• Sunday Films

    SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21

     

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    12:00PM

    Streamside Yoga Studio

    Local Filmmaker Showcase: Start Your Engines!

     

    Race of Gentlemen

    6 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Mark Foster

    The bikes, cars, beach, culture, fashion and images of The Greatest Race on Earth.

     

    Ground Support

    26 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Mark Foster

    Pilot episode for a community-positive road trip film project featuring real people making a difference in their communities throughout the USA and all over the world.

     

    Building the B1

    11 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Mark Foster

    A process video following the journey of the Bollinger team for 16 months designing and building the very first fully electric sport utility truck prototype.

     

    4-Cylinder 400

    23 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Harlo Bray, John B. Finn, Garret Savage

    An inside look at an out-of-control backyard NASCAR-style race in rural upstate New York.

    4-Cylinder 400 Filmmaker Q&A

     

     

    1:00PM

    Wayside Cider

    Thrilling and Chilling SHORTS

     

    Little Ghost Girl

    4 minutes

    Experimental

    USA

    Directed By: Adriane Little

    Inspired by Karen McCadden’s poem 'Little Ghost Girl' as read by McCadden, the film translates the brief and lyrical exchanges between loss and that which haunts us.

     

    Scarecrow

    9 minutes

    Dark Comedy

    United Kingdom

    Directed by Lee Charlish

    A bickering couple, Thomas and Natalie, are stranded on a deserted, country lane, in a car that has run out of fuel. Lost and disorientated, they happen upon a creepy looking scarecrow.

     

    A Season To Come

    10 minutes

    Science Fiction

    USA

    Directed by Christopher A. Hoffman

    Franklin Messer, a clinical hypnotist, struggles with a life-changing event and its future ramifications. Inspired by H.G. Well's "Things To Come.”

     

    Monsieur James

    18 minutes

    Thriller

    France

    Directed by Colin Van der Straeten

    A hitman on the wane who refused to honor a contract, is forced to go into exile in the countryside.

     

    The Girl

    7 minutes

    Thriller

    USA

    Directed By: Austin Rappold

    A man who seems to have found a dead girl along the side of the road. With a troubled past he must figure out what to do with her.

     

    An Exquisite Task

    5 minutes

    Animation

    USA

    Directed by Beck Underwood

    A vintage doll, a mysterious barn spirit and some mischievous farm critters come together in this stop motion short about motherhood, creativity and letting go.

     

    Slapface

    8 minutes

    Thriller / Horror

    USA

    Directed by Jeremiah Kipp

    A boy deals with the loss of his mother by creating a relationship with a dangerous monster.

     

    Zombied

    15 minutes

    Comedy / Horror

    USA

    Directed By: Matthew Van Vorst

    A normal night shift at Priced Less Supermarket--restocking, fighting social injustice, and transitioning into a zombie.

     

    The Girl, An Exquisite Task, Slapface & Zombied Filmmakers Q&A

     

     

    2:00PM

    The Andes Hotel

    DOUBLE FEATURE: A Soldier’s Dream & Pieced Together

     

    A Soldier's Dream: The Milt Feldman Story

    50 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed By: Eduardo Montes-Bradley

    An intimate portrait of POW captured at The Battle of The Bulge who stood proud as an American Jew in the face of his Nazi captors.

     

    Pieced Together

    52 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Julianne Donofrio

    How quilt square trails changed the American landscape and saved Donna Sue Groves’s life after job loss and breast cancer.

    Pieced Together Filmmaker Q&A

     

     

    2:30 PM

    Streamside Yoga Studio

    SHORTS: Local Interest Documentaries

     

    Save the Hemlocks!

    6 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Kate Hagerman

    Informative short film on the Hemlock Wooly Adelgid and how volunteers can help save the old growth hemlock trees in the Catskills.

     

    There's a Long Long Trail: A Short, Short Story

    12 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Samantha Misa

    The story of widower Robert T. Cooper and his quest for heroism in the Great War.

     

    The Coulter Code

    49 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed by Samantha Misa

    A documentary of a secret coded diary from 1868 and how the code was broken.

     

    The Town That Shot The Sheriff (trailer)

    8 Minutes

    Documentary trailer

    USA

    Directed by Victoria Kupchinetsky
    Presentation of a work-in-progress feature documentary about a 19 century flamboyantly theatrical farmer uprising in the Catskills that inspired modern citizen activists to fight a corporate giant off their land.

     

    There's a Long Long Trail: A Short, Short Story, The Coulter Code and The Town That Shot The Sheriff Filmmakers Q&A

     

     

    3:00PM

    Wayside Cider

    Genre SHORTS

     

    Western Sol

    14 minutes

    Western

    USA

    Directed By: Benjamin Strickland

    Darkness and light collide when a meek rancher, being bullied by outlaws, uses the cover of a solar eclipse to regain his freedom.

     

    Charlieville

    16 minutes

    Fantasy

    USA

    Directed By: Jonathan Durham

    A selfish act sends an artist's perfect little world into a tailspin.

     

    the Watch

    20 minutes

    Science Fiction

    France

    Directed By: Paul Prache

    In a close future, the planet is at war and many want to flee except Anouar the Old, who wants to save Knowledge.

