October 20 – 22
USA | 2017 | 10 MIN
DIR: MATTHEW HASHIGUCHI
Undocumented immigrants strive to obtain a college degree in the state of Georgia, where they are barred from enrolling in its most selective colleges and universities.
USA | 2018 | 25 MIN
DIR: CHRISTINE DELP, PILAR TIMPANE
In Greensboro, N.C., a small church community offers sanctuary to Juana Luz Tobar Ortega, a Guatemalan grandmother threatened with deportation after 25 years of living and working in the United States.
The Arrest [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2018 | 7 MIN
DIR: KIRA AKERMAN
A teenager’s encounter with the New Orleans criminal justice system.
USA | 2018 | 15 MIN
DIR: DARIUS CLARK MONROE
An archival social study examining white pathology and cognitive dissonance via media coverage of a 1969 racial protest at the University of Wyoming.
The Changing Same [WORLD PREMIERE]
USA | 2018 | 13 MIN
DIR: JOE BREWSTE, MICHÈLE STEPHENSON
Eighty years after the lynching of Claude Neal, America’s last spectacle lynching, four residents of the provincial town of Marianna struggle with the legacy of racial terror in the Florida Panhandle.
Come & Take It
USA | 2018 | 26 MIN
DIR: PJ RAVAL, ELLEN SPIRO
This film captures Jessica Jin’s transformation into one of America’s most irreverent anti-gun violence leaders, creating what some people are calling the Great Texas Dildo Revolt.