(C) Answers
(C)ANSWERS
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Breht Gardner
(C)Answers
Directed by
Breht Gardner
USA
East Coast Premiere
90 min

(C)ANSWERS explores the biological and social cancers that plague American society. Filmmaker Breht Gardner takes you inside one man’s emotional cancer battle and discovers that cannabis prohibition is where race, politics, and the business of medicine powerfully intersect.
(C)ANSWERS explores the biological and social cancers that plague American society. Filmmaker Breht Gardner takes you inside one man’s emotional cancer battle and discovers that cannabis prohibition is where race, politics, and the business of medicine powerfully intersect.
Block 15
Tuesday Sept. 28
12pm
Moving On
Moving On
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Martin Chavez

Written by
Silvia Tovar
Moving On
Directed by
Martin Chavez

Written by
Silvia Tovar
USA
East Coast Premiere
14 min

A woman mourning the loss of her father is aided by an unexpected visitor.
A woman mourning the loss of her father is aided by an unexpected visitor.
Block 15
Tuesday Sept. 28
12pm
Open Heart Surgery
Open Heart Surgery
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Written & Directed by
Caol Ila Bader
Open Heart Surgery
Written & Directed by
Caol Ila Bader
Poland
5 min

A young married couple is celebrating their wedding among friends. Laughs and lovely time until the tensions between the man and the woman it results in a heavy quarrel where one of the two loses control.
A young married couple is celebrating their wedding among friends. Laughs and lovely time until the tensions between the man and the woman it results in a heavy quarrel where one of the two loses control.
Block 15
Tuesday Sept. 28
12pm
The Silent Party
The Silent Party
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Diego Fried & Federico Finkielstain

Written by
Diego Fried, Nicolas Gueilbert, Luz Orlando Brennan
The Silent Party
Directed by
Diego Fried & Federico Finkielstain

Written by
Diego Fried, Nicolas Gueilbert, Luz Orlando Brennan
Argentina
East Coast Premiere
86 min
Spanish with English Subtitles


Just hours before her wedding party at her father's ranch, Laura sets out on her own and finds an unusual party. The music and the vibe relaxes her from the stress, but a violent act changes the course of the night and of her life, implicating her father and fiancée.
Just hours before her wedding party at her father's ranch, Laura sets out on her own and finds an unusual party. The music and the vibe relaxes her from the stress, but a violent act changes the course of the night and of her life, implicating her father and fiancée.
Block 16
Tuesday Sept. 28
3pm
Fantasmas
FANTASMAS (Ghosts)
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado

Written by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado, La Pablo Ramos Garcia
Fantasmas (Ghosts)
Directed by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado

Written by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado, La Pablo Ramos Garcia
Spain
NYC Premiere
26 min
Spanish English subtitles

Nico and Fran form the band Phoenix Down. The more gigs they get, the more tension there is between them. Their friendship and the band will be compromised.
Nico and Fran form the band Phoenix Down. The more gigs they get, the more tension there is between them. Their friendship and the band will be compromised.
Block 16
Tuesday Sept. 28
3pm
Interrogation
Interrogation
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado

Written by
Àlex "Gela" Aguado, La Pablo Ramos Garcia
Interrogation
Directed by
Manuel Rivero

Written by
Pablo Roncero and Leo Alvarado
Spain
Queens Premiere
11 min
Spanish with English Subtitles

Martín is being questioned by two policemen for a murder that he has allegedly committed where he works. Through flashbacks, we are taken back to his childhood to discover a dark secret.
Martín is being questioned by two policemen for a murder that he has allegedly committed where he works. Through flashbacks, we are taken back to his childhood to discover a dark secret.
Block 16
Tuesday Sept. 28
3pm
The Singular Story of Unlucky Juan
The Singular Story of Unlucky Juan
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Ricardo Figueredo Oliva
The Singular Story of Unlucky Juan
Directed by
Ricardo Figueredo Oliva
Cuba
52 min
Spanish with English Subtitles

Divided into chapters covering rations, the marketplace, CUC stores, private business, corruption, economic migration, and future Cuba, the documentary walks us through how each of these affects Juan and those like him.

This Special Event is presented in partnership with the Americas Media Initiative. Part of the proceeds from tonight's screening will be donated to assist with relief efforts in Cuba.
Divided into chapters covering rations, the marketplace, CUC stores, private business, corruption, economic migration, and future Cuba, the documentary walks us through how each of these affects Juan and those like him.

This Special Event is presented in partnership with the Americas Media Initiative. Part of the proceeds from tonight's screening will be donated to assist with relief efforts in Cuba.
Block 17
Tuesday Sept. 28
7pm
Esperanza vs U.S. Embargo of Cuba
Esperanza vs The U.S. Embargo of Cuba
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by


Written by
Esperanza vs The U.S. Embargo of Cuba
Directed by
Harold Díaz Guzman with Mengana

Written by
Alexandra Halkin, and Harold Díaz Guzman
Cuba
3 min

This Special Event is presented in partnership with the Americas Media Initiative. Part of the proceeds from tonight's screening will be donated to assist with relief efforts in Cuba.
This Special Event is presented in partnership with the Americas Media Initiative. Part of the proceeds from tonight's screening will be donated to assist with relief efforts in Cuba.
Block 17
Tuesday Sept. 28
7pm
The Prince
The Prince
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Directed by
Sebastián Muñoz

Written by
Luis Barrales & Sebastián Muñoz
The Prince
Directed by
Sebastián Muñoz

Written by
Luis Barrales & Sebastián Muñoz
Chile
95 min
Spanish with English Subtitles

During a night of heavy drinking, Jaime, a narcissist 20-year-old, stabs his best friend in what seems like a passionate outburst. In prison he will discover the affections and loyalties of an everyday life marked by violence.
During a night of heavy drinking, Jaime, a narcissist 20-year-old, stabs his best friend in what seems like a passionate outburst. In prison he will discover the affections and loyalties of an everyday life marked by violence.
Block 18
Tuesday Sept. 28
9:30pm
Kiko's Saints
Kiko's Saints
Michael (Charlie Tahan) is a recent graduate whose post college plan is derailed when his girlfriend leaves him for a job in New York City. When the bus service hires a security guard to watch over the night shift, Michael comes face to tattooed face with Pineapple, a 300-lb punk rock Samoan who challenges him with a kick in the ass to break from the loop and start living or risk driving in circles forever.
Written & Directed by
Manuel Marmier

Kiko's Saints
Written & Directed by
Manuel Marmier
France
25 min
Japanese with English Subtitles

Kiko is spying on a gay couple on the beach. Obsessed by such a vision, she will draw them and change her life and breaks her social rules.
Kiko is spying on a gay couple on the beach. Obsessed by such a vision, she will draw them and change her life and breaks her social rules.
Block 18
Tuesday Sept. 28
9:30pm
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