Schedule

Thursday, September 23, 2021

7PM

STRAY (3 min.) United States - A spirit metes out vengeance when a young girl ignores her mother's warning about the Pied Piper myth. Director - Wanjiru M. Njendu

GIVE IT BACK! (14 min.)Israel - Olivia just moved to Israel from New York. Throughout her first day of school in the 6th grade she tries to survive, navigating through the new country she just landed in, her new school and new peers. Director –Ruchama Ehrenhalt 

THE MCHENRY TRIAL (30 min.) United States - A young and brilliant academic phenom not only passes the bar exam at age 14 but finds himself defending his homeless father on a murder charge when few believe his father is innocent. Director – Kevin Sagoes

CLEARING (13 min.) United Kingdom -  At 18 Kaila knows what she wants but finds herself struggling to stay motivated following a serious incident. Starring Jasmine Jobson from Netflix’s Top Boy. Director - Janet Marrett

YO HEARTS (5 min.) United States - A tantalizing tale imprinted on the space two lovers once shared, a home, a city. Yo Hearts is an imagining of Ahmad Al Rady’s wonderfully touching spoken word poem about lost love.  Director - Owen Elliott

ICE '20 (8 min.)Iceland - 3000 kilometers, 25 hours of sleep, 10 kilograms of pasta: 12 people from 12 different planets traveling to another one at the turn of the decade to see what matters..  Director - Pawel Cichonski  

THE STRONG BOX (10 min.) United States - Randall, broke and in debt, finds ancient treasure in an old strong box. The treasure can be his...if he grants one simple request.  Director - Hassan El-Amin 

PRIVATE SESSION (8 min.) United States - A woman reveals intimate details about her therapist during their private session. Director - Andrew T. Horng 

Thursday, September 24, 2021

7PM

STORMCHASER (27 min.) United States - All Bonnie Blue ever wanted was to chase tornadoes with her Dad. But dreams die with time. Now, she’s become a different kind of storm chaser, hawking storm doors “door-to-door” for her charismatic boss, Flip Smyth: a cultish father figure who preaches Disaster Capitalism to Bonnie and his tribe of sales guys. As she realizes that Flip’s doctrine of “Flip the Switch!” is just a way to exploit customers, a different kind of switch flips inside Bonnie — unleashing an inner and outer storm of violence.  Director - Gretl Claggett

HUMMINGBIRD (23 min.) United States - After losing his twin sister to medical malpractice a year ago, Satchel meets with his “friend” Gabriel at a diner to discuss the effects her death has had on his life. As details of the tragedy unfold, it is not by chance that Satchel has chosen this place. So why are they there? An eye for an eye?. Director - Justin Wilder Neese

JANUARY 14  (15 min.) United States - A young couple’s anniversary takes a bittersweet turn when a police officer pulls the husband over on a questionable traffic stop. Inspired by true events. Director – La' Chris Jordan

A CIVILIZED WORLD (15 min.) United States - On a regular day at school, Micayla is outed by a rival classmate. She is ostracized by the other students and labeled a sex offender by local law enforcement. Director - Anghujs Houvoura

THE CHILD OF THE SUBWAY  (13 min.) France - The wanderings of a lonely young pickpocket lost among the crowd of Paris. Director - Nathan Le Graciet 

ALABASTER (8 min.) United States - This project was created to maximize mental health awareness and decimate the associated stigmas on an international level. Beyond the 1 in 5 afflicted, this is also for the other 4...to understand from that 1's point of view. The script is an adaptation of poems from "Lost In Life's Ocean" by Will Reyes, woven into a four intersecting storylines.. Director - Dan Ramm

BURNING RED (15 min.) France - TThe short movie talks about the thematic of violence against  women and its different facets and implications through the love  story of Luca and Marzia who, separately and each one from its  own point of view, tell us their last evening together. Director - Fabrizo Ancillai 

 

TICKETS:

 

All tickets are free for patrons with proof of vaccination.

THEATER:

 

Tribeca Film Center

375 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10013