October 13 and 18

93 min.


Fri Oct 13 6:30PM | The New Orleans Advocate | FREE thanks to the generous support of the Helis Foundation

Wed Oct 18 2:00PM | The New Orleans Advocate | Member $7 | General $10

The Rock (برد )

Iran | 2016 | 26 min | DIR: Hamid Jafari (US Premiere)

In the South of Iran, a woman goes to the mountain every day with her sledgehammer and crowbar, breaks rocks, and sells them to support her family.
One Eightieth of Zhang Tianyi

China, United States | 2016 | 19 min | DIR: Shuhan Fan

After spending five minutes learning how to make a traditional ramen dish, a 25-year-old Mao Zedong fan creates a Communist kingdom by selling his Hunan hometown food.

Bells in the Mountain (Esquilas en la montaña)

Spain, United States | 2016 | 15 min | DIR: Sebastian Lasaosa Rogers

Two hundred cows from the town of Ulle make the three-day journey up the foothills of the Spanish Pyrenees mountains at the start of the summer.

Coming and Going (Ale Vini)

Haiti, United States | 2016 | 34 min | DIR: Annie Huntington & Clay Thomas

A young translator from a small Haitian town considers his future: should he stay in the community where he grew up or join the exodus abroad in search of other opportunities?


FREE thanks to the generous support of the Helis Foundation