1982

1982 paints a cracked portrait of a Philadelphia family falling apart from drug addiction. While daughter Maya is forced to watch her mother’s desperate attempts to get her next fix, local drug pusher, Alonzo (Wayne Brady) lurks around, lending a hand to make things go from bad to worse. The film offers a vivid insight into the beginnings of the crack epidemic that portrays the problem honestly, with a final 20 minutes that will leave audiences reeling.

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3 Acres in Detroit

Two guerilla gardeners want to make Detroit a little greener – with organic farming.

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About Mom and Dad…

While married couple Teri and Eddie are poised to celebrate their daughter’s wedding, Teri finds out about Eddie’s recent transgression, and in the turmoil that results, new romances flourish and old ones are re-appreciated. With wry dialogue, a picturesque setting, and a highly-skilled of Texan actors, ABOUT MOM AND DAD… shows how those who upset us the most are also the ones who can make us the happiest.

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Above All Else

Shot in rural East Texas, ABOVE ALL ELSE follows David Daniel, a retired high-wire artist embroiled in a David-versus-Goliath battle to prevent the Keystone XL Pipeline from slicing through his property. Together with a group of affected landowners and impassioned activists, David takes his fight against imminent domain literally to the next level in an acrobatic feat of civil disobedience.

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Afronauts

On 16 July 1969, America prepares to launch Apollo 11. Thousands of miles away, the Zambia Space Academy hopes to beat America to the moon. Inspired by true events.

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Animated Shorts Competition
A Tangled Tale, The Missing Scarf, Marilyn Myller, The Last 40 Miles, Hart’s Desire, Flesh (Carne), Everything I Can See From Here, Crime: The Animated Series, Astigmatismo, Yearbook
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Anna

John (Mark Strong) is a recently widowed man with the extraordinary ability to enter people’s minds. Desperate for an assignment, John jumps into a new case involving a brilliant and troubled girl, Anna (Taissa Farmiga), to decide whether she is a victim or a dangerous sociopath. What ensues is a dangerous game of seduction and betrayal that spirals out of control. In this film, truth is really just a state of mind.

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Astigmatismo

A boy loses his glasses and can only see one thing in focus at a time. With his sight shaped by the sounds around him, he must learn to explore a blurry world of unknown places and strange characters.

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