BLOCK M - LIFE & FAMILY
SUNY Cortland - Sperry Center RM 105
Sunday, April 22nd at 3:30pm
Free & Open to the Public
Directed by Matilda Wikingson
Runtime - 1:00
A young man's life falls apart due to his gambling addiction.
Directed by Pamela Harris
Runtime - 6:16
Two estranged sisters must face each other for the first time in a year -- on the 6-minute ride to their deceased brother's memorial.
Directed by Yasmin Mistry
Runtime - 13:15
When the thread that holds her family together suddenly snaps, Camilla, age 17, finds herself in foster care.
Directed by Krit Komkrichwarakool
Runtime - 16:00
After Ivan was diagnosed with ALS, his relationship with Lucas is challenged when he starts to lose control of his own body.
I PROMISED HER LIFE
Directed by Robert Nazar Arjoyan
Runtime - 15:15
On the day of her daughter's funeral, a grieving Armenian-American mother defies a centuries-old ritual and tests the limits of tradition as she walks the thin line between death and afterlife.
Directed by Amelia Ponirakis
Runtime - 5:05
A short "portrait film" that depicts my grandmother's experience with art growing up and carrying into my family.
Directed by Chris Hanna
Runtime - 4:11
A young man reflects on his life after committing suicide, during his last moments before fading away.
Directed by Andre d'Esterno & Lorraine Toth
Runtime - 4:23
Run is one woman's journey from pain to power. She overcomes lifelong insecurities and a painful divorce by challenging herself to run a Marathon. The mental strength carries her across the finish line when her body begins to break down. She heals herself and her deepest wounds by crossing the finish line and running towards a new life. Based on the book titled "RUN" written by Lorraine Toth who also acted and directed film.
Directed by George Nicholas
Runtime - 1:00
A First Responder finds her estranged father in need of help.
STILL LIFE WITH FAMILY
Directed by Lizardo Reyes Jr.
Runtime - 12:40
A teenager realizes the alcoholism problem within his family and the damage that is left behind.
THE ROOT CELLAR
Directed by Kyle Kleinecke
Runtime - 14:59
While investigating a deadly house fire, a Police Chief and Detective try to get answers from a mysterious man who was found in a cellar under the rubble.
Directed by Pablo Robles & Skyler Carkhuff
Runtime - 10:51
A young actor's troubled relationship with his father has a direct affect on his stage career.