Shorts Program V – Inner Demons  60min

Mysterious visitors and inner demons can force us to question and explore perspectives of the darker side.

Live virtual screening on Sunday, Dec. 6th @ 5:00pm PST with filmmaker Q&A to follow.

Malakout – Directed by Farnoosh Abedi
A Piano player, tries to give his wife’s life back with trading his hands. But the new hands awaken the devil’s forces inside him.

Midnight Movie : Magnum Opus – Directed by Myriam Khammassi
In his quest for the perfect sculpture, aiming to reproduce the human body and especially the flesh, Slim, a sculptor, will go as far as kill to create the perfect exposure, the perfect mix between pulp and clay.

Guard – Directed by Jose Escorcia
In a world where crime rules the streets, two brothers try to get a debt off with the mob the only way they know how, BOXING!

A Lonely Duck – Directed by Kexin Gao
As the drought approaches in Qing River, Cheng is struggling to make ends meet, as his daughter needs money for school. His wife expects him to leave the river and work on the land. Cheng keeps trying to gather money but without any success. One day, an unforseen stranger came on the boat, requesting Cheng with stacks of money to look for a corpse…


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