Charlie Manton, U.S.A
Traveling to witness the execution of her son’s murderer, a mother is torn between retaliation and reconnecting with her estranged daughter.
Evgeniya Kazankina, Russia
Polina lives and works in a small hotel in the northern border town. Together with her friend Nadya they dream of a different, heavenly and exotic world. One day, a stranger comes to the hotel… (summary retrieved from MUBI)
Georgi Unkonski, U.S.A
A foreigner in Ghana gets an assignment from his gang to find kids for a risky job that will take place later that evening. While spending the day with two energetic children, Prince and Matilda, he starts to question his decision and how it will effect their lives.
Fight or Flight
Vasiliki (Vanessa) Ferle, Anna Gradou, Greece
“A female refugee runs through Paris, with her only belonging -a gold survival blanket.
The survival instinct, hope, struggle, and despair.”
Jianna Maarten, U.S.A
In the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, two teenagers pursue young love in a region where violence may be inescapable.
Simon Gionet, Canada
During her night shift at the remote gas station, a female clerk agrees to help a man whose car broke down. While they both attempt to repair the vehicle, the driver’s intentions leave the young woman uncertain
Thelyia Petraki ,Greece