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NFMLA Introduction
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Film Festival 1 min

Directed by Brian L Tan "BLT" 4 minHorror, Sci Fi & Fantasy

Haunted by his experiences from the war, a Vietnam Veteran has had enough. Placing motion sensors around his property, he's decided to face his demons once and for all. Unfortunately, he's in for more than he bargained for. Starring Dana Lee (Dr. Ken, Pineapple Express, Rambo) and Nikki SooHoo (Lovely Bones, Stick It, Bring It On, Heathers).

Sins in the Synth
Directed by Mario Ronaldo Garcia 8 minSci Fi & Fantasy, Thriller

A Robot wants to learn how to smile.

City Kitties (Ep. "Luster's Pink" "Bucketlist" & "Bedtime")
Directed by Lynelle White 7 minDrama, Comedy

Each two minute episode explores female friendship as part of a digital anthology series called City Kitties. City Kitties was written, produced, crewed, and stars an amazing all-female team of nearly 150 women from all over the country

Realm of Unknowns
Directed by Sean Ryan 16 minSci Fi & Fantasy, Drama

After a couple shares their perplexing dreams in an uncertain future, they must decide whether to find a plant to solve their pregnancy issues despite having doubts on having a child.

The Dispensable
Directed by Robert J Morgalo 21 minDrama

A short film confronting the disparities of classism, capitalism, equality and human value in the era of COVID-19. As the world grapples with a the novel coronavirus that caused a global pandemic, the clash of economic interests and the public health is brought into stark focus.

Coming Home
Directed by Kevin A Kimball 22 minDrama

Technical Sergeant Jack Ward, and Senior Airman Danny Spiro wait out a delay at the airport on their last leg home from a long deployment overseas. While Sergeant Ward has been through all this before, Airman Spiro is dealing with the reality of returning home for the first time to a baby girl who doesn't know him and a wife who may no longer need him.

Library Soulmate
Directed by Shannon Corbeil 8 minRomance, Comedy

When Britt discovers a library receipt containing some of her favorite books, she realizes the owner must be her soulmate and she’s determined to track him down. Unfortunately, the librarian refuses to give out personal information about library users. Not to be deterred (who can argue with fate, after all?), Britt devises the perfect plan to meet her soulmate on her own: she’ll hide pieces of her contact information in her favorite books. Surely her soulmate will find them?

InFocus: Veteran Cinema Shorts Filmmaker Q&A
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020 2:15pm - 3:15pm

Live Q&A with the filmmakers of InFocus: Veteran Cinema Shorts moderated by Danny De Lillo | NFMLA Board Chair and SCREEN International Executive.

All event times are Pacific Time.

A Zoom link will be emailed to you an hour before!

Also screening

She's the Eldest Poster

Three eccentric siblings return to their childhood home to reconnect but end up digging up the past of their parents' mysterious disappearances instead.

Suggested screening time: October 17th at 3:30pm PT
Live Filmmaker Q&A: October 17th at 5:15pm PT

Shorts Program -  Dark Recesses Poster

A collection of shorts that capture and examine what is hiding in dark corners of our rooms, our culture and our own minds. The unseen, both real and unreal, horrors and revelations. 

Suggested screening time: October 17th at 6:30pm PT
Live Filmmaker Q&A: October 17th at 8:00pm PT

NFMLA Introduction Poster

An introduction to NewFilmmakers LA!



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