April 10-14, 2019 | Denton, Texas, USA

Purity

2018 | Spain | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 20 / 8:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 Saturday, April 21 / 4:15PM / Movie Tavern 3 Five young children are undergoing the most important change in their lives and, through their story, we can reflect on such important matters as to what defines us…

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Fading Portraits

Friday, April 12 / 8:30PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 Sunday, April 14 / 5:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 2018 | Iran, Islamic Republic of | 55 MIN | World Premiere Fading Portraits provides a rare insight into a society where the government plays a pivotal role in artists’ lives, controlling the fate of their work, and subsequently their role…

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Terraform

2017 | United Kingdom | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Sunday, April 22 / 12:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 This true story witnesses the hardships and sacrifices made by Kawah Ijen sulphur miners in Indonesia in order to provide for their families. Directors/Writers/Animation: Sil van der Woerd, Jorik Dozy Producers: Sean Lin, New Frontier Pictures…

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Barcelona in Black

2016 | Spain | 8 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 6:00PM / Movie Tavern 2 Few cities have undergone such a drastic, complete makeover in such short order while successfully retaining its enduring spirit and allure as Barcelona. Experience this beautiful, multifarious city as the film chronicles the 30-year metamorphosis from an…

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Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People

Thursday, April 11 / 8:30PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 Sunday, April 14 / 3:30PM / Campus Theatre 2018 | USA | 84 MIN | Texas Premiere Joseph Pulitzer, a Hungarian immigrant, became a successful businessman, reporter and publisher with his New York newspaper, The World, for four decades. He spoke of “fake news” over 100 years ago and…

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Wild As Can Bee

2018 | Ireland | 3 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 5:45PM / Movie Tavern 1 In this whimsical documentary short, Paul Foyle, an amateur beekeeper from the Irish Midlands, rehouses one of his hives and talks about his lifelong attraction to the hobby. Director: Katherine Foyle This film is paired with the…

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Al Imam

2017 | USA | 19 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 12 / 8:30PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 Sunday April 14 / 5:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 Despite controversy and threats, Muslim spiritual leader Ani Zonneveld takes a stand for justice through activism and a progressive practice of Islam. Enduring threats, excommunication from family, and…

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Ready for a Baby

2017 | Australia | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 8:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 Friday, April 20 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 3 A young woman in her thirties feels very happy and excited – she has a partner, everything in her life is under control, so now is the perfect…

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A Taste of Home

2017 | USA | 4 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 2PM / Campus Theatre A documentary introducing a small gelato shop that has a big impact in the local area of San Antonio, Texas. The owners’ Italian origins provide a local hub for other Italian speakers to feel comfortable and a place…

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Teeth

2018 | USA | 13 MIN | Texas Premiere Thursday, April 11 / 6:30PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 Friday, April 12 / 3:30PM / Campus Theatre Hawaiian grandmother Angelica’s healing from sexual abuse as a child parallels the fixing of knocked out and rotten teeth. Aloha is replacing her pain and an ever-present fight to…

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Paired Shorts

The below documentaries are paired with a feature film. They will screen before the paired film.

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Two 6th graders attempt to correct the litany of grammatical errors made by Roy Moore’s attorney.

6th Graders School Roy Moore’s Attorney

2017 | USA | 3 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 20 / 8:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 Saturday, April 21 / 1:45PM / Movie Tavern 3 Two 6th graders attempt to correct the litany of grammatical errors made by Roy Moore’s attorney in his letter demanding Alabama’s largest news outlet retract its publications of…

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A documentary introducing a small gelato shop that has a big impact in the local area of San Antonio, Texas.

A Taste of Home

2017 | USA | 4 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 2PM / Campus Theatre A documentary introducing a small gelato shop that has a big impact in the local area of San Antonio, Texas. The owners’ Italian origins provide a local hub for other Italian speakers to feel comfortable and a place…

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An immersive glimpse of a school day through the eyes of deaf children.

A View from the Window

2017 | USA | 7 MIN | Texas Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 8PM / Movie Tavern 1 Friday, April 20 / 2PM / Movie Tavern 3 An immersive glimpse of a school day through the eyes of deaf children. Directors/Producers: Azar Kafaei, Chris Filippone Key Cast: California School for the Deaf – 3rd Grade…

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Acres of Diamonds examines the two possible lives for vulnerable children in rural, poverty stricken India.

