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BLOCK D - LOVE & HEARTACHE

SUNY Cortland - Old Main, Brown Auditorium

Saturday, April 27th at 10:30am

RATED PG13 - R

GLORIA

Directed by Joëlle Arseneau

Runtime - 5:41

Synopsis:

Four friends swear the solemn oath.

ON MY MIND

Directed by Shirley Zhou

Runtime - 6:19

Synopsis:

A loser-in-love's struggle to move on is personified by a pesky crow.

REGINA

Directed by Stella K

Runtime - 4:25

Synopsis:

“Regina” (Latin for queen) is the story of any woman, or human, who is trying to regain an inner strength that they have lost touch with. This song is the title track from Becca Stevens’ 2017 (GroundUP Music) release, an album inspired by queens both literal and metaphorical.

THE DRESS YOU HAVE ON

Directed by Courtney Hope Therond

Runtime - 13:30

Synopsis:

A surprising find challenges a couple to question the foundation of their relationship.

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THE NEPHEW

Directed by Wilhelm Kuhn

Runtime - 19:39

Synopsis:

Burgundy, France, end of 1945. Uncle Jules has prepared a very traditional gift for his nephew Louis on the day of his 15th birthday. Eager on turning this little bugger into a real man, he takes him to his favorite brothel. Through the evening's bittersweet encounters, Louis discovers the adult world in all its cruelty.

UNEXPECTED ITEM

Directed by Stephen Gallacher

Runtime - 10:09

Synopsis:

Sometimes you get more than you pay for, but life advice from a self service check out, is probably the strangest deal you'll get in the supermarket today.