2018

Being BeBe

Directed by Emily Branham

With over ten years of unprecedented access, Being BeBe follows the intimate journey and unpublished backstory of BeBe Zahara Benet – a charismatic drag performer from Cameroon who is also the very first winner of the culture-changing phenomenon, RuPaul’s Drag Race. Over time, BeBe struggles with celebrity, authenticity, and the changing nature of drag and gender itself.

The Blackout

Directed by Daniela De Carlo

As hurricane Sandy descends upon New York, leaving destruction in her wake and plunging the city into darkness, a group of friends and neighbors come together and discover the joys, heartaches, and pleasures of human connection.

Clean Slate

Directed by Jared Callahan

Balancing the hectic and lonely tides in the life of an addict, Cassidy and Josh pursue their dreams of writing and directing a feature film while living in the recovery center where they met. The men battle to find investors and make a short film version of their script. After Cassidy relapses and gets kicked out of the center, the men struggle to produce the film separately. Tension mounts as Josh gets closer to graduation, Cassidy trudges through the 12 Steps of recovery, and filming approaches. In the end, they will confront their deepest fears and hopefully make amends with those they have hurt, as they attempt to create a quality short film that will play at festivals around the country.

Short History of the Long Road

Directed by Ani Simon-Kennedy

Teenage Nola grew up living out of a van with her father Clint - two nomads against the world. When Clint suddenly passes away, Nola is confronted by the reality of life on the road alone. She learns that in order to survive, she'll need to expand her relationships beyond the doors of her van and decide whether or not to get off the road for the first time.

Time Kill Love Cruise

Directed by Chris Roberti

A time traveling assassin inadvertently falls in love with his target on board a cruise ship. He must make a choice between obligation and joy. Time Kill Love Cruise explores duty, love, friendship, and freedom. It was filmed surreptitiously onboard a cruise ship, and on location in Key West, Florida and Cozumel, Mexico.

16 Bars

Directed by Sam Bathrick

16 Bars is a documentary about a prison rehabilitation program that helps inmates using the power of music. Hip hop rapper Speech, of the group Arrested Development, advises inmates as they record an album while coping with the challenges of prison life.