates their master, but the other reveres him. When tragedy strikes their master’s house, both slaves must decide what is more important: to be free, or to stay alive. Filmed on location in Southern France.

Les Esclaves

Saving General Yang

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Northeast China, early Northern Song dynasty, AD 986. The Khitan army takes its revenge for a past massacre, abducting General Yang Ye (Adam Cheng) and leaving his wife and seven sons to rescue him – and fall into their deadly trap. Led by the first son (Ekin Cheng), the seven – two of whom have never seen combat – set out with a small band of fighters to face an army of thousands, brave the treacherous Wolf Mountain, face the nemesis of their shared history, and find the way back alive – all to bring their father home.

Saving General Yang

The Return

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

In the late 1880s, the last wild bison were eradicated from the Great Plains of North America. Over 130 years later, a group of Native Americans, biologists, and concerned citizens finally realize the dream of returning genetically pure wild bison to their native land.

The Return

Seasick Sailor

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A lonely teenager working as a debt collector for an underground gambling ring in Los Angeles tries to fit in with a new group of friends.

Seasick Sailor

Dambulance

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Two paramedics believe God has instructed them to allow certain organ donors to die in order to save more lives.

Dambulance

Dissent

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

An old father, still a tyrant despite his age. Edward, the son, devoured by his Oedipus complex. And Karla, the young woman betrothed to Edward, who dreams about her future husband’s attempt to break free from the yoke of his father and assert his own will. However….

Dissent

Aurally

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April 24, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The city is filled with stories. Some exist silently in the nightscape, while others invite us in. AURALLY ponders solitude, loneliness and un/happiness against a backdrop of late night radio and beautiful music.

Aurally

Antoine

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A struggling artist finds an unexpected path to public recognition.

Antoine

Claire

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April 24, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A high school football player risks everything to find out if a deceased classmate had feelings for him.

Claire

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Brandonwood

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April 25, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A romantic thriller tracing four years in the lives of a young couple from the excitement of new love to reality of new circumstances for which they cannot escape. Made in WNY.

Brandonwood

Facing The Storm: Story Of The American Bison

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April 25, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Facing the Storm is highly recommended for anyone with children (middle-school age and up) who are willing to learn how the West was really won and dang near ruined.

Facing The Storm: Story Of The American Bison

Special Premiere & 30 Year Reunion Celebration For “The Natural”

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April 25, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

- SPECIAL PREMEIRE & 30 YEAR REUNION CELEBRATION FOR: “The Natural” which was shot right here in Buffalo and starred Robert Redford & Directed by Barry Levinson

- Events and special guests TBA

Special Premiere & 30 Year Reunion Celebration For “The Natural”

The Secretary

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April 25, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

In case you were part of a government conspiracy and you want to go public with the story…you only have to find a documentary maker. Sounds easy… but can you really trust a filmmaker?

The Secretary

Hit and Stay

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April 25, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The story of a group of priests and nuns who were only trying to abide by their faith and end the Vietnam War. They ended up wanted by the FBI.

Hit and Stay

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The Wingman

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The Wingman is an award-winning bromantic comedy about a professional womanizer who coerces his heartbroken relationship counsellor into helping
him seduce women, only to discover that having him as his best friend is more important than using him to satisfy his insatiable sex drive.

The Wingman

Since I Don’t Have You

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Inspired by a true story – The son of the beloved female vocalist in the popular doo-wop group, The Skyliners, confronts his estranged father for the truth about her suicide.

Since I Don’t Have You

Hide Your Smiling Faces

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Hide Your Smiling Faces depicts the young lives of two brothers as they abruptly come of age through the experience of a friend’s mysterious death.

Hide Your Smiling Faces

Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

For centuries, a historical and religious controversy has existed around certain events described in the pages of the Bible. Is it real or is it fiction?

Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus

The Star Fishing Boy

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This story is about a boy who falls to Earth from the clouds and encounters situations that spark his empathy and compassion, but also puts him at risk of not being able to return to his home in the sky.

The Star Fishing Boy

R.A.D.I.C.A.L.S.

