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Urban Suburban Film Festival 2011 Film Guide Booklet

“It’s all about the film” June 24th – 26th 2011 Crowne Plaza, City Avenue, Philadelphia

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Philadelphia’s Caribbean Partnership

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In association with Eva Lutions Studios' Proudly Presents

On Friday June 24th at the African American Museum at 7:30pm and Saturday June 25th at the Crowne Plaza at 4:40pm 3 urban suburban magazine.com Philadelphia


BIFF DAY on Sunday 26th, 2011 Featuring films from

AT THE END OF THE WORLD Bahamas / 2010 / 5 mins

CRAZY LOVE BAHAMAS / 2010 / 72 mins

When Charlene's husband, Lionel, seems to lose the romantic spark, she seeks ways to revive their flames. When this does not work, tory and a unique tapestry of tales that live on through its inhabi- however, her friends share their view on dating, romance, and the obligations of men to their women. This sets Charlene on a course tants. This short documentary explores its most famous and for disaster. The small island of Bimini in the Bahamas, has attracted explorers and travelers from all over the world, resulting in a rich his-

popular story, of how Nobel Prize winning author Ernest Hemingway captured the hearts and minds of Bimini residents.

GRANDPA'S QUEST Acklins / Crooked Island, Bahamas / 2010 / 6 mins

BENEATH THE BLUE USA / 2010 / 102 mins

Dolphin experts confront the US Navy when its sonar program is suspected of causing the animals' deaths.

In this wonderful family tale, 'grandpa' tells his grandchildren the story of how he was given favour to begin dating their grandmother. It was no easy task!

CONTACT ZONE USA / 2010 / 14 mins

GUS OUTDOORS- LIZARD TOWN Bahamas / 2010 / 30 mins

During an opening reception at a art gallery in New York City, the curator and janitor have a one night stand.

Six year-old naturalist and host Gus Nightingale goes on a quest to the Bahamas archipelago to meet some of the country's many spectacular creatures. Children will be captivated as Gus explores the pristine islands of the Bahamas in search of lizards, iguanas and snakes.

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Dreamcatcher Series Panel Discussion Group @ Crowne Plaza

Check out this dynamic panel on

Saturday, June 25th, 2010 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm At the Crowne Plaza Hotel on City Avenue Dreams into Realities

rocess that transpires a dream into a reality is not a simple one. It takes tenacity, creativity, ambition and overall courage. The Women in Film’s pa

year will be used as a vehicle to achieve the following task; Cultivate the attendees raw talent and potential by enlightenment; Highlight obstacle

h individual may face during their journey; Provide support to ensure a sense of obligation to fellow women and sisters but continue to pave the w for the next generation of talented creative young women.

Terra Renee President of African American Women in Cinema

Crystal Williamson Coaching with Crystal Life Coach

Eva Jane Bunkley 2 Time Emmy Award Winner

Janette Smith Former Host of DIY

Special Guest Lagueria Davis Filmmaker of “1in 3”

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The 2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival is back and we thank you for all your support. “It’s all about the film”. It’s our time again. Time for filmmakers, lovers of good quality films and industry insiders to travel to the City of Philadelphia. The Urban Suburban Film Festival, the month of June and independent films are a perfect way to begin your summer fiesta. It is our goal to provide you with the best various of diverse film independent from filmmaker’s throughout the world.

encourage independent filmmaker, we will continue to produce the festival. Our festival is truly all about the film and the people who make them. What a perfect beginning to summer. So with a 80 plus films in hand we will continue to focus on ensuring that filmmakers regardless of race, creed, color, gender or sexual preference have a venue to display their work collectively not separately, it would not have been possible without the support of willing sponsors. We have been rewarded by our willingness to focus on “City Avenue” and the businesses that line this historically rich residential neighborhoods along City Avenue. Our wonderful existing partners such as Saks 5th Avenue, Crowne Plaza and Employee Benefits Consulting Services Incorporated. Welcome our new partners US Virgin Islands, Cruzan Rum, MoMac Media, Lord & Taylor’s and Mirror Media Solutions. It goes without saying that without a talented team nothing can be done successfully. I want to personally thank our team members because without them we could not have made this event a success. While the festival is all about the film, the festival is about the diversity of the city, the suburbs and the uniqueness of each person. Sincerely, George Clifford Blackmon,

