Intimate glimpses of one very special day in the lives of high-school seniors from an industrial corner of the Florida Everglades: prom’s over, the future is uncertain, and the irresistible pull of the beach makes the long-time friends drive 60 miles to chill, pose and revel in the waves.
Dirs. Ivete Lucas & Patrick Bresnan
The Rabbit Hunt
Additional Festival Awards
SXSW Best Texas Short Documentary
Greenwich Film Festival Best Documentary Short
Las Vegas International Film Festival Best Documentary Short
Champs-Élysées Jury Prize for American Short Film
Art Film Kosice Special Mention Award in the International Short Films Competition
Silhouette Grand Prix Silhouette 2017
Message to Man Environmental Rights Belona Prize
New Hampshire Film Festival Jury Award for Documentary
When America’s last standing roller rinks are threatened with closure, a community of thousands battle in a racially charged environment to save an underground subculture— one that has remained undiscovered by the mainstream for generations and yet has given rise to some of the world’s greatest musical talent.
Dirs. Dyana Winkler & Tina Brown
No Jail Time
To beg for leniency, defense attorneys are producing tear-jerking documentaries for an audience of one: the judge.
Dir. Lance Oppenheim
A portrait of Highlights Magazine following the creation of the cultural phenomenon’s 70th Anniversary issue, from the first editorial meeting to its arrival in homes, and introducing the people who passionately produce the monthly publication for “the world’s most important people,”…children. Along the way, a rich and tragic history is revealed, the state of childhood, technology, and education is explored, and the future of print media is questioned.
Dir. Tony Shaff