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

When Sandlot meets Spy Kids. Eight kids develop their natural talents to superhero levels to confront a comic-book-inspired villain kidnapping neighborhood dogs to pull off the crime of the century.

R.A.D.I.C.A.L.S.

Mrs. Neverlate & Mr. Betterlate

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Set in the early fifties, an old-fashioned fellow loses track of time before a first date. Left waiting is a widowed woman. Through her good-natured heart she forgives him and the rendezvous moves in a positive direction.

Mrs. Neverlate & Mr. Betterlate

Autograph

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A star struck country bumpkin goes to Hollywood and learns that stars do not always glitter.

Autograph

The Audition

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A crazy actress seeks revenge on an evil casting director.

The Audition

Minutes with Jawney Mookoo

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

An emotionally unstable children’s talk show host attempts to teach his viewing audience some basic shapes using a unique technique. He only has a few minutes to complete his task.

Minutes with Jawney Mookoo

Mosaic 33

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Dr. Sarah Alexander and her fellow scientists were working on something completely off the grid with no approval from Mosaic. Something that could cure millions of people if things hadn’t gone terribly wrong.

Mosaic 33

On Blitzen

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A touching tale of love and connection created by an almost-human pure bred and the daughter of a champion dog breeder.

On Blitzen

The Bond

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A young woman is caught in the middle of a series of ritualistic murders in a small New Hampshire town. Police are targeting her husband, the media want answers and she just wants it all to end.

The Bond

Odds

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Drowning in the malaise of his mediocre existence, John has decided to test fate and play the odds with his only remaining possession, his life. It’s a gamble where winning will bring him a fresh start and losing means a body bag.

Odds

Three Sides

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A film that poses a simple question. How does our past affect our future? A young woman desperately searches for the biological mother who abandoned her. As a result, three lives will never be the same.

Three Sides

Return to Innocence

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A troubled youth finds hope in the shadows of his past at a point when he feels he can no longer find any purpose in living.

Return to Innocence

Nobody’s Perfect

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

It’s a rag to riches story about a younger woman name Sasha (Lexi Moeller) who meets the man of her dreams Morgan (Derrick Simmons) with the perfect lifestyle and image. They quickly fall in love. Once they get married, her perfect dream turns into a nightmare.

Nobody’s Perfect

Femme (Women Healing the World)

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A documentary featuring interviews with 100 influential women from around the world.

Femme (Women Healing the World)

Vampie

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

In this cult film, Azure St. Clair, a neurotic vampiress who is deathly allergic to blood, must protect her only source of food, the VAMPIE (a vampire pie), from a dark vampiric order that wants to use the powers of this deadly pie to revive the dead and enslave the world.

Vampie

Aakhir (At Last)

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April 26, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Two people set out on a journey. One has no clue about where they are heading. The other has a reason to hide. They meet a stranger whose chemistry with his pet mouse is lovable. A mastermind, a believer, a psychopath and an unknown destination.

Aakhir (At Last)

I’m A Stripper

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Follows the lives of three male strippers in the sexiest cities in North America

I’m A Stripper

NYC Rooftop Story

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April 26, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

David is an ivy league-educated writer who loses his longtime girlfriend and ability to write. A cathartic episode occurs on the rooftop which triggers his pursuit of Misha, a famous international model, and his latent creative writing. In four days, David’s life transforms beyond his initial intention. Life is a comedy spiced with the ups and downs.

NYC Rooftop Story

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Guitars Over Cancer

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The benefit concert honoring Pittsburgh blues guitar great Warren King, along with his band-mates, colleagues, collaborators and fellow blues musicians, is captured on film, both on stage and in archival footage from the 90s, 80s and 70s. The best of Pittsburgh blues players.

Guitars Over Cancer

TongTongan

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Even before being colonized, the peoples of what is now the Philippines are already practicing Restorative Justice. In the province of Benguet, they have the “tongtongan,” which literally means “pag-uusap,” or “talking.”