Change and economic factor’s have forced the cancellation of many festivals across the country. Because of your willingness to support our efforts to

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USFF THANKS ALL OF WONDERFUL SPONSORS

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2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 1 in 3 directed by Lagueria Davis World Premiere

Amanda directed by Michael Tanner Cusumano World Premiere

Categories: Narrative Run time: 14 min. | USA www.amandamovie.com Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 hour 50 min. | USA www.1in3movie.com 1 in 3 women have or will be a victim of domestic violence in her lifetime. That’s a staggering statistic. Ophelia Metz is one of those women. When she opts to leave her cycle of violence, with her two children, she finds she has no place else to go, but into shelter. Sydell Thomas, a shelter worker, becomes Ophelia’s Advocate upon her arrival.

AMANDA is the compelling story about a girl named Amanda, a popular and carefree seventeen year old high school student who had it all. A wealthy family, great friends and a handsome boyfriend, Ryan. However, Amanda risked all of that when she decided to drink and drive, and in an instant she lost it all. Amanda's life turns from carefree teenage bliss into her own living nightmare as she tries to come to terms with the tragic results of her own decisions. Family directed Eva Jane Bunkley

David is Dying directed by Stephen Lloyd Jackson World Premiere

Categories: Narrative Run time: 38 min. | USA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNqEDdVk4UI All Hell breaks loose when Seth brings his fiancee, Robin, home for the first time to meet his mother and five sisters. Everyone in this quirky thriller has ulterior motives that will keep you guessing until the very end! http://www.davidisdying.com Categories: Documentary Run time 1 Hour 30 min. | USA

Rebirth of The Hip Hop Nation: The Movement directedby: Phala Herron Nazarine

A young, successful hedge fund manager has just been told that he is HIV positive. He is informed of the possibility that his unborn child could also be infected and so too the child’s mother, his long-term fiancée, Carla.Through an intense therapy session with his psychiatrist, David takes us on a pernicious journey that starts twelve months prior - the women, the sex and the demons. David knows that he will die. He must live with that. However, he must also resolve the ghosts of the past before he can face his end. 'David Is Dying' is a dark, disturbing psychodrama, which illustrates the ugly side of love and tragic passion.

DaCypher directed by: Domenick Cucinotta

Categories: Documentary Run time: 1 Hour 15min. | USA

A collection of interviews in underground clubs and hip-hop concerts with old, new, and true school hip-hoppers illuminating the culture of this music and linking “activism” with the messages in rap. “Rebirth” dares to challenge both the players in the film and music industry as well as the viewDaCypher follows a group of emcees from Temple University in Philadelphia, ers on what hip hop is, was and should be. Appearing in the film: KRS PA who started their own hip-hop cipher. Within this sub culture there are a lot of moral dilemmas with culture and religion which result in tension between the ONE, Brother J Xclan, John Forte, Rev. Al Sharpton, Stic Man (Dead group and the outsiders. DaCypher is a fresh breath to the hip hop scene today Prez), Roekwon & Rza (Wu Tang Clan), Lauryn Hill, Dres (Black Sheep), and will bring you back to the park where it all started. Bun B, McShan, Nappy Roots, Shop Boyz. Categories: Documentary Run time: 23min. | USA

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2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 A Love Supreme directed by Evan Houston

Fields of November directed by Chad Ritchie

Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 hour 8 min. | USA Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA How do you define true love? Do you pursue someone you love no matter what? Or does your happiness lie within the happiness of that loved one, even if you are not with them? “A Love Supreme” is the story of a man confronted with exploring these notions of true love. After twelve years in prison, former high school basketball star Saul returns to his old neighborhood hopeful to meet his daughter, Abigail, for the first time. When Saul learns that the young girl is unaware of his existence, he struggles to decide what role he will now play in her life. In the end, Saul decides that sometimes the most important decisions in life are not about making yourself happy. Nine Minutes and Thirty Seconds directed by Selton Shaw World Premiere Every nine minutes and thirty seconds Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA

One year after the death of her soon-to-be husband, Sarah shapes her life according to a strict routine, not allowing herself any shred of normalcy. Upon abruptly meeting someone from her fiances past, in the midst of one of her daily cycles, Sarah's borderline compulsive habits are skewed, resulting in drastic shifts that lead her down a dark and grief stricken path. Jump directed by Gary Celima World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA Jump takes place in an unidentified city where a recent rise in the number of suicides has the citizens concerned about 'what is going on.' The presence of a stranger in their midst does nothing to alleviate their worries. Is she an angel? The devil? Or a manifestation of their own fears and guilt? The answer: she has been sent to save one young man, but at what cost ? The Day God Walked Away directed by Phille Van Leeuw

