Director Max Ramming - 20 min. - USA
Saving a pristine island to share with others, Sandy West created a hospitable and sustainable community of interdisciplinary artists, scientists and authors with the hope that an idea would be generated to advance the human condition, much like Archimedes’ fulcrum.
Ain’t That The Truth :
11:35 AM - Saturday, September 18, 2021 at RoleCall Theater
Director Field Humphrey - 14 min. - USA
Jennif is a Georgia native who has been employing sheep to combat invasive plant species for decades. This cinema verite short documentary takes a look at a day in the life of a Georgia sheep herder as Jennif and her team-including her rambunctious dog Katie-transport sheep throughout the Atlanta area. The film examines a sustainable, environmentally-friendly approach to controlling kudzu, ivy, and other pesky plants that trouble the region.
TICKETS AND ALL ACCESS PASSES
Lines of Exile
Director Eric Patrick - 7 min. - USA
Hamid Naficy’s fifty years of drawings of prominent scholars, philosophers, and theorists form a unique index of the evolution of cultural theory over the last decades. In this portrait, Naficy intimately recounts this evolution through his drawings.
Director Marissa Dingman - 4 min. - USA
After enduring the loss of her father, a daughter navigates past remorse to find closure by using the creativity he had fostered, and her connection with her younger sister.
Walk, Run, Ride, and Live.
Director Patrick Albright - 7 min. - USA
A man comes to terms with his health and the state of health for an entire race.
Directors Ethan Payne, Brian Foster - 13 min. - USA
What if you came across a collection of notes from family members past—notes on how your family came to be; notes on some of the cultural traditions that they built over the years; notes that seem somehow dated, out of time, and to the future?
Director Gustavo Martin - 9 min. - USA
In "Fupa", Cody ponders if she should put her pet rat to sleep, or if it's worth spending the money to get her rat's tumor removed - Cody barely has any money but she loves her little Fupa. (yes, that's the rat's real name)
Bad Boy of Bonsai
Director Alex Moreno - 6 min. - USA
Bad Boy of Bonsai is an experimental art house documentary that focuses on Guy Guidry, a Louisiana local, and his passion for bonsai.