TongTongan

Chew On This: The Dangers of the American Diet Exposed

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The Standard American Diet plays a major role i the current epidemics of obesity, cardiovascular disease , diabetes and cancer. Just as the nation’s health crisis reaches disastrous proportions, it is quickly becoming clear that the harmful consequences of our food choices extend for beyond chronic disease. The methods of food production in use today have profound implications on the health of the planet. The rise of unsound agricultural practices such as factory farming and genetic engineering of our crops are pushing us to the brink of environmental calamity.

Chew On This: The Dangers of the American Diet Exposed

Bonobo

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A happily married young couple must carefully evaluate their relationship and trust in one another, plus own moral standing when a potentially seedy yet highly financial offer is presented to them in a time of recession.

Bonobo

Horse for Sale

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Family-friendly film endorsed by The Dove Foundation and KIDS FIRST! A mysterious letter spurs a young girl to sabotage the sale of her sister’s prize horse. Based on an award-winning script that was a semi-finalist at Buffalo Niagara Film Festival in 2007.

Horse for Sale

Honoring Home

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Honoring Home documents the life story of Han Lin, Burmese Freedom Fighter, political refugee and father of seven. Han Lin and his family moved to America because of political persecution in Burma. Despite political refuge in America, Han Lin continued to raise awareness about the history and dire political situation in Burma.

Honoring Home

Tasha and Friends

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Local children’s show host, Tasha, decides to shut the show down. Her puppet co-stars, however, want to shut her down…permanently.

Tasha and Friends

The Picnic

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A nerdy fellow looks to find a great location to picnic with his lady friend.

The Picnic

Creating Creation

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Creating Creation: You didn’t come from where you came from.

Creating Creation

Speak Now

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April 27, 2014

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Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Secrets unleashed at a wedding cause chaos for the bride and groom and alter the lives of all in attendance.

Speak Now

Light Man

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Introducing a short animation called Light Man Superhero, with a series of adventures that form an intense introduction to Light Man and Light Woman, and their adventures within New York City.

Light Man

Little Terror

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This music video depicts what horrors can come from the beginnings of innocence. Nature’s fury destroys innocence and evil.

Little Terror

Step 9

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April 27, 2014

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Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Addiction destroyed their family. 5 years later, Ray convinces his estranged wife Addison to meet one last time so he can make amends, which is the 9th step in his recovery. In a small room, two former lovers attempt to settle the differences that destroyed their happiness. It is an intimate story of truth, lies, love and anguish.

Step 9

Having a Drink

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

James is a highly paid escort for wealthy women. Sounds good in theory but in practice, not so much fun. James hates his job, which leads to a few stiff drinks after work. Tonight, he heads to a seedy after-hours joint called Oges Tavern. It turns out to be the wrong bar on the wrong night. It’s Halloween and two robbers dressed as werewolves come calling.

Having a Drink

Franklin Street

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Members of a small community cope with a high school shooting.

Franklin Street

Moo Moo and the Three Witches

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April 27, 2014

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Buffalo, NY 14202

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A family of witches turn a mean orphaned girl into a cat and now must find a way to bring her back.

Moo Moo and the Three Witches

William’s Lullaby

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A single father, overcome with depression, struggles to raise his five-year-old son while coming to terms with a trauma from his childhood.

William’s Lullaby

I Feel Lost

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Javier feels an existential emptiness after watching the last episode of LOST. Little by little, a strange force pushes him further and further into a voyage of self-discovery. What starts as a game could end up … as a game!

I Feel Lost

Allusion

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Alice works in a record store, and spends her day helping an array of bewildering customers who treat her quite rudely. Nothing makes any sense. Are Alice’s adventures in record store land just a dream?

Allusion

The Cut

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The Kuria are still practicing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) as a ritual. It is painful and even dangerous. The older generation wants to uphold the legacy of the ancestors… but it has also created a mixed feeling in the young generation.

The Cut

Tough Aint Enough: Conversations with Albert S. Ruddy

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Two-Time-Academy-Award-Winning producer, Albert S. Ruddy, tells the lively and touching story of how he fought against all odds to produce some of the most iconic motion pictures and TV shows of all time, including Best Picture winners The Godfather and Million Dollar Baby plus The Cannonball Run and others.

