4:00 pm - Shorts

Total Runtime: 1:21:05
Screening Location: Mabel Tainter Theater


By Way of Water

Run Time: 00:18:07
Country of Origin: United Stated
Language: English
Category: Narrative Short
Genre: Drama

A day in the life of two runaways as they navigate their world and face an uncertain future.


Avoesis

Run Time: 00:9:24
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Documentary, Short
Genre: Experimental

An exploration of natural silence and human existence within it.


Care

Run Time: 00:18:50
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Narrative Short
Genre: Drama

n 2023, an ICU nurse is falsely accused of manslaughter due to negligence in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Arable

Run Time: 00:16:41
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Narrative Short
Genre: Sci-Fi

Arable is an adventure, sci-fi short film about a group of rebels who oppose a mega-corporation’s monopoly on horticulture. It is a story of collective resistance and environmental activism set in a world where commodification and privatization are pervasive.


Last Race

Run Time: 00:18:38
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Narrative Short
Type/Genre: Short

In the midst of a whirlwind electoral campaign in America’s heartland, a political novice navigates the contours of newfound love.


6:30 pm - Documentary Feature

Total Runtime: 0:55:00
Screening Location: Mabel Tainter Theater


WHY WE WALK

Run Time: 00:55:00
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Documentary Feature
Genre: Documentary

WHY WE WALK follows the journey of three Black men, from across the globe, united to empower and de-stigmatize urban communities of color and their participation in the great outdoors. After years of city exploration, The Urban Hikers strive to introduce the power of walking to a community that has historically been underrepresented in this space.


9:30 pm - Animated Feature

Total Runtime: 1:07:00
Screening Location: Mabel Tainter Theater


Second Degree Bern: A Bern Notice Story

Run Time: 01:07:00
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Category: Animated Feature
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation

Case Closed…or was it?!?! Devon has successfully made it back in time, and the effects could be devastating. Bern, Tug, and Ricky having one win under their belt, enjoy the spoils of a job well done.
Tug realizing, he has a past he has to reconcile with causes dissent in the team. Will they be able to stick together? Will Devon leave any pussy for the rest of us? What does the return of Dick Gruesome mean for Bern? Will Ricky be able to tell Cammi how he really feels? And what is Skeeto up to? These questions answered and more in Second Degree Bern: A Bern Notice Story.