Spanning multiple generations and cultures, these thoughtful stories explore the universal desire to find one’s place in an ever-changing world.
THE CRIMINALS “Les Criminels” 23 minutes | 2021 | Narrative Short
Turkish | France/Romania/Turkey
In a small Turkish town, a young couple tries their best to find a hotel room in which to spend the night together.
LIKE THE ONES I USED TO KNOW “Les Grandes Claques” 18 minutes | 2021 | Narrative Short
French | Canada
It’s Christmas Eve: Julie (Lilou Roy-Lanouette) and her cousins have eaten too much sugar, Santa Claus is late, and Denis (Steve Laplante), alone in his car, is anxious at the idea of setting foot in his ex-in-laws’ house to pick up his children.
THE MOHEL 14 minutes | 2020 | Narrative Short
English | Canada
Following the birth of his first son, a young father arranges to have a Mohel to perform the circumcision—forcing him to confront his faith and the realities of maintaining old traditions in a modern world.
Gharrett Patrick Paon
THE QUEEN OF BASKETBALL 22 minutes | 2020 | Documentary Short
English | USA
She is one of the greatest living women’s basketball players, winning three national trophies, scoring the first basket in women’s Olympic basketball at the ‘76 Olympics, and getting drafted to the NBA. But have you ever heard of Lucy Harris?
Abby Lynn Kang Davis
Gabriel Berk Godoi
Lusia "Lucy" Harris
SNOWY 13 minutes | 2020 | Documentary Short
English | USA
Family pet turtle, Snowy, has lived an isolated life in the basement. What would it take for him to be happy?
Alex Wolf Lewis
The Wolf Family
Dr. Anna Wilkinson