SHORT FILMS SCREENING WITH FEATURES

SHILO

SHILO

SHORT FILMS SCREENING WITH FEATURES

Artemio

Directed by Susana Arrazola, Mexico, 6:28

In a violent and corrupt Mexico, Artemio, a mask artisan, is extorted by a group of criminals who constantly burst into his workshop. One day, for lack of payment, the criminals decide to pay him a visit completely ignoring his art’s true power.

Screens with 3.

Friday, November 10, 2017, 9:00 PM — DeSoto Theatre

El Hara

Directed by Margaux Fitoussi & Mo Scarpelli, Tunisia/France/USA, 15:25

Through a cinematic journey of the Hara of today, punctuated by Memmi’s eloquent interview and beautiful prose, “El Hara” delves into the impact of colonization on this neighborhood, and its people.

Screens with BANGAOLOGIA: THE SCIENCE OF STYLE.

Friday, November 10, 2017, 12:15 PM — Rome City Auditorium

God Came ’Round

Directed by Derek Frey, USA, 5:00

Down on his luck flower seller Sandeep (played by Deep Roy) pines to make a connection with the girl of his dreams.

Screens with 6 DYNAMIC LAWS FOR SUCCESS (IN LIFE, LOVE & MONEY).

Friday, November 10, 2017, 7:15 PM — Rome City Auditorium

Luscious

Directed by Xuecheng Xu, USA, 1:30

Minimally styled illustrations tell the story of a beautiful woman who achieves satisfaction by having a psychedelic, metaphoric, sensual journey during dinner in 1930s Shanghai.

Screens with MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND.

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 7:15 PM — DeSoto Theatre

Shilo

Directed by Tyler Russell, USA, 9:00

In 2006, a young man on his second deployment with the 10th Mountain Division arrived into war-torn Baghdad. His name is Shilo Harris. He had left his home behind, as his father did for Vietnam, to fulfill his destiny and serve his country. Five months later, his severely burned body was recovered alongside three fallen soldiers and their exploded armored vehicle.

Screens with THE GIANT KILLER.

Saturday, November 11, 2017, 1:15 PM — DeSoto Theatre

Time is the Longest Distance

Directed by Bryan Powers, USA, 15:00

Adam arrives at his father’s nursing home to share news of a major change in his life, hoping to bridge the distance that has opened up between them before Jack’s Alzheimer’s becomes too advanced. While things do not go as planned, Jack’s chance encounter with Xander provides Adam with an unexpected way to find the acceptance he seeks.

Screens with IMITATION GIRL.

Friday, November 11, 2017, 4:30 PM — Rome City Auditorium