written by Hilton Dresden, The Hollywood Reporter
All Too Well: The Short Film
Taylor Swift wrote and directed this 10-minute extended treatment of her song “All Too Well,” telling the story of a young writer (played by Sadie Sink) who falls in love with an older man (Dylan O’Brien) — only to deal with the ramifications of the relationship as it slowly crumbles.
Austin Pendleton plays a lonely, widowed elderly magician, who, after learning his grandson won’t be able to visit him at Christmas, returns to the pub he used to frequent with his wife. Features cinematography from Idan Menin.
This Finnish drama follows 10-year-old Marja, who is sent to retrieve milk for her baby brother and encounters dangerous obstacles in the wintry, icy landscape.
Twenty miles from the Mexican border in southern Arizona, a young Indigenous girl stumbles upon a Latina migrant her age who has been separated from her father while attempting the crossing into the United States.
Two detectives, Clarke Cain and John Abel, attempt to solved the murder of a young woman.
Fanmi follows a mother and daughter, Monique and Martine, leaning on each other as they go through a difficult time in their respective lives: Monique awaits important medical results, and Martine has recently lost her partner to suicide.
Two brothers in Compton, California, are forced to look after their peevish bookworm nephew and must grapple with the responsibilities of caretaking.
Life Rendered takes places in the near future and centers on Mark Redman, who lives in two realities. In one, the real world, he cares for his disabled cowboy father in rural Colorado; in the other, a complex virtual landscape of his own creation, he lives a fulfilled life as a queer person — that is, until the two worlds blend together.
A woman named Cat seeks an abortion and, because she has scant resources, is driven to enlist the help of an at-home doula named Sophie to perform the procedure. Together, the pair step into their own personal power as they conduct the operation.
In Karachi, Pakistan, a schoolgirl named Zara is blackmailed by her boyfriend after sending him an intimate video of herself dancing. In the aftermath, Zara seeks the inner power to exist outside the constraints of a patriarchal culture.
Winner of the best narrative short award at Tribeca 2022, Night Ride tells the story of Ebba, who, after waiting for a train on a crisp winter evening, ends up on a surprising adventure as she makes her way home.
Starring Oscar winner Brie Larson, Remembering follows a writer who forgets an important idea that occurred to her just as her phone rang. In her quest to remember, her inner child leads the audience on a journey through her imagination.
A cleaner and a mechanic live with their children near a space center in Natal, on the coast of Brazil, where the country is preparing to send its first manned rocket into outer space.