SCREENING SCHEDULE FOR CIFF 2010
 

Wednesday May 12

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Welcome

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 1

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DOCUMENTARY

Beginning with his great, great grandparents, Oaxacan artist, Alejandro  Santiago’s family were all born and lived in the Zapotec village of  Teococuilco.

But it is no longer the prosperous home of his childhood.  Today, Teococuilco is a village of grandparents and children.
 

 

TWENTY FIVE HUNDRED AND ONE

dir: Patricia Van Ryker

Time: 17:00 (47 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

DOCUMENTARY

An ambitious filmmaker travels to France to capture a singer's rise to fame, but dirty secrets and the dark allure of show business lead her to a destination that no one could have foreseen

 

 

DIRTY STEP UPSTAGE

dir: Amber Moelter

Time: 18:00 (84 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

PIECE OF PAPER  (18 min)

by Cesar Raphael (reserve)

PLAYGROUND  (12 min)
by Avril Evans  (reserve)

OFFICIAL SELECTION  (11 min)
by Vince Masciale  (reserve)

ENIGMA  (40 min)
by the Shumway Brothers (reserve)

BEWARE THE BEAR  (20 min)
by Victoria Vellopoulou (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 1
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

COMEDY: 

Two down and out friends hatch a wild get-rich-quick scheme that involves
one of them being bitten by a rat in a major supermarket with the hopes of winning  a huge settlement.
 

 

THE RAT THING

dir: Kevin Keresey

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:15 (99 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

PIECE OF PAPER  (18 min)
by Cesar Raphael (reserve)

PLAYGROUND  (12 min)
by Avril Evans  (reserve)

OFFICIAL SELECTION  (11 min)
by Vince Masciale  (reserve)

ENIGMA  (40 min)
by the Shumway Brothers (reserve)

BEWARE THE BEAR  (20 min)
by Victoria Vellopoulou (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 2
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

COMDEDY:

Upon getting laid off from their  corporate desk jobs, two men use their severance packages to fund one final summer vacation.
 

 

LAID OFF

dir: John Launchi

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (96 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Thursday May 13

Filmmaker Meet and Greet

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 2

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DRAMA

'As if you could kill time without
injuring eternity' - Henry David
Thoreau

In the outskirts of an industrial city during a night in a hotel, twelve very different people in six rooms share hilarious, intimate and unforgettable moments.

 

 

FOUR ROSES

dir: Kris De Meester
 

Film to be followed by Q&A with filmmakers.

Time: 17:00 (80 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

DOCUMENTARY

The film chronicles seven homeless people living on the streets of Hollywood, California struggling with
the deceptive lure of the entertainment capital of the world. Once homeless,
the subjects succumb to a degrading lifestyle of addictions, low self steam and prostitution.

 

 

CURB CREATURES

dir: Carlos Manuel Aguilar

Time: 18:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

BREAKING NEWS BREAKING DOWN  (36 min)
by Mike Walter (reserve)

SEED  (15 min)
by Ben Richardson & Daniel Bird (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 2
 

Time: 18:30

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

COMEDY: 

A 20-something slacker girl meets a charming rebel at her best friend's funeral and teams up with him to
commit a series of cons.

 

 

PRIME OF YOUR LIFE

dir: Kelly King

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:15 (91 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

THRILLER:

Returned soldier Ben Cross will stop at nothing to find his missing sister. Backpacker Nina Attica will risk her holiday, and her life, to help him. Together they journey down the lonely back roads and into the sinister world
of Vincent Malek, a serial killer with one thing on his mind.

 

 

THE BACKPACKER

dir: Dion Boland

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 20:00 (91 min)

Location:  Gray d'Albion, Screening room 1

 

HORROR:

What happens when good buds go bad... Three couples spend the night
in a remote cabin in the woods and, lo and behold, bad things happen. So prepare yourself for a little sex, a little gore, and some good and bad times with some good and bad buds. It’s
“Evil Dead meets The Big Chill for a Kevin Smith generation.”

