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Les Confines

A Jewish woman on the run in 1940s Germany finds shelter in an open cellar only to end up in the middle of the owners’ domestic trouble.

Clouds of Autumn

The carefree childhood existence of a brother and sister is torn apart when she is forced to attend a Residential School far from home. Singular visual interpretations infuse co-director Trevor Mack’s family history with a slowly shifting tone that evokes…

Creatures of Whitechapel

Jack the Ripper stalks the streets of London, searching for the perfect victims to help bring her master’s, Dr. Frankenstein, Creation to life. However, rumors of Frankenstein’s nighttime activities are brewing, and Jack, revealed to be Igor, is tasked with…

Little Lamb

1829. Louisa is a convict trapped in the living hell of a British prison in faraway Van Diemen’s Land. She ignores warnings from her prison mate and places her hopes for freedom in becoming the servant of the mysterious Mr…

German Shepherd

As a Jew growing up in Baltimore, he learned to fear the German people. Through recurring travels to Berlin, he now initiated his own reconciliation project. This animated film, posing the big questions about good and evil, provides disconcerting answers.

Clouds of Autumn

The carefree childhood existence of a brother and sister is torn apart when she is forced to attend a Residential School far from home. Singular visual interpretations infuse co-director Trevor Mack’s family history with a slowly shifting tone that evokes…

Les Confines

A Jewish woman on the run in 1940s Germany finds shelter in an open cellar only to end up in the middle of the owners’ domestic trouble.

Where Blood Lies

Set in WW2-era Romania, a secret Nazi SS force infiltrates a remote, alpine village only to discover the terrifying legend of bloodthirsty vampires with superhuman strength is far more than just local lore: it’s an absolute nightmare.

Amani

Based on a true story from Amani Simpson, ‘AMANI’ is the latest short from Joivan Wade (The First Purge, Shiro’s Story, Deep It & Mandem On The Wall) – The film depicts the inner reflections of a young man battling…