RATINGS AND WARNINGS:
ANIMATION: PG-13 (guns, death, some cursing, brief nudity)
LIVE ACTION: R (adult themes and language)
DOCUMENTARY: R (adult themes, genocide, child hunger)
USA | 6 min | 2020
A young rabbit embarks on a journey to dig the burrow of her dreams, despite not having a clue what she's doing. Rather than reveal to her neighbours her imperfections, she digs herself deeper and deeper into trouble.
France | 16 min | 2019
One night, Reine, a young loner, sees the urban chaos as a mystical oneness that seems alive, like some sort of guide.
USA | 13 min | 2020
In the aftermath of tragedy, two grieving parents journey through an emotional void as they mourn the loss of a child.
South Korea/USA | 9 min | 2020
OPERA is a massive 8K size animation installation project which portrays our society and history, which is filled with beauty and absurdity.
Iceland | 9 min | 2020
One morning an eclectic mix of people face the everyday battle - such as work, school and dish-washing. As the day progresses, their relationships are tested and ultimately their capacity to cope.
UK/Germany | 27 min | 2019
A beautiful tale of an unlikely friendship, a tour of the world and a heroic rescue. Based on the picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
USA | 7 min | 2020
The eight-minute 2D short tells the long-forgotten story about the four stones on Waikiki Beach placed as tribute to four legendary mahu (third gender individuals), who brought the healing arts from Tahiti to Hawaii in the 15th century.
USA | 8 min | 2020
An elderly mailman charms his first-ever audience member with an impromptu magic show.
USA | 19 min | 2019
A late-night encounter on a New York City street leads to a profound connection between a teen-in-need and a DeafBlind man.
USA | 33 min | 2020
An empathetic corrections officer gets transferred to the prison's letter room, where he finds escape in the deeply personal letters written to an inmate on death row.
Palestine | 25 min | 2020
On his wedding anniversary, Yusef and his young daughter set out in the West Bank to buy his wife a gift. Between soldiers, segregated roads and checkpoints, it is not such an easy task to go shopping.
USA | 29 min | 2020
Cartoonist Carter James' repeated attempts to get home to his dog are thwarted by a recurring deadly encounter that forces him to re-live the same awful day over and over again.
Israel | 20 min | 2019
Tells the story of Omer Attias, a Tel Aviv resident who finds his stolen bike on Meretz Street, where an Eritrean asylum seeker claims he bought it from the Tel Aviv Central Bus Station for his daughter.
USA | 25 min | 2020
Nazi occupied France. Resistance took courage. Seventy-five years later, Facing one's ghosts may take even more.
USA | 13 min | 2020
A virtuoso jazz pianist and film composer tracks his family's lineage through his 91-year-old grandfather from Jim Crow Florida to the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
USA/Norway | 35 min | 2020
In 2019 Hong Kong was rocked by the largest protests since Britain handed back the area to China in 1997. This is the story of the protests, told through a series of demonstrations by local protesters that escalate into conflict when highly armed police appear on the scene.
USA | 40 min | 2020
Filmed from inside two of the most active therapeutic feeding centers in Yemen, HUNGER WARD documents two female health care workers fighting to thwart the spread of starvation against the backdrop of a forgotten war. The film provides an unflinching portrait of Dr. Aida Alsadeeq and Nurse Mekkia Mahdi as they try to save the lives of hunger-stricken children within a population on the brink of famine.
USA | 19 min | 2019
The injustice surrounding the shooting death of 15-year-old Latasha Harlins at a South Central Los Angeles store became a flashpoint for the city’s 1992 civil uprising.