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The films of 2017

*red indicates the films screening block, buy your tickets here!

Cycle: An Addiciton Story

C1 - 12:00pm

This is a documentary film following one man and his addiction to opioids in rural New Hampshire.   dir. Joe Difazio   32min

4242

C1 - 12:00pm

Inspired by true events, '4242' is a cinematic interpretation of a poem written by a teenager who leaves her home country, her family and friends, to live in another country somewhere in Europe.    dir. Sara Eustaquio  11min

Outcaste: The House That Carol built

C1 - 12:00pm

This is a unique story of faith, courage and magical thinking. A story of how the dream of an elderly English teacher finally comes true with the help of a rickshaw driver, a lapsed buddhist monk and a journey in to the high himalayas. It’s ‘The Marigold Hotel’ meets ‘Lost Horizon’.   dir. Colin Graham & Laura Graham    66min

Brooklyn in July

C2 - 2:15pm

BROOKLYN IN JULY is the story of Frank Walker, an African-American WWII veteran working as a chauffeur. It is the summer of 1945. The War is all but won. The U.S. is riding a wave of triumph even as the undertow of unresolved issues roils beneath. Frank, like so many other African-Americans of the time, is drawn to New York by the promise of better life only to be confronted by the same realities, fear, and hatred he hoped he had left behind. He is a man scarred by a past that is lurking skin deep.   dir. Bob Celli     22min

Symposium

C2 - 2:15pm

Academy Award nominee Margaret Avery stars as a woman engaged in deep philosophical thought who confounds a service man she summons to solve the mystery of her migrating kitchen appliance, leading to the revelation of a shared secret.    dir. Tom Grady & Keith Oncale     19min

A Longtime For Lovers

C2 - 2:15pm

A group of friends treat relationships as if it's the last day on earth... On the last day on earth.    dir. David McElfresh    77min

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Shy Guys

C3 - 4:30pm

Strangers (Tony winner Reed Birney and Blake DeLong) bravely confront and resolve one of the most terrifying and perplexing scourges to ever afflict mankind...while standing at urinals with their willies out.    Written and directed by Fredric Lehne.     8min

I Am Your Friend

C3 - 4:30pm

A friendship is put to the test when two teenage boys are left alone for the weekend. As the teenagers confront their neighborhood rivals, horseplay escalates to violence throwing their loyalty to one another into question.    dir. Nicholas Santos      8min

Croissant

C3 - 4:30pm

Two strangers in the same bed The best way to start a new relationship begins with the breakfast.   dir. Marius Conrotto Diaz     7min

Sundown

C3 - 4:30pm

SUNDOWN is a feature-length indie comedy about ravages and absurdities of living with dementia. When a free-spirited gambler returns home to help his family with their dementia-addled patriarch, he finds being a caretaker a lot more complicated than he bet on.    dir. Brendan Boogie    96min

After Party

8pm

After Party at the Brattle Theater:
Starts at 8pm
Awards 10pm.

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