Tough Aint Enough: Conversations with Albert S. Ruddy

A Night at the Jai Alai

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April 27, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A NIGHT AT THE JAI ALAI captures a typical night at the Orlando Jai Alai arena, where an obscure sport is on the brink of extinction. The film shows the intersection of drunk gamblers, a dwindling fan base, and dedicated players of the once popular sport.

A Night at the Jai Alai

Amor A Primera Vista (Love at First Sight)

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

The heart-warming story of a lonely young man and his increasingly creative attempts to attract the attention of the girl of his dreams.

Amor A Primera Vista (Love at First Sight)

Cat Scratch

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Jeff is heading off for a typical day at the office when a brief encounter with a cat changes everything.

Cat Scratch

Happy Hands

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April 27, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This award winning short doc tells the story of how Hollywood icon, Tippi Hedren, personally conceived and provided the means for twenty of the first Vietnamese refugees to establish themselves as manicurists. Together they established a new industry that became a Vietnamese American Dream.

Happy Hands

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All The Labor

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

“ALL THE LABOR does a fine job of capturing the Gourds’ obtuse lyricism, hell-raising live act, and music that is (we’ll refrain from the past tense) equally steeped in the Band’s musicianship

All The Labor

Bite Horse

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

“Baby come home, sooner or later. A bite from the horse, or the alligator”

Bite Horse

Delica-M: Mean Something

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A secret laboratory hides a gruesome experiment on several human test subjects. When a sudden change of orders comes down, things take a turn for the worse.

Delica-M: Mean Something

Lead Me From Darkness

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Living in darkness searching for light.

Lead Me From Darkness

Sunrise

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A place to wash and renew the soul each day.

Sunrise

Helpless

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

“Helpless”…When you miss a loved one with all you have.

Helpless

Dudley Taft, God Forbid

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A western style retelling of John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men.” A music video for blues rock musician “Dudley Taft.”

Dudley Taft, God Forbid

Tawerga Child

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April 28, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This is a music film ” tears of refugee child ” from libya “refugee camp of tawerghian people in benghazi- libya ” , focusing on the child’s rights in new libya . ” Must be informed of the child protected from practices which may harm such as discrimination by racial, religious or any other form of discrimination, and that raised the spirit of understanding, tolerance, friendship among peoples, peace and brotherhood”

Tawerga Child

Tatanka

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April 28, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A lifelong activist faces a reckoning when his home is threatened with foreclosure and his
son questions his life choices. !Featuring Joan Baez, Daniel Ellsberg and Cesar Chavez,
Tatanka is a powerful film about the promise and the peril of unrestrained idealism.

Tatanka

Where The Crow Will Be Forever

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This film explores the history of the Crow Indian tribe, life on the reservation and why the Crow have chosen to stay.

Where The Crow Will Be Forever

Steel Earth

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A docu-series hosted by J. Paris where we focus on the removal, restoration, and recycling of ABANDONED machines in the woods. Join us on an epic adventure, as we dig out everything from Planes, Trains, Boats, Cars, Antique Machinery, and much more. We are taking heavy metal to a whole new level ! ! !

Steel Earth

East Side: A Community Of Hope

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

This film examines the East Side of Buffalo – a community plagued by violence, poverty, and suffering – and the faith-based initiatives being undertaken in an effort to revitalize this once-thriving community.

East Side: A Community Of Hope

Changing Culture: Views Of Ramleela in Trinidad

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April 28, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Broken Side of Time

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April 28, 2014

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639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A road trip where a soon-to-be-retired nude internet model sheds her vices and shoots
with her favorite photographers one last time. !It’s a journey to reclaim the lost pieces of
her soul

Broken Side of Time

Elizabeth Bathory

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April 28, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Katarina and Anika are trapped in a dungeon in 16th century Hungary. The stagnant dungeon air is soon disturbed by sinister forces and distant horrific memories of Countess Elizabeth Bathory. Their only hope is trust in each other and trust in God. But is that enough?

Elizabeth Bathory

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Not A Still Life

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Is a portrait of Steve Stone, an older gay, Jewish man who shares the naked truth of the struggles,
joys and sorrows of his unconventional life. His engaging story provokes reflection about the many layers of identity and emotion
we all face at points in our lives.

