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I’m Coming From That Crowded City

I’m Coming From That Crowded City

I’m Coming From That Crowded Place Director: Mina Salimi Runtime: 12:04 min Genre: Drama, Foreign, Iranian Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 2:30pm Venue: The GoggleWorks Boscov Theater Screening Info Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 2:30pm Venue: The GoggleWorks Boscov Theater Address: 201 Washington St. Reading, PA Tickets: $10

Shorts Block Remix

Shorts Block Remix

I’ll Meet You There Director: Karl Fernandez Runtime: 14:46 minutes A man recounts a trip to his late wife’s childhood home as they prepare for the future. watch trailer Wistful Pieces Director: Ellany Kincross Runtime: 18:03 minutes Nick and Nadia are a successful couple in their 40’s who have been married for 12 years. Their […]

They Survived Together

They Survived Together

They Survived Together Director: John Rokosny Runtime: 80 minutes  “They Survived Together” is the story of the incredible escape and survival of the Neiger family from certain death by Nazis in the Krakow Ghetto – with four small children! (One of the only families to escape and survive together as an intact family). watch trailer […]

Women & Politics

Women & Politics

Can You Hear Us Now? Director: Jim Cricchi Runtime: 87 minutes Small-town activism. Nail-biting elections. A last-minute power grab. In Wisconsin, where extreme partisanship has become the norm, voters are finding their lives increasingly irrelevant to state lawmakers. Through the stories of four tireless women fighting to have their voices heard, CAN YOU HEAR US […]

Women on Both Sides of the Camera

Women on Both Sides of the Camera

Women on Both Sides of the Camera Director: Mahshad Afshar Runtime: 95 minutes Benefiting from a wide range of rare archive materials, this feature-length documentary focuses on one century of the representation of women in Iranian cinema. Looking at the formation of the Iranian film industry and its relationship with socio-political events, the film narrates […]

Iranian Short Films

Iranian Short Films

Goodbye Olympic Director: Mojtaba poorbakhsh Runtime: 18:37 minutes Maria is a girl whom she is a champion of Kayak; she is waiting for dispatching to the Olympics Qualification which held in France. The schedule of dispatching the kayaking team will be called off because of some troubles. Synthesis Director: Mohammad Towrivarian Runtime: 15 minutes A […]

Special Block: Mental Health

In the Balance Director: Kemuel Charles Runtime: 23:57 minutes Two US Marine Soldiers returning home from the Iraq war, suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, must learn how to cope with their “new” everyday reality. Shawn is an ill-mannered alcoholic on the verge of exploding, while Chris seeks redemption within his psychiatrist, with the hopes […]

Female Filmmaker Shorts

Female Filmmaker Shorts

Dust Director: Serena GiordanoRuntime: 6:24 minutes Rossella and Guglielmo’s older brother, Edoardo, passed away. Death brings the two siblings back together…maybe. World Cup Director: Maryam KhodabakhshRuntime: 17:42 minutes On the night of a couple’s migration, the child of their friend who has been entrusted to them gets lost, and then a secret is revealed … […]

Filmmaker Panel – International Distribution for Indie Filmmakers

Filmmaker Panel – International Distribution for Indie Filmmakers

We’ve been there, you kill yourself to make your film: max out your credit cards, fund raise, grant write, and beg your friends and family to get that film made. Now what? The fantasy of getting the sweet distribution deal after your festival premiere feels more and more like, well… just a fantasy. Conversation with […]

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