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WATERMARK - Director Rebecca Maddalo

When Meg moves in with her longtime boyfriend, she is suddenly terrorized by memories of a past trauma from years earlier. Desperate to move forward with the life she wants, she constructs an imagined space in her mind to confront her ghosts and battle their grasp on her reality.

 

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Short - Student

WILD HORSES  - Director William E. Simpson II

 

A Cinematic experience carried by an uplifting musical score powering a revealing look into the plight of America's Wild Horses

 

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A Micro / Mini - documentary

NASTY HABITS - Director Allisyn Arm

 

A young aspiring musician befriends a lonely truck driver, who picks her up as she hitchhikes her way to Los Angeles.

 

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Short - Thriller, Suspense, Drama

WAITING ROOM - Director Uzef Gavrilova

 

A lonely drug dealer has an eventful birthday.

 

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Feature

TRUTH IS STRANGER THAN FICTION, A COMING OF AGE, SELFIE FILM - Director Dr. Barbara I. Holstein

 

Two traumatic events structure the 'Girl's' high school year: a Lock Down and a family secret. She is shocked yet manages to recover and to understand the importance and value of family and the complexity of truth.

 

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 Short - Student Project

I'M NOT FAMOUS - Director Bernard Howard

 

Lyrical Storm a professional entertainment brand owner is a victim of remote neural monitoring. This documentary depicts his life under electronic surveillance and gang stalking activity as a street performer in Los Angeles, CA.

 

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 Short - Documentary

LA BREAK UP - Director Erik Ros

 

 

A young creative couple try to come to terms with living in LA.

 

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 Short - Drama

EXTRA LARGE AND EXTRA SPOOKY - Director Jeremy Stewart

 

 

A pizza delivery girl gets paranoid when entering a spooky house.

 

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 Short

THERAPY Original Motion Picture + Soundtrack - Director Dame Pierre ll

 

THERAPY is a dream state haze, weaving a story of lovers caught up in the spell of passion and desire that soon dissolves into obsession, an ultimatum…and consequences.

 

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 Short - Romantic Drama

L'EAU EST LA VIE (WATER IS LIFE): FROM STANDING ROCK TO THE SWAMP - Director Sam Vinal

 

On the banks of Louisiana, fierce Indigenous women are ready to fight—to stop the corporate blacksnake and preserve their way of life. They are risking everything to protect Mother Earth from the predatory fossil fuel companies that seek to poison it.

 

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 Short - Documentary

THE LAST CHANCE AT THE SUNDANCE MOTEL - Director Nathan Vega

 

Ghost (Diggz Graves) is damned to spend eternity in an oddity emporium when a young photographer soon possesses the camera of the deceased , a photo shoot fueled by drugs and rock n roll goes from bad to worse

 

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Animation - Short

HOSTAGE - Director Nestor Villasmil

"The T-shirt Soldiers" a tribute to the fallen ones. Based on the events that occurred during 2017 protests in Venezuela.

 

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Animation - Music Video

THE SECRET STORY: HOW MEDICAL MARIJUANA WAS RE-LEGALIZED IN THE US - Director Brian C. Applegarth

The inspiring true story of renegade gay hippy pot kingpin Dennis Peron and patient advocate Brownie Mary in their quest for medical cannabis legalization. A historical LBGTQ+ San Francisco story of how a public health crisis combined with passionate pioneers ignited a marijuana revolution that forever changed the world.

 

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Short - Documentary

BID -  Director Jetto Dorsainville

 

Hakim is raising money for his Dad's transplant by selling a camera lens online for $4000, but on the way it gets damaged and the buyer wants his money back. The problem is that the money's been spent on his Father's operation. The buyer ends up killing Hakim and his Dad has to watch his only son get buried.

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Short - Student

BUCKY -  Director Geoffrey Gould

 

A third date does not go as expected when Amy's lifelong friend Bucky confronts her date Peter.

 

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Short - Dark Comedy

THE LAUNDRY -  Director Saoud Bouebaid

There was no silent conversation between two characters since childhood and this story is not complete because of social differences

 

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Short

A PAPER HOUSE -  Director Wei Geng

While visiting a classmate, a fifth grade girl accidently finds paper houses that are model replicas of the houses in her village. She senses an evil connection between the models and the real houses and is determined to find out the secrets of these paper houses.

 

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Short

ARE YOU PROUD? -  Director Ashley Joiner

Are You Proud? is a candid and moving investigation into seventy years of progress in the LGBTQ+ rights movement. It celebrates the many breakthroughs made by tireless individuals and it reminds us how far we have yet to go.

