Stranger on a Train   – August 28th – 5:00 pm

Stranger on a Train – August 28t...

Director: Brayden Yoder A good-natured American travels through India by rail, excited to finally come to a land he has fantasized about for years, thinking of himself as a pilgrim in a spiritual land. He is looking intently for something different than the corporate, materialist Western world that he left behind…yet the Indian people he continues to meet in his 1st-class, air-conditioned train car do not meet his expectations for the country. USA Bijou Theater August 28    ...
Spotted   – August 29th – 6:00 pm

Spotted – August 29th – 6:...

Director: Jeremy Murphy This animated short portrays the remarkable self-protective ability of our minds which can undergo an intense moment of unexpected change and fear — then just as easily dismiss it once the crisis is over. An exploration of egocentrism. Canada Bijou Theater August 29    ...
Slick: Behind Deepwater Horizon   – August 28th – 8:00 pm

Slick: Behind Deepwater Horizon –...

Director: Michael Bennett Smith Four residents of coastal Alabama recount their experiences during the 2010 BP Oil Spill. Interviewing two boat captains, a mayor and a marine biologist, Director Michael Bennett Smith attempts to reveal the truth behind the largest man-made environmental disaster in history. USA Bijou Theater August 28    ...
Sid the Killer   – August 29th – 6:00 pm

Sid the Killer – August 29th ...

Director: Harry Teitelman Shortly before the director’s charismatic grandfather Sid died, at 95, filmmaker Harry Teitelman recorded him telling some of his crazy stories. Presented here is an animated retelling to accompany the posthumous audio recording of this tragic tale which Grandpa Sid recounted with his signature sardonic humor. USA Bijou Theater August 29    ...
Rickets   – August 29th – 5:00 pm

Rickets – August 29th – 5:...

Director: Brian Barth An idyllic boat trip down the Hudson River becomes transformed in this experimental short which traverses the transition from white to black. In-camera camera distortion gives us a negative landscape responding like harmonics of sound. USA Bijou Theater August 29    ...
Re-Animate Her   – August 28th – 10:00 pm

Re-Animate Her – August 28th ...

Director: Cameron Harrison In this rom-com-horror mashup, Kenneth takes his love life into his own hands and purchases a mail-order bride. Unaware that “some assembly is required,” he heads to the library to find out how to put his girlfriend together. Now he faces a choice between finishing his science experiment or going for the cute librarian that the mysterious ad in the back of the magazine has brought him to. USA Bijou Theater August 28    ...
Quasicrystal Research   – August 28th – 8:00 pm

Quasicrystal Research – August 2...

Director: Alexander Tuschinski This documentary shows crystals aren’t just fascinating for New Age hippies. In the early 1980s, Daniel Schechtman made a discovery of highly-ordered, faceted materials which were not periodic. Schechtman (who was awarded the Nobel Price in Chemistry 3 decades later) had made a discovery of a material which at the time was considered science fiction. Germany Bijou Theater August 28    ...
Progenitor Cloning   – August 28th – 10:00 pm

Progenitor Cloning – August 28th...

Director: Trevor Allen Is death the end? with Progenitor Cloning every ending can be a new beginning. It’s not legal, yet… USA Bijou Theater August 28     10:00PM