A grieving teenager recruits the help of a fisherman to figure out what happened to his father after his disappearance.
Best Genre Film
A tale of magic and mutation half remembered by a teen poet whose beloved has mysteriously disappeared.
Best Experimental Film
Will Joines, Karrie Crouse
A techno-dystopian vignette that could be a miniature episode of Black Mirror.
Diamond, a young single mother consumed by heroin addiction, battles to keep her child out of the hands of the state.
A story of a woman’s recollection of her mad Holocaust survivor great aunt.
Best Student Film
The people of humanlike creatures lash out viciously against a shoal of fish that had entered their desolated land.
Best of Fest
A narrative case study and in depth look at rape culture and the aftermath.
91st Oscars® Nominated | Audience Award
Bobby Pontillas, Andrew Chesworth
A story of Luna, a Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut
Best Animation | Best Female Directed Film
Niki Lindroth von Bahr
An animated musical with apocalyptic undertones.