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New York, New York

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Kombucha Catch-Up, Season 2

New York Series
Comedy, Satire

A group of actors are forced to re-examine their toxic relationships and behavior upon graduating college.

84%

This project got the green light!

Window Shopping - A Gay Lust Story

Jersey City Short
Romantic Comedy, LGBTQ

Window Shopping is about how we all crave to be seen, to be in intimate relationships, and how easily we can imagine them, even with strange

100%

This project got the green light!

D.I.Y.

Philadelphia Feature
Comedy, LGBTQ

A queer couple is determined to tie the knot their own way.

125%

This project got the green light!

Palace

Upland Feature
Drama

The family-fractured lives of a stubborn mechanic, a retired widower, and a repressed college student intertwine at a bar in rural Indiana.

104%

This project got the green light!

Pulling Wool

New York Feature
Action, Comedy

A two hander about a platonic best-friendship that culminates in a city wide search for $7,000 to pay off gambling debt and save their lives

92%

This project got the green light!

Tracing the Hairstons

New York Feature
Documentary, History

This three-part documentary series explores the journey of the Hairston’s and shows how American slavery helped propel the Hairston’s to one

100%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

Jesse's Girl

Los Angeles Short
Comedy, Drama

At her bridal shower, a bride-to-be acknowledges her doubts, begs for help and takes action—with catastrophic consequences.

145%

This project got the green light!

Hutterite

Sioux Falls Short
Drama

Marigold, a young girl living in a Hutterite Colony must choose between her life in the commune and the freedom of the outside world.

90%

This project got the green light!

Self Portrait

New York Short
Drama, Experimental

A young woman reflects on the authenticity of her parents marriage in a staged dinner scene revealing three individual perspectives.

112%

This project got the green light!

Lily 'N' Rose

Denver Short
Drama

Lily and Rose are best friends. When Rose abandons her, Lily flees into the wilderness, confronting something even more profound.

115%

This project got the green light!

Nia On Vacation

Patras Feature
Drama, Comedy

Escape is relative.

100%

This project got the green light!

An Act of Terror

Charlotte Short
Drama, History

The true story of Virginia Christian, a 16-year-old African American girl accused of murder in the Jim Crow South.

150%

This project got the green light!

The Secret Nobody Knows

New York Short
Romance, War

A woman’s parting gift to a solider reveals the secret to their uncertain future.

105%

This project got the green light!

You Look Great

New York Short
Comedy, Drama

After secretly struggling with his weight for years, Peter's body shame pushes him further than ever before in pursuit of complete control.

83%

This project got the green light!

The Adventures of Penny Patterson

New York Short
Comedy, Teen

Penny faces growing obstacles to winning the science fair after her boyfriend becomes a superhero.

90%

This project got the green light!

RIVER

Orange Short
Drama, LGBTQ

River is a film about how gender defines our world . Our main character River must choose between conforming to society or co

92%

This project got the green light!

Library Hours: A New Film by Jim Vendiola

Chicago Short
Drama, Romance

A provocative, sex-positive, long-distance love story about books and bondage.

121%

This project got the green light!

Intrepid

Orange Short
Adventure, Fantasy

An overly ambitious witch named Hazel attempts to steal Merlin's book of spells from her school's library.

100%

This project got the green light!

Locked

Seattle Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A former marathon runner struggles to free herself from fear a year after surviving a terror attack.

86%

This project got the green light!

Hijabi

Austin Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Alia, a Muslim-American teenager, has a secret night out with her friends that ends in an unexpected confrontation with her father.

112%

This project got the green light!

Brown's Canyon

Seattle Feature
Comedy, Drama

Two life coaches set out to lead a mindfulness retreat, only to have their own lives unravel over one awkward weekend.

100%

This project got the green light!

Distortion

Los Angeles Short
Drama, Experimental

An exploration of the distorted perceptions we have of ourselves and others.

80%

This project got the green light!

The New Orleans Sazerac

Atlanta Short
Documentary

To make the perfect Sazerac combine one part technique, one part interpretation, and a dash of folklore.

102%

This project got the green light!

See You On the Other Side

Seattle Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

Love is a superpower.

111%

This project got the green light!

Downward Hiro

Short
Drama

LIFE IS TORTURE

184%

This project got the green light!

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