Films by Genre

Thursday Evening

 

California Typewriter

An ode to the typewriter from Tom Hanks and Sam Sheppard. A fascinating look at our human connection to machines.

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018, 7:30 pm, Galaxy Cinemas

Friday Afternoon

 

ShapeMaker: The Sculptor Don Frost

Master sculptor Don Frost reveals his wondrous art.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 3:50 pm, Showplace

Friday Evening

 

nature mother

A son explores his photographer mother’s love of nature and beauty with a view through her lens.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 7:30 pm, Market Hall

 

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World

A profound, essential, and—until now—missing chapter in the history of American music: the Indigenous Influence.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Saturday Morning

 

Migration – Move

Waiting in a train on a track, dancers create body percussion and soulfully sing, “You Gotta Move.”

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Dance for Life

Mozambican Pulga Muchachonda shifts from soccer to something he really loves: contemporary dance.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Locked in a Way

A performance piece about writing, memory, and loss — based on the last recorded conversation between a mother and daughter.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Migration – Pilgrimage

Nine dancers journey through open farms and fields to find solace, shelter, and connection.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Abuelo

An unlikely tango team brings a touch of Argentina to Los Angeles.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

 

Inside the Chinese Closet

Negotiating familial and societal expectations, LGBTQ people in China creatively live their identities through “fake marriages”.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, The Venue

Saturday Afternoon

 

Heaven is a Traffic Jam On The 405

An intimate film about a funny, insightful, and extraordinary artist living with a lifelong mental illness.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, Market Hall

 

Slowerblack

A stylish short about a hand-poke tattoo artist from Brooklyn.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, Market Hall

 

The Mount

Celebrating what can happen when volunteers dare to get involved...

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, The Venue

Saturday Evening

 

White Walls Say Nothing

Buenos Aires, Argentina. Public spaces, street art, and activism. Graffiti on the go.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 5:15 pm, Showplace

 

Shiners

From the brash street shiners of New York City, to the masked shoe shine boys of La Paz, Shiners travels the world to show you what it means to be a shoe shiner.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, Market Hall

 

Shut Up And Say Something

Passionate poet Shane Koyczan shares his personal pain as he reunites with his estranged, caring father.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Sunday Afternoon

 

Still Tomorrow

Yu: a farmer in her 40s, a poet with cerebral palsy, a YouTube sensation.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 12:00 pm, The Venue

 

BIRTHMARK

When personal trauma aligns with a culturally “unlucky” birthmark, the filmmaker talks to people about their own “spots.”

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 2:30 pm, Showplace

 

Chavela

Portrait of an unconventional Mexican ranchera – a sexual pioneer known for her soul-stirring vocals.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 2:30 pm, The Venue

 

Sweat

Kristin Snowbird’s poetic exploration of her journey to a sweat lodge ceremony.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

City Specific: The Roost

Elsa Taylor serves up craft cocktails and feminist values at this Winnipeg restaurant bar.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, The Venue