 

 

TRIPPIN'

dir: Devi Snively

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (88 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Friday May 14

Indie Film Financing Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 3

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

SCI - FI:

Meet detective Sean Nault, a cop on a parallel Earth whose technology is powered exclusively by magic. Sean investigates a baffling series of
murders committed by a means he’s never seen before: the power of
science.
 

 

PARADOX

dir: Brenton Spencer
Time: 11:30 (90 min)

Location:  Palais de Festival, Screening room J

 

DOCUMENTARY

Cinematic reclamation of sexual abuse between father and son.

 

 

POSTCARD TO DADDY

dir: Michael Stock

Time: 17:00 (80 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

COMEDY

Adam, a romantically challenged filmmaker, learns that true love is far more complicated than it's portrayed in the movies when he tries to relive the most romantic night of his life on film.

 

 

MY MOVIE GIRL

dir: Adam Bronstein

Time: 18:00 (83 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

DOCUMENTARY: 

To find the right piano for world-class musicians, with the necessary
qualities, compatible with the vision of the virtuoso, to tune it to perfection and finally to get it on the stage, needs nerves of steel, boundless passion,
and the extraordinary competence in translating words into sounds
 

 

PIANOMANIA

dir: Lilian Franck

Time: 19:30 (93 min)

Location:  Rivera, Screening rm 2

 

COMEDY: 

Rock Mock Doc
 

 

STONEKING

dir: Richard Daily

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 20:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

SHORT DRAMA:

xxx
 

 

ABRACADABRA

dir: Julie Pacino

Time: 20:30 (11 min)

Location:  Palias des Festivals, Screening room K
(reserve)

 

FANTASY:

Micro-budget prequel to the Lord of
the Rings.  Tells the story of the birth
of Aragon and his father Arathorm,
 

 

BORN OF HOPE

dir: Kate Madison

Time: 20:30 (76 min)

Location:  Palias des Festivals, Screening room K
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Saturday May 15

Low-budget Screenwriting Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 4

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

Vancouver's Gay Pride parade director travels to places where Pride is steeped in protest to experience the powerful oppression that still exists, and discovers Pride is more than a parade, it's a giant step on the road to global human rights.
 

 

BEYOND GAY

dir: Bob Christie

Time: 17:00 (85 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

ALEX AND THE GHOSTS 
by Eric Warin (reserve)

NOESIS  (6 min)
by Sophie Klevenow
(reserve)

BREAK  (40 min)
by K. Oncale and S. Washburn
(reserve)

SNIPER  (6 min)
by Alain Rimbert  (reserve)

PUMZI  (20 min)
by Wanuri Kahiu  (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 3
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

DRAMA: 

M is the highest paid professional of
the many girls at Scarlet’s and, even
on her birthday, it’s business as usual. M’s trade is sex, but sex doesn’t sell
the way it used to; what client’s are searching for, paying for… is love. M’s one wish on her 25th birthday is for
time to reflect, to reclaim her life, to make other plans beyond the walls of her room, but the workplace conflicts
of her colleagues, and the emotional demands of her clients can’t be escaped. .
 

 

BIRTHDAY

dir: James Harkness

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (105 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

COMDEDY:

Rodger Keaton, soccialy inept,
clinically frigid, computer nerd, single white male. With such an exceptional study in social limitations, Patricia Bartlett - Award winning hard-nosed journalist has found her subject.  Hollywood makeover Guru Brad Holloway must prove that his Ultimate Makeover Services are the 'Real Deal'.
 

 

THE MAKEOVER

dir: Colm O'murchu

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (96 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Sunday May 16

Moving from Shorts to Features Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 5

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DRAMA/THRILLER:

Erica uses her sexuality as a weapon against men by sleeping with as many people as possible until one comes back for his revenge.
 

