COMEDY
Premieres July 9 - July 31

Saving Salvador
USA / Comedy / 12 minutes

Director/Writer: Luisa Maria González

Producer: André Fernandez

Cast: June Griffin Garcia, Elizabeth (Beth) Piña

A dark comedy about three sisters who take matters into their own hands when bureaucratic chaos prevents them from doing what’s right for their father.

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Snorrie (Mustachio)
Netherlands / Drama / 12 minutes

Director/Writer: Victoria Warmerdam

Producer: Trent

Cast: Henry van Loon, Wim Willaert

Absurd tragicomedy about thirty-something Freek, who is reuniting with his imaginary friend from the past, who is looking for closure.

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Soundman
USA / Comedy / 12 minutes 

Director: Debi Bradshaw

Writer: Elizabeth J. Musgrave

Producer: Frank Forte

Cast: Emily Maya Mills, Ahmed Baroocha

A timid ornithology professor has spent years documenting a very rare bird only to experience technical difficulties during her anticipated presentation, leading to emotional unraveling but self-discovery in front of a very impatient audience.

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Spaceman
Netherlands /  Drama / 23 minutes

Director: Paula Suidgeest Alvarez

Writer: Marijn Frijns

Producer: Zhaklin Peycheva, Jelle Bathoorn

Cast: Fares Baker, Fancy Arensman

A peculiar young man dresses in a spacesuit, as a way to cope with the passing of his parents, what helps him with his trauma is his chaotic next-door neighbor.

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The Best Orchestra In The World
Austria / Comedy / 14 minutes

Director: Henning Backhaus

Writer: Henning Backhaus,Rafael Haider

Producer: Lukas Rosatti

Cast: Jörn Hentschel, Thomas Mraz

Ingbert, the sock, applies for a position as double bass player at the Vienna State Orchestra. Bad idea.

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The Henchman Of Notre Dame
USA / Comedy / 12 minutes 

Director/Writer/Producer: Timothy Naylor

Cast: Kevin Mambo, LeRoy McClain

In spite of his office skills, makeover, and penchant for salsa, Quasi struggles to keep his cool while his agent tries to railroad him into a life of "thumb screws and molten metal down one's eye sockets...". A tale about the content of one’s character versus their looks, inspirations include: Victor Hugo, Mel Brooks and The Miami Sound Machine.

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Waiting For Deading
USA / Comedy / 28 minutes

Director/Writer: Paul Sestakov

Producer: Javier Bonafont

Cast: James C. Leary, Angel Cruz

Two apprentice Grim Reapers are sent on their first assignment, but everything turns from bad to even f-ing worse when this bickering duo stray from the protocol.

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Wives Of The Skies
USA / Drama / 21 minutes

Director/Writer: Honey Lauren

Producer: Davey Robertson

Cast: Rachel Alig, Drew Brandon Jones

Wives of the Skies, set in 1965, stars two stewardesses, Fran and Marcy. Derrick, a British photojournalist interviews them as ‘subjects” for his “documentary film” and they are revealed as very different then Derrick ever hoped for or could possibly have expected. As they get to know each other, Wives Of The Skies makes a contemporary socio-cultural statement regarding the meme of “the good girl, drawn bad”. 

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