Not A Still Life

The Bladesmiths

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

In an era of outsourcing and declining “Made in America” products, Ruana Knives has been making and selling its wares in the same shop in Bonner, Montana for over 75 years.

The Bladesmiths

Every Everything: The Music, Life & Times of Grant Hart

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A rock n roll “fog of war” about Grant Hart, the barefoot singer/songwriter/drummer from legendary punk band Hüsker Dü. A no-holds-barred conversation about the music industry, drugs, touring, fatherhood, Studebakers, art, artists, drumming, and being one of the most influential musicians of the last 30 years.

Every Everything: The Music, Life & Times of Grant Hart

Accession

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A highly controversial drama based on real events. A young man living in a South African township does the unimaginable after discovering he is HIV positive.

Accession

Phoenix Song

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

A frustrated art student reconnects once more with a soul she has reincarnated with numerous times over history in a last attempt to clear their karma. Just one problem she is the only one who knows what’s going on. Can she, alone, release their karmic baggage so they can be free of each other once and for all?

Phoenix Song

The Rising Light

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

An existential science fiction road movie, in which a trans-dimensional being named Daniel, must deliver an ethereal gift to a aging sorcerer in order to prevent an imminent alien invasion. But along the way – Daniel must discover his own powers and the true meaning of his existence.

The Rising Light

Sixty and the City

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

United States

Former beauty Nili, now 61 years old and still good looking, is a mother and a grandmother, but still has erotic feelings and looks for love and sex.

Sixty and the City

My Kashmir

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April 29, 2014

Market Arcade
639 Main St.

Buffalo, NY 14202

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My Kashmir is a film about being young in Kashmir, India, one of the most contentious and militarized regions in the world. For two college students Iqbal and Javaid, a childhood rife with curfews, crossfires and crackdowns has given way to a generation questioning their lack of freedom, while carving a peaceful path to their future.

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Shelter

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The Enemy has infiltrated the Green Zone. Escaping capture, John Doyle mounts a pocket of resistance to save the remaining civilians, while rescue forces attempt to locate him. No one can be left behind.

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Rough Hands

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April 29, 2014

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Cok Uzun Bir Hikayeuin Tam Ortasi (The Midpoint of a Very Long Story)

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April 29, 2014

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Room For Two

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April 29, 2014

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A young couple, Sarah and Myles, check into a hotel, but things aren’t as they initially appear; Sarah’s married. Already unsure if she can go through with the affair, the evening’s events force Sarah to make an even bigger decision.

Room For Two

The Box

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April 29, 2014

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A man lives in denial about the tragic events that happened to his family. He finally comes to terms with his grim reality due to a simple delivery package: the box.

The Box

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American Heart

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April 30, 2014

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In this award-winning documentary, a primary care clinic in Minnesota becomes a crossroads for embattled refugees and their devoted doctors

American Heart

Ukraine Brides, 13 Years Later

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April 30, 2014

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Follows the ups and downs of women from Ukraine who married Israeli men. At times heartbreaking, at times mystifying, always compelling, the stories will touch and surprise you. Even while probing sensitive topics, Tal maintains the utmost compassion for her “Ukraine brides.”

Ukraine Brides, 13 Years Later

Cricket Nation

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April 30, 2014

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Cricket is one of the most popular sports on the planet and has strong roots in North American history! Cricket Nation looks at the widespread impact of the game on various Canadians including some board slamming, beer league hockey players who give the sport a try and are challenged to face one of the fastest cricket bowlers in Canada!

Cricket Nation

Cybornetics Urban Cyborg

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April 30, 2014

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A cyborg prototype constructed for the military by a team of scientists rebels against his creators by embarking on a mission to uncover the truth about its human origins in this ambitious sci-fi adventure from independent writer/director Dwayne Buckle (THE MINORITY)

Cybornetics Urban Cyborg

Berlin Junction

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April 30, 2014

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Jos Bakker, a Dutch painter living in Berlin, is on a crossroad in his life. He needs to make a decision, either hold on to his freedom and his unattached way of life, or settle down and create a family with the woman he loves

Berlin Junction

The Compass Rose

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April 30, 2014

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Out on the vineyard, the woman in black said she only came to talk…but she lied.

