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Creep

USA | 2014 | 80 minutes | Patrick Brice

In this chilling found-footage horror comedy, struggling videographer Aaron (writer-director Patrick Brice) heads to a remote mountain town to film one day in the life of a terminally ill man (Mark Duplass), only to encounter some nasty surprises. Actor Mark Duplass in attendance!

Dear White People

USA | 2014 | 108 minutes | Justin Simien

2014 Youth Jury Award Prize for Best FutureWave Feature: Grand Jury Prize

A witty and whip-smart satire about being a black face in a (mostly) white place, Dear White People centers on biracial campus DJ and resident advisor Samantha and her fellow African-American students at the prestigious Winchester University.

Desert Cathedral

USA | 2014 | 90 minutes | Travis Gutiérrez Senger

Set in 1992 and based on true events, a real estate agent suddenly and mysteriously disappears into the Southwestern desert. With nothing but the strange VHS tapes he leaves behind, his wife must hire a private investigator to find out what has happened to her husband.

Elsa & