IN A LAND FAR, FAR AWAY...(VOL. 2)

A series of films that are out of this world… Literally! Dive into this creative sci-fi storytelling that takes you from space, to Gotham City, to unheard of lands.

DARK LIGHTS

(SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Writer: Deborah Richards / Deborah Wirtz

A haunted, sexy Las Vegas penthouse dweller explores the darker side of the city and its many addictions.

DARK BEFORE DAWN

(SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Writer: Moon Lee Ferguson / Prod. Kiara Diana Butler, Moon Lee Ferguson

As Hurricane Lilith approaches, another brews inside the Summers' residence. Dawn, a young girl with catastrophic gifts, is forced to calm the storm inside when her mother's demons come knocking at the door.

HARLEY QUINN - BLAZING SHADOWS

(SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Prod. Thomas Bernecker / Writer: Florian Müßener

Harley Quinn – Blazing Shadows tells the story of Harley’s redemption from the Joker. Taking place about five years after her breakup from the Joker, Harley has moved back to her hometown Brooklyn, where she grew up, and now lives in a relationship with her girlfriend, Poison Ivy. However, after all these years in her now quite “middle-class life,” she slowly starts to long for the good old days, when she robbed banks and was guided by great feelings for The Joker and had many great adventures.

WHITE TEARS

(SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Writer: Tommy Franklin / Prod. Tommy Franklin, Andrew Benda

Our victim and hopeful hero, Cedric, has a seemingly casual romantic rendezvous with a woman he met while traveling. Shortly after their meetup, the woman’s White Tears send Cedric’s whole being and world into a state of horror! He eventually snaps out of his shock and into an epiphany that sets him on a quest he masterminds to cure and unburden his people of the White Tears Epidemic, otherwise known as white liberal guilt.

WOKEN FROM A DREAM

(STUDENT SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Writer / Prod. Taj Kokayi

In the midst of a racially charged and violent society, a young black man uses VR to escape to a better reality. Or so he thinks.

LUMINARY

(STUDENT SHORT FILM)

Dir. Vito Scutti / Prod. Greg Kaulfers

Rose, the Luminary, is accompanied by her guardians Lillian and Promethea on a journey into a forest trapped in eternal night. They must make their way to the heart of the forest in order to complete a mission unknown to Rose, but the reality of the situation is a matter of life and death for their people. A presence known as the Whispers pursues the women, trying to stop them from reaching their destination and snuff out their light by any means necessary.

|CONNECT|

(SHORT FILM)

Dir. / Writer: Bobby Huntley

|CONNECT| is a compelling supernatural socio-political drama with sci-fi elements about a young black male named Vincent who is struggling with his ability to communicate with the dead. It's a gift that he doesn't want, and feels pressured to keep under wraps by his politician father, who is more concerned with keeping his political career intact. It is not until an unruly death of yet another black teen in the community that Vincent feels called to use his gift to be of service for a distressed community with no hope. Will he obey his father's orders or help fulfill a grieving mother's last wish?