 

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Feature Documentary

TRUST ISSUES -  Director Andretti Dante

Charlie and Megan, are madly in love and stranded in an unforgiving desert. Charlie is bleeding out and must now lean on Megan to lead him across the border as they attempt to flee authorities. But as the sweltering sun beams down on their weary bodies trust issues start to surface that threaten the very fabric of their ride or die relationship.

 

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Short - Romantic Dramedy

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE  FINALISTS WHO SCREENED BELOW AT THE

2019 HOLLYWEED FILM FESTIVAL AND SPECIAL THANKS  TO THE WINNERS "BREATH" & "BLIND" 

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TABBIGAIL'S COMPLAINT -  Director Mark Glaeser

Tabbigail’s complaint is a surrealist intervention in the age of Trump, drawing from the time of Reagan, it follows the inadvertent travels of the earth and its reluctant companion, a cat named Tabbigail.

 

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Short - Experimental

BLIND -  Director Marcel Walz

Faye (Sarah French), a former actress that lost her vision due to botched laser eye, struggles to put her life back together while living alone in her dream house in the Hollywood Hills.  When a masked stranger named “Pretty Boy” (Jed Rowen) shows up, Faye will realize that she isn`t as alone as she thinks

 

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Feature - Thriller, Drama, Horror

RESTART -  Director Zhuqing Wang

 

 

 

 

Having suffered the loss of her daughter, a grieving mother wakes up in the middle of nowhere and finds herself stuck in a disturbing time loop. The film mainly discusses people’s inner struggles when it comes to dealing with psychological wounds.

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Short  - Drama / Thriller

 

HELLO BABY  -  Director Lee Siu Lung

 

Crystal is pregnant and when as she moves into an old rented apartment strange things start to happen. Master "Kind Heart" indicates that her last abortion is causing all the super natural events and wants Crystal and her unborn baby killed.

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Short - Drama / Thriller

THE REPORT  -  Director Alexander Callens

 

Ted's report is due tomorrow but the last thing he wants to do is work from home.

 

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Trailer - Dark Comedy Short

THE CREEPY LINE  -  Director M.A.Taylor

 

 

A film Google doesn't want you to see.

 

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 Trailer - Documentary

 

LIGHT MATTER  -  Director Virgil Widrich

 

A black-and-white film that lets you see colors.

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Trailer - Experimental

 

LET'S GET STONED  -  Director Jessee Clarkson

 

An aging amphibian rockstar finally meets the girl of his dreams

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Music Video

 

 

FROM HERE TO ETERNITY with THE GODZ  -  Director Jeffrey Wengrofsky

 

Here to Eternity with The Godz is a short documentary about The Godz, one of the first psychedelic rock bands.

 

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Short - Experimental Documentary

DAYMARES -  Director Jon Tu

 

Tara gives viewers a glimpse into the world of her Daymares.

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Teaser - Short

 

MY NAME IS ART -  Director Shahab Zargari

 

A young suburbanite, confronted by a belligerent stranger at his front door, must determine the best way to   diffuse the situation to protect himself and his home.

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Trailer - Short

SHAHKBOY -  Director Jake Pecker

 

Shahkboy is a typical Boston high school kid, doing drugs and getting busted for graffiti. Oh, and he's half shark.

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Short - Animation

 

 

BREATHE -  Director Mitch Yapko

 

When Marvin comes home from work one day, he discovers that not everything is as it was when he left - it    seems that the air outside isn't for everyone anymore.

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Short - Film

 

 

TEMPTATION OF SAINT FRANCIS -  Director Johnnie Semerad

 

Two ill matched garden statues fall in love in this animated exploration of the battle between spiritual enlightenment and physical desires that we all go through. An imaginative take on what happens in your garden when you’re not looking.

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Short - Animation

 

BIG BOOM -  Director Brian Watson

 

A lonely service robot looks for meaning and purpose in a seemingly empty world.

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Short - Animation

GETTING HIGH WITH SIRI -  Director Jeffrey Gardner

 

While hotboxing in his car, Anthony soon realizes that Siri has gotten high as well.

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Short - Comedy

 

A VERY ODD ENGAGEMENT -  Director Gareth James

Commitment-phobic 40 something, Archie, is reluctant to propose to his shrewish girlfriend Diane, despite her insistence on marriage. Following a night of infidelity, Archie's fears of marriage and desire to conceal the truth from Diane culminate in a farcical downward spiral.

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Short - Alt Black Comedy

 

3 REFLECTIONS ON BAD ART -  Director David Hensley

 

"3 Reflections On Bad Art" is a collection of short films that explore how we define "art."

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Short Drama Comedy