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BLOCK F - ALBANY TO BUFFALO

SUNY Cortland - Old Main, Brown Auditorium

Saturday, April 27th at 7:00pm

RATED R

NIGHTS OF AUTUMN

Directed by Majestic Tillman

Runtime - 12:17

Synopsis:

When Cameron returns to his childhood home to visit his sister Mira, he is confronted by his step- father Marcus, forcing him to confront his tumultuous family history. Parallel story-lines of two siblings reuniting, intersect with the volatile clashing of two men with years of unresolved anger and rage. As the consequences of his past actions crash down on him, Cameron’s dark side reveals itself to Mira.

NO ACCOMMODATIONS

Directed by Mike Koslov

Runtime - 10:00

Synopsis:

On a cross country road trip, a father and son’s relationship gets tested while checking into a rundown motel in the middle of nowhere.

PAPPY'S WORLD

Directed by Matt Wisniewski

Runtime - 8:10

Synopsis:

A girl in post-racial America gets a killer doll for Christmas.

PESKY LANDLINE

Directed by Amelia Ponirakis

Runtime - 5:09

Synopsis:

It is the "swingin' 60s" & Janine is having a hard time getting into the swing of what her landline keeps pestering her to do. The film comments on the attachment to our phones and how they follow us wherever we go as well for critiques every action we try to make.

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THE HOUSE ON PUMPKIN DRIVE

Directed by Peter Hartsock & Daniel Simoni

Runtime - 15:00

Synopsis:

The The House on Pumpkin Drive is horror/comedy genre bending film centered around Jerry, a caterer from Pepino's Party Planning, who is summoned to supply a dinner party at an odd residence. Inside he is met with the most perplexing and disturbing nightmare of his life.

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THE WARSAW ROBIN

Directed by Mackenzie S Bates

Runtime - 7:04

Synopsis:

A young girl meets a mysterious old woman and learns about the importance of storytelling and hope.

TODDLER TARTARE

Directed by Scott Danzig

Runtime - 10:35

 

Synopsis:

A father, on a date, takes his estranged daughter along. Upon seeing human meat on the menu, he fights to preserve his daughter's innocence.