October 14 and 16

92 min.


Sat Oct 14 12:30PM | The New Orleans Advocate | FREE thanks to the generous support of the Helis Foundation

Mon Oct 16 12:00PM | The New Orleans Advocate | Member $7 General $10

Edith + Eddie

USA | 2017 | 29 min | DIR: Laura Checkoway

America’s oldest interracial newlyweds, Edith and Eddie, find themselves at the center of a family feud that threatens to disrupt their love story.

Mother’s Day

USA | 2017 | 9 min | DIR: Elizabeth Lo & R.J. Lozada

The impact of mass incarceration on youth is explored through an annual Mother’s Day charity bus that takes children to visit their mothers in prison.

A Friendship in Tow/Toe (Até a pró/cima!)

Japan, Portugal, Hungary, Belgium | 2017 | 10 min | DIR: Atsushi Kuwayama (US Premiere)

In the span of five nights, two strangers share stories and sarcasm on one of the longest stairways in Lisbon.

All the Leaves Are Brown

USA | 2017 | 11 min | DIR: Daniel Robin

A short film about memory, loss, family, and a sugar maple tree.

My Father’s Film (Película de mi padre)

USA | 2017 | 8 min | DIR: Priscilla González Sainz

A daughter crafts a portrait of her father through the spaces he occupied; a meditation shaped by the tools he left behind.

All Good Things

USA | 2017 | 26 min | DIR: Chloe Domont

In a portrait of a modern marriage, a filmmaker follows her mother’s relationship with two men, who each satisfy her different needs.


FREE thanks to the generous support of the Helis Foundation