BIFF SHORTS: DOMESTIC AFFAIRS
Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center
October 7, 2017
Saturday, 3:15 PM
BIFF SHORTS: DOMESTIC AFFAIRS, 90min
Family dramas, light comedies, chance encounters and life long love affairs: private matters take center stage in Domestic Affairs.
To Live Again, Aron Safranyos & Chris Smith (dirs.), 18min, 2017
Director Aron Safranyos in attendance
A woman learns to rebuild her life after a tragedy in a new drama from BIFF alum Aron Safranyos.
Le Creuset, Don Dowie (dir.), 8min, 2017
Director Don Dowie in attendance
BIFF alum Don Dowie returns with a delightful romp about an adulterous man, his wife and his mistress...and cookware.
A Meditation, Joe Petricca (dir.), 16min, 2017
Director Joe Petricca in attendance
A man who is a little lost has a surprising encounter with a women who shows up to buy a DVR he’s selling on Craigslist one a lazy sunday afternoon.
Backstory, Joschka Laukeninks (dir.), 8min, 2017
After a harsh childhood, a man goes to college, falls in the love with women of his dreams, builds a life, overcomes hardships and ponders the meaning of it all in Joschka Laukeninks’s award-winning drama.
Pilgrimage, Qunio Nozawa (dir.), 17min, JAPANESE-W-ENG-SUB, 2017
Masumi traces clues to a family secret left by her departed mother in Quino Nozawa’s evocative spiritual adventure.
Heart of Palm, Jeffrey R. Kent (dir.), 7min, 2017
Director Jeffrey R. Kent in attendance
A stubborn jar of hearts of palm is personified in a quirky short romantic comedy about loving, dating and growing.
King Grandpa, Martin Grau (dir.), 13min, GERMAN-W-ENG-SUB, 2017
After the passing of his grandfather, a boy turns to storytelling to keep his memory alive in Martin Grau’s tender coming of age story.
@ Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center – Saturday, October 7, 3:15PM