Acres of Diamonds

2017 | USA | 20 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 11AM / Movie Tavern 2 Sunday, April 22 / 4:30PM / Campus Theatre Acres of Diamonds examines the two possible lives for vulnerable children in rural, poverty stricken India: A life in slavery with no hope of escape or a flourishing life with Good News…

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Few cities have undergone such a drastic, complete makeover in such short order while successfully retaining its enduring spirit and allure as Barcelona.

Barcelona in Black

2016 | Spain | 8 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 6:00PM / Movie Tavern 2 Few cities have undergone such a drastic, complete makeover in such short order while successfully retaining its enduring spirit and allure as Barcelona. Experience this beautiful, multifarious city as the film chronicles the 30-year metamorphosis from an…

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Big Paradise introduces film audiences to Robert Kidney for the first time, revealing a powerful and complex person who lives and works in the shadow of the Midwestern decay.

Big Paradise

2017 | USA | 10 MIN Friday, April 20 / 9PM / Campus Theatre Robert Kidney has been a musical force since the 1970s. His group, The Numbers Band, celebrating its 47th year, has been praised by Rolling Stone’s David Fricke and Greil Marcus and called “the greatest band I’ve ever seen” by Pere Ubu’s…

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Birth of a New Art form: Lineillism Revealed shows “Lineillism”, a daring new painting style created by the late American artist Jim “JC” Hall.

Birth of a New Art Form: Lineillism Revealed

2017 | USA | 10 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 1:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 Sunday, April 22 / 6:45PM / Campus Theatre Birth of a New Art form: Lineillism Revealed shows “Lineillism”, a daring new painting style created by the late American artist Jim “JC” Hall after surviving a stroke and…

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An undocumented immigrant man works as a janitor for a corporation in Silicon Valley.

Butterfly

2017 | Iran | 4 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 3:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 An undocumented immigrant man works as a janitor for a corporation in Silicon Valley. Trying to better his life, he attends an evening ESL class followed by a boxing gym. He learns about a butterfly’s cycle of…

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Five young children are undergoing the most important change in their lives and, through their story, we can reflect on such important matters as to what defines us as a person.

Purity

2018 | Spain | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 20 / 8:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 Saturday, April 21 / 4:15PM / Movie Tavern 3 Five young children are undergoing the most important change in their lives and, through their story, we can reflect on such important matters as to what defines us…

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A young woman in her thirties feels very happy and excited – she has a partner, everything in her life is under control, so now is the perfect time to have a baby.

Ready for a Baby

2017 | Australia | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 8:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 Friday, April 20 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 3 A young woman in her thirties feels very happy and excited – she has a partner, everything in her life is under control, so now is the perfect…

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ReMoved

2013 | USA | 13 MIN | Texas Premiere Sunday, April 22 / 2:30 pm / Movie Tavern 2 ReMoved is a short film following the emotional journey of a nine-year old girl who is taken from her abusive birth home and placed in the tumultuous foster care system. Directors: Nathanael Matanick and Tony Cruz…

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This true story witnesses the hardships and sacrifices made by Kawah Ijen sulphur miners in Indonesia in order to provide for their families.

Terraform

2017 | United Kingdom | 5 MIN | Texas Premiere Sunday, April 22 / 12:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 This true story witnesses the hardships and sacrifices made by Kawah Ijen sulphur miners in Indonesia in order to provide for their families. Directors/Writers/Animation: Sil van der Woerd, Jorik Dozy Producers: Sean Lin, New Frontier Pictures…

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A young art student from Switzerland arrives for six months in Tel Aviv. Through drawing he will learn to analyse, understand and free himself to this contrasted environment.

Travelogue Tel Aviv

2017 | Switzerland | 6 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 3:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 A young art student from Switzerland arrives for six months in Tel Aviv. Through drawing he will learn to analyse, understand and free himself to this contrasted environment. Director/Writer: Samuel Pathey Producer: Gerd Gockell Music: Patrick Overney,…

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In this whimsical documentary short, Paul Foyle, an amateur beekeeper from the Irish Midlands, rehouses one of his hives and talks about his lifelong attraction to the hobby.

Wild As Can Bee

2018 | Ireland | 3 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 5:45PM / Movie Tavern 1 In this whimsical documentary short, Paul Foyle, an amateur beekeeper from the Irish Midlands, rehouses one of his hives and talks about his lifelong attraction to the hobby. Director: Katherine Foyle This film is paired with the…

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