October 12, 2017

102 min.


Member $10 | General $13


Thurs Oct 12 6:00PM | Ace Hotel New Orleans | Member $10 General $13

He Could’ve Gone Pro

USA | 2016 | 13 min | DIR: McGhee Monteith

When Debbie comes home for Christmas, she and her mother are forced to confront family truths.

The Farewell Rag

USA | 2017 | 19 min | DIR: Henry Griffin (World Premiere)

Four generations of New Orleanians must decide whether to leave town in search of better opportunities.

The Melancholy Man

USA | 2017 | 5 min | DIR: Samantha Smith (World Premiere)

The world’s saddest man meets the world’s saddest woman.

Community Partner: Women in Film and Television

Pearl Motel

USA | 2017 | 17 min | DIR: Chris Jones (World Premiere)

A young sex worker fights to loose the shackles of her troubled past.

Honey and the Hive

USA | 2016 | 12 min | DIR: Austin Alward

With a baby sister on the way, an adopted child struggles to maintain her place in the family hive.

Straight Line

USA | 2017 | 15 min | DIR: Carl Harrison Jr. (World Premiere)

In rural Louisiana, a group of musicians must confront the harsh realities of existing in black skin.

Community Partners: DOPEciety, #Awayteam, PONT:Productions

Ya Albi

USA | 2016 | 16 min | DIR: Christine Chen

A Syrian refugee adapts to life in an unfamiliar country after her husband’s visa is rejected.


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