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The films of 2016

Day 3, August 28th

Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA

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

Agonies and Remedies

C1 - 12:15pm

Reme and Tita, Angustias (Agonies) and Remedios (Remedies), live in Tita's apartment. Theirs living together is a continuous fight:: for the sofa, for the bathroom, for chocolates...  dir. Fernando Uson Fornies

World Premiere

Hand in Hand

C1 - 12:15pm

After finding out that his lover Anthony has betrayed him, Mike decides to plot his revenge by kidnapping Anthony and dragging him out to the woods.  dir. Haley McHatton

World Premiere

Filmmaker in Attendance

Against the Tide

C1 - 12:15pm

Disappeared five years ago, Tom, a marginal man, come back at the funeral of the wife of his old friend David.  dir. William Vergati

Ciudar A Ruth

C1 - 12:15pm

Although three years have past since her husband passed away, Ruth has not got used to living alone, nor can she stand the carers that her daughter Clara has hired to look after her. One morning, Ruth sacks her carer: Clara is going to live with her. Miguel Berzal de Miguel

MA Premiere

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Olive and the Samurai

C2 - 2:30pm

Olive is constantly bothered by street harassers until she comes upon a samurai.  dir. Brendan Boogie

World Premiere

Filmmaker in Attendance

Step 9

C2 - 2:30pm

Two friends, one in recovery and one decidedly not, set off on a road trip to make amends. dir. Lenora Pitts

Solitude on Demand

C2 - 2:30pm

A man escapes from the chaos of the city and climbs on a solitary hill in search of solitude - and he shall find it, in person.  dir. Luca Zambianchi

East of Hollywood

C2 - 2:30pm

Ken Chang is ready for the American dream. The only trouble is that he's just too American. In order to land a role on a network TV Show, Ken is forced to undergo Actor "Orientalification" to prove that he can be Asian enough to make it in Hollywood.    dir. Chris Caccioppoli

Filmmaker in Attendance

How'd I Get in this Field?

C2 - 2:30pm

Charlie wakes up in a field the morning after a wedding in the foreign (to him) state of Arizona. Will he find his way home or will he perish? Oh, and what happened to that girl he was hitting it off with?  dir. Rob Morton

World Premiere

Filmmaker in Attendance

RSVP

C3 - 4:30pm

A Gay Widower attempts to fulfill his husband's final request:
To spread his ashes on his hometown beach, in the company of the family that disowned him.  dir. Shannon Beeby

Filmmaker in Attendance

Neptune

C3 - 4:30pm

Set in the late 1980s on an island off the coast of Maine, an orphan girl raised by the church becomes obsessed by the disappearance of a classmate, and her haunted dreams and visions propel her to push past her sheltered life. dir. Derek Kimball

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