     

    Don't

    2 minutes

    Thriller / Science Fiction

    United Kingdom

    Directed By: Matthew Gilpin

    Having just watched his future self die, a young man's paranoia traps him in an endless cycle of death.

     

    The Shadow Scarf

    20 minutes

    Thriller / Horror

    USA

    Directed by Clay von Carlowitz

    On a cold and foggy night, bartender Jeffrey has a date with fate. Her name is Aurora, and she brings a storm no forecast could have predicted.

     

    The Shadow Scarf Filmmakers Q&A

     

     

    4:30PM

    Streamside Yoga Studio

    DRAMA SHORTS

     

    Burning Grief

    4 minutes

    Drama

    United Kingdom

    Directed By: Mike Donaghy

    Three sisters reconcile their different approaches to handling grief on a journey to a heritage railway station.

     

    The Busker Kid

    27 minutes

    Drama / Comedy

    USA

    Directed by Kevin Durr & Kristy Walsh

    Arlo Abernathy attempts to follow in his late grandfather’s footsteps by becoming a marionette performer on the Ocean City Maryland Boardwalk where he meets an eclectic community of veteran street performers who challenge him to pursue higher standards of performance and authenticity.

     

    So Long, Marianne

    9 minutes

    Drama

    USA

    Directed by Samuel LaPointe

    A recent widower desperately tries to cling to the life he once had, but a chance encounter with a thoughtful stoner changes the way he looks at coping with grief.

     

    Elysium

    9 minutes

    Drama

    Lebanon

    Directed By: Layal Jomaa

    Two prostitutes find themselves needing a change.

     

    Time Heals All Wounds

    23 minutes

    Drama

    USA

    Directed by Tom Bailey

    Jack finds out that Emma from school is interested in him. Just when things are going really well between Emma and Jack, he makes a mistake that threatens his relationship with Emma and his best friend Andrew.

     

    Keep Walking

    7 minutes

    Drama / Comedy

    USA

    Directed By: Eden Hadad

    Freshly sober, Hugo goes home to his young brothers wedding, only to discover he will always be surrounded by a family of enablers.

     

    Time Heals All Wounds and Keep Walking Filmmakers Q&A

     

     

    5:00PM

    Wayside Cider

    SHORTS Program B

     

    Icons

    5 minutes

    Animation

    USA

    Directed by Ronnie Cramer

    Five hundred years of world art in five minutes, featuring three dozen iconic works rendered with nylon-tip pen and animated old school style.

     

    Joni and the Banker with Nice Eyes

    4 minutes

    Comedy

    USA

    Directed by Carly Blane

    The endearing and hopeful Joni has always dated brooding tormented artists until she meets a sweet investment banker with nice eyes.

     

    Wild Woman

    4 minutes

    Animation

    USA

    Directed by Vanessa Sweet

    An animated poem to mankind which invokes current world issues such as drone-strikes and religious persecution in a plea for empathy.

     

    Samsa

    6 minutes

    Animation

    USA

    Directed By: Brian O'Malley

    A young man mysteriously transforms into a strange cyclops-like creature, alienating him from his normal life. He eventually completes a cathartic journey on foot to Lake Placid, NY to make an attempt on the K120 ski jump to find nirvana.

     

    DEADEYE

    15 minutes

    Drama

    USA

    Directed by Sam Avery

    The story of aging female boxer, Kay Casey, and her desire to fight in the ring one last time. While her body might be falling apart, her spirit continues to rage.

     

    Chee Ko Pek

    15 minutes

    Drama

    USA

    Directed By: Brett Rogstad

    An isolated young man seeks companionship in a quirky, older neighbor. What he gets, however, is the courage to change his solitary life forever.

     

    The Pond

    20 minutes

    Thriller

    USA

    Directed by Dane Elcar

    A man escapes to a nearby nature preserve to feed his bad habit and finds that getting back home may be harder than he thinks.

     

    Chee Ko Pek & The Pond Filmmakers Q&A

     

     

    5:00PM

    The Andes Hotel

    The Jackson 5... Million

    1 hour 11 minutes

    Documentary

    USA

    Directed By: Caroline Ledgin

    Exclusive access allows us to give you an inside, intimate look at the real fanatics surrounding Michael Jackson during his 2005 trial.

    Filmmaker Q&A

     

     

    7:00PM

    Wayside Cider

    Metasequoia: Lightly Shoot the Horizon!

    2 hours 3 minutes

    Drama

    Japan

    Directed By: Shingo Seto

    Filmed with no script and improvised performances, this is the story of a young woman who decides to shoot a super 8mm film to honor her deceased brother and the impressive treehouse he once lived in.

     

     

    7:00PM

    The Andes Hotel

    Leave Now

    1 hour 51 minutes 5 seconds

    Psychological Thriller

    United Kingdom

    Directed by Stephen Frost

    A grief-stricken woman, Rose Montefiore, revisits the seaside town where she first met her late husband. However, instead of finding the peace and quiet she seeks, she finds herself caught up in the lives of those around her, past and present.