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Gestalt

Gestalt (ADULTS ONLY)

89 min. |  USA  | Documentary Feature

PSCC March 23, 7:30 pm Theatre 3

Edward Oleschak

Inspired by the complexity of the entire film-footage captured by Eva Braun, while in the inner most circle of Adolf Hitler and his private world, these observations challenge the viewer's perception of what is fact and to a greater extent what is unperceived. History teaches us the horrors of manipulation, uncountability and ignorance. Historical moments that mirror all aspects of today’s society and humanity.

Good Boy

Good Boy

35 min. |  USA | Documentary Short

PSCC March 24, 1:30 pm Theatre 1

Russell Chadwick

A look at how Bart The Bear, Doug Seus, and his incredible family built a bond that took them all over the world and on-screen with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars.

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History, Mystery & Odyssey

91 min. | UK | Documentary Feature

PSCC March 23, 12 pm Theatre 3

Martin Cooper

An exploration of the lives and work of 6 extraordinary and world-renowned animators.

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6 min.  |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 23, 5 pm Theatre 3

Desiree Schippers

A young man reflects on his concept of home, family, and belonging. As a Russian expatriate, his situation is increasingly complicated by political and global uncertainties like the war in Ukraine, feelings of disconnection from his country, and searching for a sense of home.

I Can't Give You Anything But Love

I Can't Give You Anything But Love

33 min. | USA   | Documentary Short

PSCC March 23, 1:30 pm, Theatre 1

Susan Morgan Cooper

An aspiring singer gives up his career to promote the music catalogue of his great grandfather, songwriter Jimmy McHugh, recorded by Frank Sinatra, Lady Gaga and Billie Eilish. Licensing these songs for TV, movies, Broadway and commercials the singer journeys through the magic of his great-grandfather's career.

In C, Too

In C, Too

5 min. |  USA  | Animation

PSCC March 23, 2:30 pm Theatre 3

Dean Winkler, John Sanborn

Beginning with landscapes of perception, a quartet of dancers metamorphose, fluidly flowing from surface, to density, to a higher state of being; surrounded by synapses firing, and concentric shapes, suggesting the unceasing nature of forces greater us. Viewers are left with the impression that chaos and order coexist, they are not opposites but two views of the energy of the universe.

iO

iO

3 min. |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 23, 4 pm Theatre 1

Natalie Shirinian

An intimate narrative with trans man, American author, photographer, podcast host, activist, and Nan Goldin’s godson, iO Tillett Wright.

Glimpses

Glimpses

5 min. |  USA  | Animation

PSCC March 23, 2:30 pm Theatre 3

Peter Litwinowicz

Joyously bright, colorful, and animated panels are sewn together to accentuate moments of life viewed through windows and doorways.

Great Ocean Love

Great Ocean Love

30 min.  |  AUSTRALIA  | Documentary Short

PSCC March 23, 7:00 pm Theatre 2

Ella Bourne

A road-trippin’ surf flick that follows Belinda Baggs, Linley Hurrell, and Lilly Pollard on a journey of discovery along the Great Ocean Road. Centred around the teachings of Gunditjmara whale dreamer Yaraan Bundle. Along the way, they meet saltwater women who share their love for the rugged coastline they call home.

Hold The Line

Hold The Line

18 min. |  USA |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 22, 12 pm

Daniel Lombroso

When the nation's largest Protestant organization decides to purge women in leadership positions, the influence of two prominent pastors is put to the test.

I Am Somebody

I Am Somebody

8 Min. | USA   |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 25. 11:30 am Theatre 2

Scott Faris

When aspiring public defender Taylor Toynes notices his zip code in an article on the cradle-to-prison pipeline, he pivots to a career working with children, whose imaginations allow for a world in which zip codes don’t determine life outcomes.

I Want To Be

I Want To Be

4 min. | GERMANY  | Music Video

PSCC March 23, 6:30 pm Theatre 1

Lorenz Foth

The inner conflict of a humanoid robot tries to comprehend its nature of existence, distancing itself from humanity to become something different and expressing itself through dance.