The Heritage & Architecture of St. Croix: A CHANT Walking Tour directed by: Cathy SitaRam

Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 hour 40 min. |

Categories: Narrative Run time: 24 min. | USVI Crucian Heritage and Nature Tourism (CHANT) and award winning director, Cathy SitaRam takes viewers on a historical journey through St. Croix's towns of Christiansted and Frederiksted. Historian Wayne James charts a course along the yellow brick sidewalks, stopping at major landmarks to tell their unique story.

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This lushly photographed film opens on an idyll of children, white and black, playing by a forest waterfall. But paradise swiftly turns to hell—more precisely, Rwanda, 1994—as screams signal the arrival of genocide. Jacqueline, a Tutsi mother of two of the children, works for a Belgian family in Kigali. The family flees the machete-bearing Hutu thugs, but they can’t protect Jacqueline—they leave her to hide in the attic while looters strip the house bare. Eventually, Jacqueline ventures out to search for her children and takes refuge in the tall grass near a pond, hiding from the voices that boast of raping and hacking up their victims


2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 Dating While Black directed by Van Elder – Writer/Director/Producer

Dating While Black is a very honest and comedic look at the dating process of through the eyes of several individuals. Two former co-workers, Eric and Alex, have been recently laid off of their jobs and they run into each other on a job interview. While searching for new jobs, they forge a personal relationship that involves Alex, a womanizing ladies’ man, helping the naive and recently dumped Eric understand women better. Along the path are various dating scenarios from different characters that come in and out of the lives of both Alex and Eric who all demonstrate the struggles, strains, and triumphs of Dating While Black. Which Shall It Be? directed by Jonathan Albert Murphy

Five Pounds directed by Michael Peer

Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA After discovering a duffel-bag full of marijuana, Alex, a 20 something year old college student, decides to take advantage of what has fallen into his hands. Alex soon sees how thrilling and easy selling drugs can be but is not aware of the harm he is causing to himself and others, especially to the rightful owner. Unknown to Alex, Ben, the young drug dealer who stashed the bag, is now in a world of trouble as he has to come up with 15 grand to cover for the five pounds he lost. Soon, these two radically different worlds collide and no one is left unscathed A Hollywood Zone directed by Cesar Palacisos World Premiere

Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 hour 40 min. | Brazil Impoverished but loving parents of seven children are offered a way out of their poverty. In return for a house and some land they must choose a child to give away - Which Shall It Be? They embark on an emotional tour of their house to select one of the sleeping offspring.

http://www.moescreenplays.blogspot.com Categories: Documentary Run time 23 min. | USA An aspiring singer life changes when by mistaken identity is thrust into the limelight only to discover everything that glitters is not gold in the Hollywood Zone. Zoo Weather directed by Davron Mananov

Obsolesk directed by: Fernando Toscano

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time 17 min. | USA

Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA In a dystopian future, a man clings to his obsolete belongings only to have his life is torn asunder when he refuses to cooperate with big-brother government.

It is the coldest day of the year. George's mother has left his father. George girlfriend has left George. Old friends are calling him a clappyhead. Let us follow George as he goes through his day through the bitter cold and through the bitterness of society in this dark comedy that is sure to bring all sorts of emotions out of the depths of the past memories forgotten in time and space. When the weather at the Zoo is always the same nippy cold that it always is, you know you are experiencing the common Zoo Weather that we must all endure. The lions will always be inside, away from view.