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Dystopia Street

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April 30, 2014

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Lost in a nightmare world a man must unravel the mystery of his plight in order to find the key to his escape.

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Two Shots

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April 30, 2014

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A man’s most terrible memories come to haunt him after a year of sobriety.

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The True Story Of Christmas Clothesmaker

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April 30, 2014

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A sad strange man tries to find meaning, struggles to make sense of surreal world encounters and interacts with many strikingly odd people and situations he can not make sense of.

The True Story Of Christmas Clothesmaker

The Ghetto At Princeton

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April 30, 2014

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An eclectic blend of Princetonian characters are showcased in this satirical sketch comedy. From gangster-wannabes to colonial generals, stay at home fathers to post modern hipsters, and hillbillies to hard bodied bros, TGAP explores a range of characters and cultures that exist in Princeton, New Jersey

The Ghetto At Princeton

El Despido

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April 30, 2014

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A recently fired worker is waiting for his now former colleague in order to have a chat with her. His plans, however, involve more than mere words.

El Despido

The Kid Who Made The Face

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April 30, 2014

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On Saturday January 24th 1989, a young boy walked into the Parktown Mall in Toronto Ontario Canada and made a face that was hideous beyond imagination. Twenty-five years later, two filmmakers have decided to find out the truth about this event.

The Kid Who Made The Face

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The Instrument

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May 1, 2014

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The Instrument is a rare document of Midwestern passion, featuring cremation, spirit possession, and a stolen cello.

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The Power of Few

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May 1, 2014

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Puzzle for a Blind Man

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May 1, 2014

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Love is the ultimate puzzle. To solve it, five separate individual destinies become connected to each other, and everybody’s life changes for good, for worse, for ever.

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Frequence

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May 1, 2014

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While secretly recording the quarrel of a couple, a priest makes a terrible discovery

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His Name is Clownface

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May 1, 2014

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A film directors descent into insanity when he is seemingly stalked by one of his creations.

His Name is Clownface

Kindling

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May 1, 2014

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Kunyang

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May 1, 2014

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The face of the domestic worker in Hong Kong is that of a Filipina. These are their stories, told in their own voices.

Kunyang

Coffee

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May 1, 2014

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An over-caffeinated protagonist attempts to escape to a different life.

Coffee

Felinheli: Hefin and Als

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May 1, 2014

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Animated musical documentary, made with experimentation.

Felinheli: Hefin and Als

The Future Of Energy

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May 1, 2014

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A positive fun film that focuses on energy solutions and the people behind the renewable energy revolution. It’s a love story about people re-imagining their relationship to the planet, and falling back in love with the Earth and each other.

The Future Of Energy

Sunburn

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May 1, 2014

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A young man looking to make his mark in reality TV gets a job at a network only to find himself morally conflicted when he picks a new couple for the popular franchise, The Manhattan Social Club. How far will Kevin go to secure his place in network television?

Sunburn

Imago

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May 1, 2014

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After Jennifer has an argument with her brother Brian, she arrives at his house to find that he has gone missing. IMAGO follows Jennifer’s horrific search to find Brian and she soon discovers that his disappearance might be related to something not of this world.

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Having Fun Up There

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May 2, 2014

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Mark is a 37 year old musician who has long given up on the idea of being successful, but his relationships, job prospects, and self-esteem are in crisis. Mark tries to get a handle on his better-late-than-never adulthood, as his art continues to both destroy him and save him.

Having Fun Up There

The Lyons Den

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May 2, 2014

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The Lyons family must come together after their father, William Lyons, is murdered, but as they are dealing with his death, they also must endure all of his secrets and lies that will have a major impact on their lives.

The Lyons Den

Dirty Shield

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May 2, 2014

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Detective Ricardo Colletti’s personal problems are drastically affecting his work performance. During a drug bust operation, his new partner, Roy Henderson is late. Upon his arrival Colletti is quick on making an indiscreet remark about his punctuality.

