Anthology Film Archives New Filmmakers NY Series Continues; Program thru April 18
The Anthology Film Archvies continues its NewFilmmakers NY series. The NewFilmmakers NY Series screens at Anthology Film Archives on the Lower East Side at 32 Second Avenue & 2nd Street. Tickets for The Spring Series at NewFilmmakers NY are only $6 and are available at the Anthology Box Office the night of screening. Visit NewFilmmakers.com for more information.
Below are the upcoming screenings today through April 18.
Saturday, April 14:
6:00 PM Documentary Series
Edith Stephen PARADISE DERANGED
Paradise Deranged is a documentary about loss and change.
7:15 PM Short Film Program
Nathan Marcus MENTAL PATIENCE
A mental patient enjoys freedom for a day in New York City.
Preston Miller BORTE, QUEEN OF TIBET
A spiritual journey into the delusions of a very sick mind and its eventual recovery, I hope my film 'Borte, Queen of Tibet' opens a discussion on mental illness and treatment.
Nathan Zen-sapien THE P.A.C.T.
A group of mobile mental health care workers set out to prevent a tragedy from reoccurring.
8:30 PM First Feature Presentation
Kurtis David Harder CODY FITZ
A look into the appearance of a person verses the true individual. Following three young adults who've moved out on their own; Tom, coming from a wealthy background, he seems to have it all together.
10:15 PM Second Feature Presentation
Nathaniel Katzman I DON'T WANT TO KILL MYSELF
When James fakes a suicide attempt to get his friend out of a DUI, he is forced into an out-patient program for suicidal people, where he must convince everyone, including himself, that he doesn't actually want to kill himself.
Sunday, April 15:
6:00 PM First Short Program
Holly Buechel SPEED OF FENCING
Behind the bullet, the tip of a fencing blade is the second fastest-moving object in Olympic sports. 'Speed of Fencing' captures the grace and movements of New York's top epee fencers.
Gabrielle Lansner WISHING...
Man, woman, longing, desire, memory…reality or dream? All are evoked in a series of kinetic snap shots and romantic drama sequences.
Lauren Patrice Nadler ONE LAST SHOT
A teenage boy tries to reverse some bullying incidents that haunt him at school before it's too late.
Avivit Bar-Yosef BABY GRAND
Baby Grand tells the story of Carmel, a young girl, who during her glory days as a pianist discovers that there is a little man inside her piano. Years later, after she has stopped playing, she and her father are moving away.