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2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 Change directed by Bret Roedemeier World Premiere

The Moment of Truth directed by Steven Crowley World Premiere

Categories: Narrative Run time: 10 min. | USA A down-on-his-luck book author finds inspiration from an up-and-coming homeless man, but must first figure out the man's 'currency' before he can use the man's ideas for his next book. Kitchen Table directed by Cara Hagan Categories: Documentary Run time 1 Hour 30 min. | USA Andy Meyers, the subject of the film, has decided he wants to end his life in front of a camera for the world to see; much like his idol Bud Dwyer. His depression and array of ailments from his bout with diabetes have driven him to the edge. Andy recruited his counselor turned filmmaker to document the suicide and also the events of his final days. The hired crew decides, at the last minute, they cannot be part of Andy's suicide but instead try to talk him out of it. The director is left with no crew and a confused Andy. Does the film go on? Does Andy Meyers kill himself in front of the cameras? Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA The Bellman Equation directed by Gabriel Bellman Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA Kitchen Table is a funny little piece about what happens when the men have left the picture and the women are left to their own devices! Two 1950's homemakers share various facets of their friendship and day-today experiences in this comedic, yet poignant short Forever No More directed by Earnest Rhea

Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA

Categories: Narrative Run time: 26 min. | USA A professional squad of female art thieves find themselves caught in the middle of a heist gone bad. Trapped in a fine arts gallery with hostages, while FI & Interpol agents are closing in, long kept secrets start to surface and a bond that was once forever could soon be ‌no more..

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What is the Bellman Equation? This film searches for the mathematician who helped invent the Atom Bomb and invented the field of dynamic programming while being persecuted by McCarthy. A 12 year odyssey by the grandson of Richard Bellman, to solve the many issues surrounding Richard Bellman's life and death. Bellman remained an enigmatic figure to all who knew him, and his stature as one of the great mathematicians in history brings his grandson to some interesting revelations.


2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 The Human Web directed by Benedict Dorsey

Head directed by Chris Falkowski

Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA Clay is just a regular guy with a wife that he loves however buried within him is a dark alter ego that has been surfacing more and more lately. As his wife is able to keep it at bay by feeding him a large bowl of medically prescribed pills she can't help but think that she has completely lost control of him.

Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA

Bar Basics 101 directed by: Timothy Bowe World Premiere Categories: Comedy Run time: 2min. | USA

Struggling to make sense of life and burdened by internal conflicts, he Bar Basics 101 is a comedic short that gives the appearance of a training finds himself slowly drifting into a world of drugs, betrayal, and revenge- a video. It teaches you how to properly kick a drunk man out of your bar. world eagerly introduced to him by his best friend, Wes. Wes manipulates EL OSO directed by Sam Sero and Jarryd Meyer CJ through CJ's girlfriend and his blind faith in their friendship. As CJ begins to lose himself to this alien life, he distances himself from his family members, each of whom also struggles with coming to grips with their own painful realities. LABRANZA OCULTA (The Silent Walls) directed by Gabriela Calvache World Premiere

Categories: Narrative Run time: 7min. | USA A film about the greatest male prostitute of our generation 23rd & Union directed by Rafael Flores World Premiere Categories: Documentary Run time: 23min. | USA '23rd & Union' is an experimental docu-drama that weaves real interviews with fictional characters to investigate the motives behind the ethnicallymotivated 2008 murder of Degene Berecha in the popular Seattle restaurant 'Philadelphia Cheese-Steak'. Categories: Narrative Run time: 23 min. | USA Labranza oculta (The silent walls) is a documentary about those who build history behind walls of silence. The workers restoring the seventeenthcentury Alabado House surprise and charm us by telling their tales, sharing their dreams and aspirations. We accompany their daily routine: molding the bricks and cutting the cane with the methods of seventeenthcentury builders. As witnesses to these personal stories, we travel into the lives of the forgotten. It reminds us that history is built by people, the anonymous mass that sweats and toils.

Inhabitant directed by James Howarth

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 Hour 26min. | USA Mark Jacobs, a schizophrenic, believes a creature controls his will, forcing him to commit unspeakable acts. As his mind spirals out of control, he suspects that his girlfriend, Alena, and his friend, Ray, are lovers. Are they conspiring against him, or is Mark delusional?

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2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 Art for the Living directed by Cara Hagan

Day before Yesterday directed by Patricia Chica

Jan is a visual artist who explores her experiences with grief through her work. Featured in this film is a sculpture made in essence of her husband Dan, who died of cancer four years prior to the making of this film, and the completion of his honorary sculpture. Through her art process, Jan recalls her time with Dan while he was alive, her struggles during his long illness and how her life has been changed after his death. In the end, Jan reveals how art can heal the soul and lift the spirit.