Dirty Shield

Gayak

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May 2, 2014

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GAYAK is a movie about a father’s unconditional love for his son and the son’s journey towards self-discovery set in the backdrop of a very unique Catholic ritual. It explores intimate relationships within the family and among members of a Filipino rural community within the context of faith, hope, and love.

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Seasons of the Heart

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May 2, 2014

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Seasons of the Heart is a romantic comedy that features Western New York and the hidden treasures of its community as the backdrop for this heart felt passionate love story.

In our age full of divorces, separations, and unfulfilled relationships, comes this unexpected emotional tale of true love; reminding us that it’s not the one you can see yourself living with…it’s the one you cannot see yourself living without.

Seasons of the Heart

Niagara

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May 2, 2014

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An 18-year-old orphan girl YAMAME came to know that her grandpa killed her parents 15 years ago and has been on death row. She collects sounds to send her grandpa who has been in prison completely closed out from the outside world.

Niagara

Available

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May 2, 2014

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A college student inherits a billboard sign business and inadvertently advertises her
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Cover

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May 2, 2014

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A quiet night at the library turns deadly when a librarian accidentally unleashes demonic forces from a strange book. Ashley is in a relationship with Todd, an abusive masochist. Her personal demons become literal when she summons LEGION. Trapped in a library, Ashley must now team up with love sick Scott to put what’s been summoned behind its COVER.

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The Wheatfield

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May 2, 2014

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The Wheatfield, a short film written and performed by the esteemed actor Stephen Lang, provides an endearing tale of the Battle of Gettysburg centered through the eyes of an aged Union Soldier,James Jackson Purman, as he vividly recalls his fateful encounters with friends and foe. With a half-century passed since the Battle of Gettysburg, a group of battle weary Civil War veterans gather in harmony, stripping away their former allegiances to north and south in hopes of peaceful fellowship.

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Peluguero Futbolero

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May 2, 2014

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Pelayo wants to return home groomed and clean-shaven. It’s late and he’s lost. He manages to find a hairdresser open. But his salvation turns to nightmare as he finds himself captive at the mercy of a football fan hairdresser.

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Bent

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May 2, 2014

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Growing up in a religious cult, Jackie and Amelia, now in their late thirties, meet up once a year at Amelia’s mother’s grave to reconnect and talk about life. ‘Are we broken?’ they ask themselves, only to decide after a topless escapade through their old sect, that they are only bent. Bent is a short film about those life long friendships that thankfully keep us feeling normal.

Bent

Ambitious Woman

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May 2, 2014

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In light of attempts to raise awareness on citizenship in Libya and to contribute to youth participation in building the new Libya which is 50% of libyan population are women in libyan society, as well as our recognition of the central role played by women in the success of any society

Ambitious Woman

Aftermath

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May 2, 2014

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After being over-whelmed by anguish from repeated viewing of a crime documentary involving his slain daughter, a grief-stricken man suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder goes on a deadly rampage as he attempts to right the wrong.

Aftermath

5 Ways 2 Die

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May 2, 2014

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Makis explores different ways of death, struggling to achieve the most ideal result.

5 Ways 2 Die

Truth or Dare

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May 2, 2014

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6 friends find overnight internet stardom after making ‘truth or dare’ videos online with a violent twist. It is all fun and games until their number 1 fan decides he wants to play by his own rules…

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Lucky 7

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May 3, 2014

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“Lucky 7″ is set in Hamilton where the Mob families that run the Province are jockeying for power in a changing landscape. LUCKY 7 (Patrick Farley) left town to keep a secret safe for his father, whose debt to the mob threatened the future and reputation of their family.

Lucky 7

Generation Iron

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May 3, 2014

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Generation Iron is an award-winning documentary narrated by Mickey Rourke. The film chronicles 7 top bodybuilders as they train to compete in the 2012 Mr. Olympia.

Generation Iron

Lawrence & Hollowman

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May 3, 2014

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Baby Blues

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May 3, 2014

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When a young couple moves into a home, they find a mysterious doll that changes their lives forever.

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Closing After Party

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