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Walk For Me

VOICE WITHOUT A SHADOW | 100m

MY NAME IS MARC, AND YOU CAN COUNT ON IT

LOUISIANA SHORT

USA | 2017 | 13 MIN

MALESH (MALEŠ)

US PREMIERE

SERBIA, MONTENEGRO | 2016 | 20 MIN DIR: IVAN BAKRAC

LOUISIANA SHORT

LUCIA, BEFORE AND AFTER USA | 2016 | 13 MIN DIR: ANU VALIA

After traveling 200 miles, a young woman waits out Texas’s state-mandated 24-hour waiting period before her abortion can proceed.

WALK FOR ME

USA | 2016 | 12 MIN

DIR: ELEGANCE BRATTON

Set to make her Femme Queen debut as Hannah, a young woman’s two worlds collide when her mom shows up and discovers her daughter’s secret life.

Community Partner: Maya Taylor Dance

DIR: LUZ OLIVARES CAPELLE

Games, lies, and rituals unfolding in circular fashion for three cousins who find a drowned young woman drifting in the water.

FAREWELL TO FLESH (ADEUS À CARNE) BRAZIL | 2017 | 11 MIN DIR: JULIA ANQUIER

During Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, three girls revel in a drug-fueled street party until something goes awry.

MACHO

USA | 2017 | 14 MIN DIR: FAREN HUMES

The tenuous bond of an effeminate twelve-year-old and his conservative uncle is tested after the killing of a transgender woman in the small, rural town of Sanderson, Florida.

Using audio of an Obama speech, the short explores the origins of his “fired up, ready to go!” chant. -Screening with ACORN and the Firestorm

THE SHADOW

ANIMATED SHORT

USA | 2017 | 3 MIN DIR: ISAAC SWITZER

USA | 2017 | 8 MIN

Four women are torn between an undeniable desire to have a child and the freedom they think they know.

AUSTRIA | 2016 | 30 MIN

FLOODED WITH YOU

ANIMATED SHORT

DIR: DAN FIPPHEN & ELYSE KELLY

Meet Marc Brown, a cult icon behind the bizarre, late-night TV commercials for Norton Furniture. -Screening with The Power of Glove

MON OCT 16 | 4:00PM | THE ADVOCATE

FIRED UP

USA | 2017 | 3 MIN US PREMIERE

DIR: LINDSEY PHILLIPS

SUN OCT 15 | 5:45PM | THE ADVOCATE

FOREST OF ECHOES

Shorts Screening with features

DIR: EVAN KIDD

After the historic August 2016 floods in Baton Rouge, the Davis family now all lives together in one small apartment owned by the family matriarch. -Screening with On Our Watch

A darkness looms. -Screening with Rift

IN A HEARTBEAT

ANIMATED SHORT

USA | 2017 | 4 MIN

DIR: BETH DAVID & ESTEBAN BRAVO

CLOSED TO INTERPRETATION

LOUISIANA SHORT

USA | 2017 | 6 MIN DIR: ZAC MANUEL

A 2016 second line raises haunting questions of race, identity, and whether local communities have the right to self determination. -Screening with Bangaologia

SKULL + BONE

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

USA | 2017 | 6 MIN DIR: VICTORIA RIVERA

The Northside Skull and Bone Gang will scare you straight at dawn on Mardi Gras morning. -Screening with The Thunder Feast

A closeted boy is almost outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase down his crush. -Screening with After Louie

DON’T THINK OF A PINK ELEPHANT

ANIMATED SHORT

UK | 2017 | 7 MIN DIR: SURAYA RAJA

We’ve all imagined dropping the baby or stabbing someone with a fork. Usually we can easily dismiss these thoughts– but what if we couldn’t? -Screening with Fat Tuesday

DEAD HORSES (CAVALLS MORTS)

ANIMATED SHORT

KOJO

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

Community Partner: Pont:Productions

USA | 2016 | 14 MIN

SPAIN | 2016 | 6 MIN

DIR: MICHAEL FEQUIERE

A loveable and precocious jazz prodigy, Kojo tours the world, which serves as both his stage and classroom. -Screening with Horace Tapscott: Musical Griot

COMMODITY CITY

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

DIR: MARC RIBA & ANNA SOLANAS

Caught in a war, a child is forced to flee down a road littered with horse corpses. -Screening with Olancho

FRY DAY

NARRATIVE SHORT

USA | 2017 | 16 MIN

USA | 2017 | 11 MIN DIR: JESSICA KINGDON

DIR: LAURA MOSS

The daily lives of vendors who work in the largest wholesale consumer market in the world: the Yiwu Markets in China. -Screening with Pow Wow

A party on the eve of Ted Bundy’s execution, seen through the eyes of a woman who looks like one of his victims. -Screening with Young & Innocent

OK, CALL ME BACK

TROLL

DOCUMENTARY SHORT

USA | 2016 | 5 MIN

NARRATIVE SHORT

USA | 2017 | 13 MIN

DIR: EMILY ANN HOFFMAN

DIR: ANU VALIA

Craving companionship, a woman leaves a voicemail late at night. -Screening with She’s Allergic to Cats

An unassuming woman visits a teenage boy in the hospital following his failed suicide attempt. -Screening with Wexford Plaza 54

28th New Orleans Film Festival  

2017

28th New Orleans Film Festival  

2017