 

RED WHITE & BLUE

dir: Simon Rumley

Time: 16:00 (103 min)

Location:  Gray d'Albion, Screening rm 1

INT MUSIC VIDEOS
 

 

Time: 17:00 (30 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

BORG El HAMAM (27min)

by Sherif Milad  (reserve)

FINGERS  (24 min)
by Danny Mooney  (reserve)

UNRESERVED  (14 min)
by Tracy Rector  (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 4
 

Time: 17:30

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

DOCUMENTARY: 

To find the right piano for world-class musicians, with the necessary
qualities, compatible with the vision of the virtuoso, to tune it to perfection and finally to get it on the stage, needs nerves of steel, boundless passion,
and the extraordinary competence in translating words into sounds
 

 

PIANOMANIA

dir: Lilian Franck

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (93 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

FAST ONE (4min)
by Victor Medtex  (reserve)

X-MAN  (5 min)
by Malcolm Rector  (reserve)

 

SHORTS BLOCK 5
 

Time: 20:30

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

SCI - FI:

Meet detective Sean Nault, a cop on a parallel Earth whose technology is powered exclusively by magic. Sean investigates a baffling series of
murders committed by a means he’s never seen before: the power of
science.
 

 

PARADOX

dir: Brenton Spencer

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 21:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Monday May 17

Low-budget Shooting Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 6

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

HORROR

Six childhood friends hold a reunion
and spend the night camping beside a lake in the village where they grew up. But as darkness falls, a gang of testosterone fueled skinheads arrive, and what began as a nostalgic summer getaway slowly turns into an
apocalyptic nightmare and to make matters worse, terrifying creatures are lurking in the woods.
 

 

LANGE NACHT

dir: Till Kleinert

Film to be followed by Q&A with filmmakers.

Time: 17:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

LIMINAL (14 min)
by Stephen Keep Mills  (reserve)

THE STOOP  (18 min)
by Susan E. Wilson   (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 6
 

Time: 18:30

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

DRAMA: 

Gafla’, a slang for the Hindi word ‘ghapla’, means ‘scam’ and is inspired by the much publicized scams in the Indian stock markets & financial markets, which have come to be the el dorado of middle class. The film tries to examine the issues of ethics and morality in this Machiavellian world defined by winners and losers rather than good & bad.

 

 

GAFLA (ENG TITLE: ‘SCAM’)

dir: Sameer Hanchate

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (127 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

ADVENTURE:

An outwardly wealthy businessman
and a professional wrestler who's
fallen on hard times find their fates colliding in an alternate universe New York City where an ancient conspiracy could prove the path to redemption.

 

 

CRIMSON MASK

dir: Elias Plagianos

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 20:30 (85 min)

Location:  Palais de Festival, Screening room I

 

SCI - FI:

Meet detective Sean Nault, a cop on a parallel Earth whose technology is powered exclusively by magic. Sean investigates a baffling series of
murders committed by a means he’s never seen before: the power of
science.
 

 

PARADOX

dir: Brenton Spencer

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 20:00 (90 min)

Location:  Gray d'Albion, Screening room 4

 

COMDEDY:

Melinda is a 16-year-old born again Christian who visits her cousin Elliot
and his mother in Paris for the
Christmas holiday and finds herself
in a web of Parisian sexual intrigue
that forms around her.
 

 

THE VISIT

dir: Richard Daily

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Tuesday May 18

DRAMA/THRILLER:

Erica uses her sexuality as a weapon against men by sleeping with as many people as possible until one comes back for his revenge.
 

 

RED WHITE & BLUE

dir: Simon Rumley

Time: 16:00 (103 min)

Location:  Palais des Festivals, Screening rm K

Low-Budget Post-Production Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 7

Time: 15:30
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DOCUMENTARY

The film uncovers the unbelievable plight of people around the world displaced by climatically induced environmental disasters.
 

 

CLIMATE REFUGEES

dir: Michael Nash

Time: 16:30 (87 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

FATHERS DAY  (21 min)

by Brian Rolling (reserve)

TIME TRAVEL BOYFRIENDS  (10 min)
by Josephine Halbert  (reserve)

LAMBS  (13 min)
by Stephen Huff  (reserve)

RED LETTER  (30 min)
by Edilberto Antonio Restino  (reserve)

 

SHORTS BLOCK 7
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

DRAMA: 

After a tragic accident John begins an obsessive crusade to bring his comatose sister back to the waking world. In his sleep he walks the afterlife where she is trapped and soon John finds himself playing a game for her soul, a game that can’t be won, against the only opponent who can never be beaten, Death.

 

 

LOVELORN

dir: Becky Preston

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:15 (85 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

DRAMA/COMEDY:

Dark satire of the Manhattan entertainment industry in which a
gifted actor (Charlie Barker) begins
his fall from grace as he encounters a chameleon-like social climber.
 

 

SEDUCING CHARLIE BARKER

dir: Amy Glazer

Time: 21:00 (96 min)

Location:  Lerins, Screening rm 2

THRILLER:

Returned soldier Ben Cross will stop
at nothing to find his missing sister. Backpacker Nina Attica will risk her holiday, and her life, to help him. Together they journey down the lonely back roads and into the sinister world
of Vincent Malek, a serial killer with one thing on his mind.

 

 

THE BACKPACKER

dir: Dion Boland

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (91 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Wednesday May 19

WORKING WITH SALES AGENTS PANEL

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 8

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DRAMA/COMEDY:

Dark satire of the Manhattan entertainment industry in which a
gifted actor (Charlie Barker) begins
his fall from grace as he encounters a chameleon-like social climber.
 

 

SEDUCING CHARLIE BARKER

dir: Amy Glazer

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 17:00 (96 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

SOUVENIRS  (20 min)

by Andy Pearson  (reserve)

SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT  (5 min)
by Thomas Simon  (reserve)

MR OKRA  (12 min)
by T.G. Herrington   (reserve)

THE PRICE TO PAY  (5 min)
by Paul Gayard   (reserve)

 

SATAY SATAY  (5 min)
by Sen Wong   (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 8
 

Time: 18:30

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2

DOCUMENTARY: 

A real-life journey of an archaeologist entering into an archaeological/antique puzzle in quest of an ancient Egyptian royal tomb - the story of a century long search for an important royal tomb whose location is defined by an ancient manuscript
 

 

THE TOMB ROBBERY
PAPYRUS

dir: A C Lily T. Rampenthal

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (99 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

DRAMA/THRILLER:

Erica uses her sexuality as a weapon against men by sleeping with as many people as possible until one comes back for his revenge.
 

 

RED WHITE & BLUE

dir: Simon Rumley

Time: 21:00 (103 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Thursday May 20

Working with Actors Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 9

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITON  (36 min)
by Natasha Turovsky  (reserve)

ASHES OF SUMMER  (25 min)
by Agis Paikos  (reserve)

 

Shorts Block 8

Time: 17:00 (60 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

KILL YOUR TV  (13 min)
by Neil Blakemore  (reserve)
 

TAKE MY WIFE  (20 min)
by Brett Carlson   (reserve)

THE GROWTH  (8 min)
by Frank Ippolito  (reserve)

THE DON OF VIRGIL JR HIGH  (20 min)
by Deon Hayman  (reserve)

TEST  (5 min)
by Robert Powers  (reserve)

 

SHORTS BLOCK 9
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

COMEDY: 

A tale of growing up as a Catholic
school girl in Las Vegas with a cast of eclectic characters including God, Jesus, Elvis, a voyeuristic nun, a lecherous octogenarian amputee, mobsters, and showgirls.
 

 

TALES FROM THE CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ELVIS

dir: Mercy Malick

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (86 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

SHORT FILM:

 

 

NOW OR NEVER

dir: Angie Hill

Time: 20:30 (24 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

ADVENTURE:

An outwardly wealthy businessman
and a professional wrestler who's
fallen on hard times find their fates colliding in an alternate universe New York City where an ancient conspiracy could prove the path to redemption.