Snow On Tha Bluff directed by: Damon Russell

Categories: Documentary Run time: 12 min. | Canada MySpace.com/DayBeforeYesterdayMovie DAY BEFORE YESTERDAY follows the story of a woman suffering from total memory loss. Found unconscious in the middle of the downtown Montreal strip, she was brought in by police who proceed to interview her. Does she remember who she is and where she came from? Can anyone else remember? We are carried through the story by the woman’s haunting voice-over narration as she describes the utter loneliness she experiences, until a visit from someone who claims to know her sheds unexpected light on the woman – and her past.

World Premiere

Remember O Goddess by Yoon Jung Lee

Categories: Narrative Run time 1 Hour 19 min. | USA

Categories: Narrative Run time 1 Hour 19 min. | USA

Snow On Tha Bluff tells the story of Atlanta robbery boy and crack dealer, Curtis Snow. When Curtis steals a video camera from some college kids in a dope deal, he gives the camera to his best friend, Pancho, and they start documenting their lives.

In the midnight, one man reports a disappearance of himself at a police office. His memory begins at a moment when he is left alone in an apartment.

Mountain Man submitted by Alexandra Santoro

Teddybear directed by: Marcus Liberski A young couple is struggling with the consequences of having a baby. While the father is constantly tending to his own needs the mother tries to hold the little family together. This results in traumatic events with the baby as the center point and victim of the parents reckless behavior.

Ignore Me directed by Jill Schaeffer World Premiere Categories: Student Documentary Run time: 6 min. | USA The story of how a couple cartoon rabbits and a bucket of glue helped a young artist find his voice. Categories: Narrative Run time 14 min. | USA There are countless organizations and activist groups in Orange County that aim to protect our environment. Naturalist for You headed by Joel Robinson takes a unique approach that focuses on personal inspiration over political activism. He believes that connecting individuals to nature first hand is much more powerful than signing petitions and lobbying congress. Driven by breathtaking scenery of Orange County's 'unknown' canyons and waterfalls, 'Mountain Man' will take the audience on a journey through the natural beauty in their own backyard.

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5 Afternoons Directed by Natasha Ngaiza Categories: Narrative Run time: 12 min. | USA What happens when an aging militant and a lonely business major meet once a week for tea? Tia Washington is a hard-working college student getting ready to graduate at the top of her class. On the outside she seems to have everything under control, but when she is forced to assist Juanita Norris, a crass, older woman from a rough neighborhood she is confronted with her biggest challenge yet.


2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 Contact Zone directed by Gustavius Smith

Where Hope Works Ted Alcorn

Categories: Documentary Run time 15 min. | USA

Categories: Narrative Run time: 14 Minutes | Bahamas During an opening reception at a art gallery in New York City, the curator and janitor have a one night stand. Coming Home director by Aksel Stasny

The Rescue Mission of Trenton is the agency in the city of Trenton that serves the homeless, the hungry and the addicted. But listen to a few stories, and you realize what they actually do runs much deeper. Truck Farm directed by Ian Cheney Categories: Documentary Run time 37 min. | USA TRUCK FARM is a whimsical, musical documentary about the wild world of urban agriculture, as told through the journeys of a 1986 Dodge pickup that has been transformed into a mobile garden. Using green roof technology, heirloom seeds, and Granddad's old pickup, Ian Cheney used the only land he had to grow vegetables in America's biggest city. From its home in Brooklyn, the Truck Farm heads out across the city to see New York's quirkiest urban farms, taking viewers on rooftops, barges, old ball fields and into Manhattan art studios to explore why city people are getting back to the land. Eatala: A Life in Klezmer directed by Debora Kodish

Categories: Narrative Run time: 12 Minutes http://cominghome-shortfilm.com/ After leaving the nursing home, Demeter finds his way to his former house. Natalie is told of the all too familiar situation and returns home to find her father. She tries to convince him to return to the nursing home only to find that his escape was a ploy for her company. ANGEL OF MARS directed by Nicolas Dumesnil

Categories: Documentary Run time: 37min. | USA World Premiere 'Eatala' is a loving portrait of Elaine Hoffman Watts, a renowned klezmer percussionist. The film shows how Elaine (her Yiddish name is 'Eatala'), a feisty and determined musician, has broken barriers - as a musician, a working mother, and in her persistent devotion to her family's klezmer music. Drawing on performance footage, family movies, historic photographs, and interviews, Eatala traces a klezmer tradition sustained over four generations in a single family - with a good dose of humor and joy. Eatala features performances by Elaine Hoffman Watts, Susan Lankin Watts and an all-star klezmer band with Josh Dolgin, Jay Krush, Rachel Lemisch, Hankus Netsky, Henry Sapoznik, and Carmen Staaf. A Week in the Life of a Humanitarian Assistance Organization directed by Symon Lord

