2017

NEW YORK FESTIVAL PROGRAM

2017 Grand Jury Prize Winner

Saturday Night Special

Dir. Esteban Garcia Vernaza 

2017 Audience Choice Winner

A Little Bit of Time

Dir. Atdhe Trepca 

Haley
Haley
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Saturday Night Special
Saturday Night Special

Dir. Esteban García Vernaza 12mins. USA n a fit of anger, young Wesley embarks on a journey through the dangerous streets in search of some food for his baby sister.

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EGO
EGO

Dir. Kaya 12mins . USA A visually shocking visual showcase of the many manifestations of the human ego.

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Day
Day

Dir. Edie Pijpers 2mins/animation USA Ordinary, daily acts are shown in all its fantastical extraordinariness. This short animation looks at reality in a magical way.

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Pietas
Pietas

Dir. Robert Waters 4 mins. USA A man reflects on the hard realities of life.

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A Little Bit of Time
A Little Bit of Time

Dir. Atdhe Trepca 5min. USA Using advanced virtual reality technology, Jane visits a lake long forgotten to make amends with a lover long lost.

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Longing
Longing

Dir. Christian Mushenko 11 min. USA A difficult week finds a disconnected, wealthy, businessman searching for meaning in his life, only to find it revealed in a letter from his dead father.

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Song of Spring
Song of Spring

Dir. Linda Beers 3mins USA Song of Spring” uses the metaphor of unrequited love to inspire people to take action to prevent the extinction of endangered species. In circa 1800’s China, a farmer named Chaoxiang loves from afar a beautiful girl named Hualing. One night, Hualing is carried off in a dream, never to be seen or heard from again.

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Kampos
Kampos

Dir. Diego Murillo 12mins. Venezuela Nothing is more certain than loss.

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