 

 

CRIMSON MASK

dir: Elias Plagianos

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (85 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Friday May 21

Planning a Second Feature Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 10

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DRAMA

Scottie Ballantyne, a rock and roll singer, inherits a run-down bar in the salt marshes of South Carolina. In order to make 'Kokonuts' a success, she and her brother must battle against raging motorcycle clubs, gun toting gang bangers, a devilish loan shark and a deadly neighbor hell bent on sabotaging their efforts.

 

 

ANGEL CAMOUFLAGED

dir: R. Michael Givens

Time: 17:00 (117 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 2
(reserve)

 

DOCUMENTARY

film about the victims of Agent Orange 30 years after the Viet Nam War. The goal of this documentary film is to
make the viewers aware of the impact
of dioxin on the environment and the people.
 

 

AGENT ORANGE: 30 YEARS LATER

dir: John Trinh

Film to be followed by Q&A with filmmakers.

Time: 17:00 (56 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

MILDRED RICHARDS  (19 min)

by Marc Kess  (reserve)

HAPPY FACE  (14 min)
by Franklin P. Laviola  (reserve)

THE SCRAPER BIKE KING  (13 min)
by Rafael Flores   (reserve)

MAGNUM FARCE  (10 min)
by Ken Mora   (reserve)

 

SHORTS BLOCK 10
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

HORROR: 

When Eva sees her sister murdered in
a dream, she tries to warn her. But it's not enough and her sister Tereza is brutally murdered. Wracked by guilt, Eva has visions of Tereza, visions
which become more intense until
another presence is felt, the Dark Spirit.

 

 

DARK SPIRITS

dir: Huck Keppler

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (99 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

SHORT FILM:

 

 

A PENA DO PANA

dir:  Lucia Grillo

Time: 20:45 (21min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

DRAMA/ COMDEDY:

The Devil dallies with a woman whose husband is no longer interested and puts the husband through, well, hell.
 

 

EMMA BLUE

dir: Robert Maclean

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:15  (84 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

Saturday May 22

Filmmakers and Festivals Panel

 

 

Filmmakers Conference 1

Time: 16:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

 

DOCUMENTARY

One midwife's journey from Bali to the Tsunami disaster discovering how birth is critical in the development of our human capacity to love. Guerrilla Midwife is the story and purpose of Ibu Robin Lim, 2006 recipient of the Alexander Langer Euromediteranea Award for Peace.
 

 

GEURILLA MIDWIFE

dir: Deja Bernhardt
Time: 15:30 (67 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

DOCUMENTARY

The assassination of a Cambodian labor leader leads into a mystery set against the backdrop of the international garment trade. All is not as it seems ... Did two innocent men pay the price for our cheap clothes?
 

 

WHO KILLED CHEA VICHEA

dir: Bradley Cox
Time: 17:00 (60 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

NOURISHING THE KIDS OF KATRINA  (40 min)
by Robert Lee  (reserve)
 

BROKE  (12 min)
by Jillian Acreman  (reserve)

STAUBKASKADE (5 min)
by Stefan Pautze   (reserve)

POLE TO POLE  (10 min)
by Pete Regan   (reserve)

 

 

SHORTS BLOCK 1
 

Time: 18:00

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1

DOCUMENTARY: 

From Purity Balls to Silver Rings, Abstinence is the prominent method of Sex Education in America, but is it
really educating teens to make the
right choices?
 

 

DADDY I DO

dir: Cassie Jaye

Film to be followed by Q&A with Filmmakers.

Time: 19:00 (90 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

THRILLER:

A dark fairytale set one evening in a 1930's London theatre where all is
not as it seems..
 

 

BURLESQUE FAIRYTALES

dir: Susan Luciani

Film to be followed by Q&A with director.

Time: 21:00 (80 min)

Location:  CIFF Villa, Screening rm 1
(reserve)

 

Cannes Independent Film
Festival Socializing and
Networking Event

 

 

Time: 23:00
Location:  CIFF Villa, Poolside
(reserve)

 

 

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