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Angel-of-Mars/190182774354757 Categories: Documentary Run time 29 min. | USA The streets shake for a moment. Something has hit the ground... An immense wave emanates from the impact, shattering every musical instrument it comes across. Instantly, a golden tint drapes New York City as an otherworldly day has dawned... That morning, Philippe Mars ran to his store‌ Red Handed directed by John Thornton II Categories: Narrative Run time 11 min. | USA When Lu, an average, hardworking, law abiding citizen hooks up with Brent, a man working at Citizens Bank, she believes her days of living with the bare necessities have come to an end. But when she discovers that he is happily married, and that he's actually trying to rip her off, she decides to get even.

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time 29 min. | USA 'A Week in the life of a Humanitarian Assistance Organization' seeks to show how a humanitarian and or/ developmental assistance organization operates. Individual agencies of the UN and international charities provide both humanitarian assistance in the aftermath of wars and natural disasters and developmental assistance to help relatively poor countries to help build their economies, civil society and systems of Government.

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2011 Urban Suburban Film Festival—Philadelphia PA June 24th-26th 2011 Whatever Happened To Us directed by Michael Melvin World Premiere

I’m Afraid I am Hitler directed by Nicolas Dumesnil

Categories: Narrative Run time: 39 min. | USA http://www.whateverhappened2us.com A cinematic soundtrack a tale of falling in love, being married and facing the challenges of divorce. Whatever Happened to Us a couple's experience in the early years of marriage when the husband is preoccupied with the issues of the world it begins to take a toll on their relationship. The story is woven together and told through original music. A Love Supreme directed by Evan Houston

Categories: Narrative Run time: 20min. | USA http://www.facebook.com/imafraidmovie "I'm Afraid I am Hitler" is a psychological drama that portrays the frightful journey of a lonely man, believing himself to be the most brutal leader history has ever seen, and his longing for redemption After You Left directed by Jef Taylor

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time: 8min. | USA Recently released from prison, former high school basketball star Saul is hopeful to meet his daughter, Abigail, for the first time. When he learns that she is unaware of his existence, he struggles to decide what role he will now play in her life.

Categories: Narrative Run time: 20min. | USA

Close directed by Tahir Jetter

http://www.afteryouleftfilm.com

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time: 8min. | USA

A man in his mid-thirties searches for meaning in the aftermath of a relationship. An improvised drama created in the shadow of the events on which it is based, 'After You Left' is a realistic and intimate exploration of love and loss, as well as a personal reflection of the moment in which it was made.

One night after a casual 'visit,' Angela is all but ready to leave Derek's apartment. Derek, however, is determined not to let her go without a fight. A drama about a common moment in a relationship, 'Close' explores the intense frustration that comes when the person you desire does not see things your way.

The Coochi Wars director Angelique Marshall.

EXTINCIÓN II.- La cuadratura de los círculos

World Premiere Categories: Narrative Run time: 1 Hour 15min. | USA A tale about relationships. Categories: Narrative Run time: 10 min. | Spain Life is too brief to be wasted in quarreling

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Urban Suburban Film Festival - Friday, June 24th, 2011 Crowne Plaza Hotel - City Avenue – 11am to 6pm Time

