DATE: Sunday May 15, 2022 Starts @ 1:10pm
VENUE: Midtown Cinema
THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US
Four strong narratives exploring various types of relationships.
Dimitri Lurie (21min | Norway, Russia | Digital, Super 8 )
"Hermit” is a creative artistic documentary with an emphasis on visual expression, atmospheric imagery and simplicity of form. Shot on the Valamo archipelago on Lake Ladoga in the North-West of Russia, it portrays an ascetic meteorologist who for many years lives and works on a distant meteorological station in a sort of a voluntary exile from the society he once belonged to.
A Tale of Two Brothers and a Horse
Jane Malei (15min | Israel | Digital)
Bilal is a child in an adult's world who understands that his big brother's toy horse can earn them money. Jihad is an adult caught in a child's world and loves his toy horse dearly. A business offer forces them to choose the world they will live in.
A Safe Distance
Gloria Mercer (8min | Canada | Digital)
In the aftermath of a murder, two women lost in the woods make their way back home.
Patrick David, Isaac Green Diebboll (19min | USA | Digital)
Prep. Cook. Clean. Repeat. In the daily wash-cycle of the restaurant kitchen, two Baltimore cooks push each other’s buttons, polarize friends, and wrestle with an unspoken bond.