Industrial Artist

Industrial Artist

11 min. |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 22, 7:00 pm Theatre 2

Jillian Buckley

Industrial designer Yves Behar was originally a “maker”- of art, design objects and crafts- while the punk movement raged in Switzerland. When he shifted his talents towards the tech industry in San Francisco, he found a world of opportunity at the intersection of technology and art.

Island

Island

8 min. |  ISRAEL  |  Animation

PSCC March 23, 7 pm Theatre 2

Michael Faust

Explore an island’s different chapters over time: a heap of boulders, a massive guano deposit, a tropical oasis, a colonial territory, a prosperous republic, and an open-pit mine eventually devouring the island to the point of bankruptcy and desolation.

Gods Of Clay

Gods Of Clay

14 min. | INDIA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 21, 12 pm Theatre 3

Amit Bhattacharya

A focus on the art and artists of Kumortuli, a community in Kolkata, India who use traditional methods to craft idols for religious ceremonies.

Hey

Hey

4 min. | POLAND | Music Video

PSCC March 23, 6:30 pm Theatre 1

Malgorzata Findysz

Moments show how important it is to fight for the rights that are taken away from us. How life can put us to the constant test of humanity in which the question is: "Will we lose a part of ourselves? Will we survive in a crazed system?

How It Breathes

How It Breathes

9 min.  |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 24, 11:30 am Theatre 2

Jack Gordon

Elijah Jamal Balbed grew up in Washington DC in the midst of one of its most difficult eras, as drugs and crime plagued the nation’s capital and its identity was being tested. As the city changed around him, his budding career as a musician exposed him to the people and music providing a voice and an outlet to the people of DC.

I Can Fix It

I Can Fix It

2 min. |  USA  |  Animation

PSCC March 22, 2:30 pm Theatre 3

Citlali Vazquez Negra

Roger wants to get his game control repaired but is met with an inept repairman.

Impossible image

Impossible Image

8 min. |  AUSTRALIA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 23, 2:30 pm Theatre 3

Karen Pearlman

The past and the present come together to challenge gender performance and shake down the patriarchy.

Interception

Interception: Jayne Kennedy

15 min. |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 22, 12 pm Theatre 3

Safiya Songhai

When a bronze-skin bombshell rocks the world of Sunday Morning Football, millions tune in... but few know the tumultuous story of Jayne Kennedy, the first Black woman to boldly run interception on the racial lines of American sportscasting.

Jack And Sam

Jack And Sam

20 min. |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 21, 11:30 am Theatre 1

Jordan Matthew Horowitz

Two Holocaust survivors miraculously reunite after 80 years. Now in their late 90s, they are spending the precious time they have left rekindling their friendship and educating others about the dangers of hatred.

Jung & Restless

Jung & Restless

6 min. | USA |  Animation

PSCC March 22, 2:30 pm Theatre 3

Joanna Priestley

Explore the mysterious mythopoetic realm via dream imagery and animated mandalas. 

KungFu Water

Kungfu Water

2 min.  |  CHINA  |  Animation

PSCC March 23, 5:00 pm Theatre 3

Jody Xiong

Water is the softest substance in the world and yet it can penetrate the hardest rock. Water also is insubstantial- you cannot grasp hold of it, you cannot punch it and hurt it.

Legacy In The Making - Taylor Guitars

Legacy In The Making: Taylor Guitars

6 min. | USA | Documentary Short

PSCC March 21, 12 pm Theatre 3

Dominic Gill

Iconoclastic guitar makers Bob Taylor and Kurt Listug defied industry conventions by entrusting their maverick company to their employees, believing that they were the only ones capable of producing the world's finest guitars.

Lonely Town

Lonely Town

4 min.| INDIA  |  Music Video

PSCC March 23, 6:30 pm Theatre 1

A-Zal

A heartwarming and inspirational music video based on the true story of A-Zal, an aspiring artist from India who migrated to New York City to pursue his dream of working in Hollywood.