Theatre One

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Theatre Two

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Theatre Three

11:00am - 11:15am

Which Shall It Be

11:00am – 12:45pm

Safe House

11:00am - 12:20pm

The Moment of Truth

11:20am – 11:30am

3 Miles in 19 Minutes

12:50pm – 1:15pm

5 Afternoons

12:30pm – 12:55pm

Angel of Mars

11:30am – 11:45am

What you need

2:00pm – 2:30pm

New Media Tech High School Our Basketball Memories

1:00pm – 1:10pm

Bar Basics 101

1:15pm – 1:30pm

Where Hope Works

1:30pm – 2:10pm

Eatala: A Life in Klezmer

2:15pm- 2:30pm

Teddy Bear

2:30pm – 3:15pm

Truck Farm

3:20pm -3:30pm

Red Handed

11:50am – 12:00pm

Zoo Weather 2:30pm – 3:00pm

12:05pm -12:30pm

Remember O Goddess

12:30pm – 12:45pm

Amanda

12:50pm – 1:15pm

After You Left

1:20pm – 1:40pm

Mountain Man

Creative &Performing Arts Student Film Showcase Begins @ 3pm Featuring

No Education 3:00pm – 3:30pm Serviette 1:45pm – 2:15pm

Labranza Oculta

2:20- 3:25pm

Fields of November

3:30pm – 3:45pm

Kitchen Table

Samoa’s

3:30pm –3:45pm

Break

3:45pm-4:00pm

Break

FLATLINE

3:45pm – 4:00pm

A Hollywood Zone

4:00pm – 4:15pm

Change

4:15pm -6:00pm

The Day God Walked Away

5:45pm – 6:00pm

Ignore Me

Chloe Pooscial The Musical

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Pain Brains

4:20pm - 4:30pm

Night of the Vamps

Head

The Window

4:30pm – 6:00pm

1 in 3

4:30pm – 6:00pm

Reality TV/ Satellite Truck/ Workshop

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Urban Suburban Film Festival - Saturday, June 25th, 2011 Crowne Plaza Hotel— City Avenue 11am to 6pm Time

Theatre One

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Theatre Two

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Theatre Three

11:00am –11:15pm

Obsoleke

11:00am – 11:30pm

Workshop

11:00am –12:15pm

Rebirth of the Hip Hop Nation

11:20pm –11:40pm

A Love Supreme

Take Too Long 12:20pm – 12:40pm 11:30pm – 1:30pm

11:45am –12:10pm

Jump

12:15pm – 1:00pm

Whatever Happened To Us

1:05pm – 1:25pm

Nine Min. and Thirty Seconds

1:30pm – 2:50pm

Skew 1:30pm – 3:00pm

2:55pm – 3:15pm

OPEN 12:45pm – 1:00pm

Close

1:05pm – 1:35pm

City of Angels

1:45pm – -3:15pm

Inhabitant

3:20pm –5:05pm

The Human Web

Dreamcatchers

DaCypher

3:20pm – 3:30pm

Spare Change

3:35pm – 4:00pm

Forever No More

3:00pm – 4:00pm

OPEN

5:10pm – 5:30pm Bunny Bashing

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Family 4:00pm - 6:00pm

4:40pm 5:00pm

USFF Premiere Is She Crazy

5:05pm - 6:00pm

Dating While Black

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Music Video Workshop 5:35pm - 6:00pm

I’m Afraid I’m Hitler


Urban Suburban Film Festival - Sunday, June 26th, 2011 Crowne Plaza Hotel - City Avenue 11am to 6pm Time

Theatre One

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Theatre Two

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Theatre Three

11:00am –12:15 pm

Five Pounds

11:00am – 11:30pm

Workshop

11:00am – 12:15pm

Un-Human

12:00pm – 12:30pm

12:15pm – 12:30pm

Open Your Eyes

12:30pm – 1:00pm

12:30pm – 1:00pm

Gus Outdoors

1:00pm – 1:30pm

1:00pm – 1:30pm

Lionfish Invasion

1:30pm – 2:00pm

Break

2:00pm – 2:15pm

Smoke Signals

2:15pm -2:30pm

The Sperrit

2:30pm – 2:45pm

Kindly Ones

2:45pm – 3:00pm

At The End of the World

3:00pm – 3:15pm

Amigo

3:25pm - 4:00pm

Contact Zone

4:05pm - 4:15pm

Tribute

4:15pm – 4:30pm

Redial Sunshine

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Beneath the Blue

11:30pm – 12:00pm 12:30pm 1:45pm

1:50pm –2:00pm

The Bellman Equation

El Oso

Closed

1:30pm – 2:00pm 2:15pm – 3:30pm

Coochi Wars 2:00pm – 2:30pm

3:30pm – 4:00pm

4:00pm –5:15pm

Visual Effects Workshop

Visual Effects Workshop

23rd and Union

Snow On Tha Bluff

5:20pm – 5:45pm

Alana

5:45pm – 6:00pm

Day Before Yesterday

2:30pm –6:00pm

Closed

18 urban suburban magazine.com Philadelphia


19 urban suburban magazine.com Philadelphia

Urban Suburban Film Festival Film Guide 2011  

The Urban Suburban Film Festival Film Guide was created to showcase and highlight the films of young emperging filmmaker's.

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