14th New York City Short Film Festival 20 OCTOBER 2018
8:46 > USA > 2018 > NYC premiere
Director: Jane Wells
Synopsis: Transgender Vietnam veteran Debbie gets a life-changing present for her 68th birthday.
Have it All
5:21 > USA > 2018
Director: Katie Locke O'Brien
Synopsis: A true story of what happens when the expectation is the enemy.
6:30 > USA > 2018 > NYC premiere
Director: Jennifer Blair
Synopsis: When a college student returns to share some important news with his parents, things don't go exactly as planned...until they do.
For Your Sins
8:05 > Australia > 2018 > N. America premiere
Director: Julian Lucas
Synopsis: A young man seeks the help of a boutique communications agency to help raise awareness for his cause - 'Your sins' - via a physical challenge - 'Crucifixion'.
15:00 > Israel > 2018 > NYC premiere
Director: Aleeza Chanowitz
Synopsis: Elka, a new immigrant to Israel from Brooklyn, NY, is finding it hard to deal with her best friend Daniela's wedding.
10:00 > Canada > 2018 > US premiere
Director: Patrick Bouchard
Synopsis: Secreted away in his creative workshop, an artist-clinician, animation filmmaker, performs an autopsy on what seems to be a human body.
18:00 > Spain > 2017 > NYC premiere
Director: Rodrigo Sorogoyen
Synopsis: While at home in her apartment with her own mother in Spain, a woman gets a phone call from her six-year-old son, who's on holiday in France with his father. Every parent's nightmare ensues.
9:30 > USA > 2018 > NYC premiere
Director: Nino Mancuso
Synopsis: Two friends go to see a play and realize just how terrifying supporting the arts can be.
2:38 > France > 2018
Directors: Dorothee Briere
Synopsis: A mother on the phone with her daughter.
8:00 > Canada > 2018 > US premiere
Director: Alex Boya
Synopsis: A war pilot crash-lands through his apartment window. When his wife returns from work, she discovers that her husband’s face has been replaced by an airplane turbine.
20:00 > Belgium > 2017 > US premiere
Directors: Olivier Magis & Fedrik De Beul
Synopsis: Several people gather in Thierry’s living room. The air is thick with anticipation. None of them know each other, but they all have one thing in common. They are desperate for a job.
Portrait of my Family in my 13th Year
16:00 > Israel > 2017 > N. America premiere
Director: Omri Dekel-Kadosh
Synopsis: Omri is trying to direct a scene recreating the day his dog died. The attempt at restoration gets complicated when Omri discovers that his father remembers the events differently.
Under Mom's Skirt
12:00 > France > 2017
Director: Sarah Heitz de Chabaneix
Synopsis: In a small Florida town, a young French woman goes with her mother to a routine medical check-up to act as her interpreter.
Freaks of Nurture
6:00 > Canada > 2018 > NYC premiere
Director: Alexandra Lemay
Synopsis: A mother-daughter relationship bursting at the seams with babies, poodles and flying spaghetti.
Breaking the Cycle
13:05 > USA > 2017 > NYC premiere
Directors: Indi Jackson & Vincent Augusto
Synopsis: A glimpse into the private life of a record-breaking Notre Dame student athlete reveals that the biggest challenges aren't overcome on the field.
3:38 > USA > 2018
Director: Andrew Porter
Synopsis: Unknown artist Erik from Ithaca, New York creates 'updated' VHS tapes. He finds a movie he enjoys in the movie theater and recreates it into VHS form.