Los Sandy's

Los Sandy's

28 min. | USA |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 21, 2 pm Theatre 2

Jaime Puerta

Julia, a Mexican immigrant and widow with seven children, must leave her family home of 18 years. Despite the uncertainty ahead, her children offer hope with their unique musical talent.

Lynn's Fire

Lynn's Fire

7 min. | USA | Documentary Short

PSCC March 25, 12 pm Theatre 3

Steve Zahn

Experience a Kentucky man’s decades-long birthday tradition of gathering family and friends for the experience of lighting an enormous bonfire and the profound impact it has on his life.

Kick

Kick

19 min.| USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 24, 4:30 pm Theatre 2

Henry Roach, Jack Izzo Xuandi Wang

Grant, a queer and trans kickboxer, tries to make ends meet while pursuing his dream: running his independent martial arts organization Queer Kickboxing Club Chicago.

La Perra

La Perra (ADULTS ONLY)

14 min. | COLUMBIA |  Animation

PSCC March 22, 9:00 pm Theatre 2

Carla Melo Gampert

In Bogota, a bird-girl leaves behind the family home, her domineering mother and faithful dog to go and explore her sexuality.

Lights

Lights

8 min.| CZECH REPUBLIC |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 22, 1300 pm Theatre 1

Jitka Nemikinsová

Lightbulbs are throwing a party for growing up flames to welcome them in the system that will let them shine and protect them. But one flames likes to play with fire and rebels against the system.

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Love Louder

Love Louder

3 min. | FRANCE  |  Music Video

PSCC March 23, 6:30 pm Theatre 1

Olivier Staphylas

Have fun with The Meeps as they sing for you.

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Kirk, The Blacksmith

Kirk, The Blacksmith

10 min.| KURDISTAN |  DocumentaryShort

PSCC March 23, 7:00 pm Theatre 2

Azad Azizyan

A Blacksmith artist and an environmentalist in Santa Cruz, California utilizes his art to bring awareness to the cruel act of shark finning.

Legacy In The Making - Bees

Legacy in the Making: Me & the Bees

7 min. |  USA  |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 25, 11:30 am Theatre 2

Dominic Gill

When two bee stings sparked a young girl's mission to save the bees, her lemonade stand grew into a purpose-driven beverage brand that partners with organizations to protect pollinators and inspires future changemakers.

Little t

Little t

6 min.| USA |  Animation

PSCC March 22, 12 pm Theatre 3

Masha Martynenko Ellsworth

Follow Alexis, a recent college graduate, on the most stressful day of her life - her dream job interview. She's armed with a resume, design portfolio, and two trusted companions: her 'inner critic' and 'inner child.' Join Alexis on a journey through the origins of comfort food as she uncovers new depths within herself and finds the courage to be her own advocate. Will this be enough for Alexis to land her dream job?

Left Behind

Left Behind

10 min.| USA |  Documentary Short

PSCC March 30, 12:00 pm

Bria Light, Tanay Gokhale

Potters in rural Rajasthan have been making a living plying their craft for countless generations. But with the squeeze of modern economic forces, this may be the last generation to uphold this ancient tradition.

LuLu

LuLu

1 min. | USA  | Animation

PSCC March 24, 1:30 pm Theatre 1

Michelle Zheng

An exotic bird desperately fights for his life from a nature documentary's bleak ending.

Lonia & Bronia

Lonia & Bronia

Twin sisters Lonia and Bronia make the world their stage on a wild tour of Warsaw set to the music of the city.

Julia Pelka, Paulina Skibińska

7 min.   |  POLAND  | Documentary Short

PSCC March 24, 2 pm Theatre 2

Looker

Looker

Trapped in a desolate world of eerie eye creatures, an anxious one-eyed man seeks to reclaim his missing eye.

Christian Balbido

4 min. |  USA  | Animation

PSCC March 25, 12 pm Theatre 3

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