Monday, July 22, 5:30 pm

Program 27

@ Laemmle NOHO

The Bee
United States / Comedy / 13 mins

Director: Sam Rocco

Writer: Michael J Karr

Producers: Matt Michienzie, Khari Johnson

Cast: Katie Mae Peters, Michael Perl, Aaron D. Alexander

Fed up with the violence and bullying in her city, Sydney dresses up like a bee to fight crime, but to reach her full potential she must first overcome a tragic event from her past.

United States / Drama / 5 mins

Director: Siena Sivrican

Writer: Gabriela Baron

Producer: Giuliana Guarino

Cast: Giuliana Guarino, Alhan Bilal 

Succumbed by her inner thoughts, a woman must endure a night alone while dealing with her anxiety.

United States / Drama / 21 mins

Director/Writer: Amit Bhalla

Writer: Melanie Andrews

Producer: Melanie Andrews, Amit Bhalla

Cast:​ Saint Ranson Lozon, Juvanie Hildreth, Brighid Fleming

OTHELLO, William Shakespeare's infamous tale of Jealousy and betrayal is reimagined during the revolutionary experiments of the Black Panther Party.

United States / Drama / 14 mins

Director/Writer: Francois Bittar

Producer: Silvy Guekguezian, Anastasia Mikhayova

Based on the directors true story: 
Leading up to the bombing of the B2 residential compound, Diana and Rami endure the hardship of fighting for their lives and family’s safety amidst AlQaeda's war against the West.

Carl's Motel
United States / Drama / 15 mins

Director/Writer: Stuart McIntyre

Producer: Kristin Porter

Cast: Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able, Fabiànne Thérèse

At the centre of Carl's Motel is a man in the midst of dealing with painful life choices and coming to terms with his own personal turmoil. The film is set over the course of 16 minutes in a motel room where Jack has called his wife to reveal that he is leaving her and their son for another woman.  


This film is inspired by Sam Shepard's Coalinga 1/2 way

Sorry, Not Sorry
United States / Drama / 9 mins

Director/Writer: Monique Sorgen

Producer: Darryl Pugh Jr., Monique Sorgen

Cast: Wallace Langham, Jessica Oyelowo, M. Emmet Walsh

A couple's oneupmanship reaches unbelievable heights after a man eats his wife's plums.

Blind Sight
United States / Drama / 19 mins

Director/Writer: Corbin Reid

Producer: Ashley Kate Adams, Anna Notarides   

Cast: Charlie Barnett, Tru Collins, Valarie Pettiford

A woman forced into a hurricane shelter must face different perspectives on an event she's been avoiding from the people she's been avoiding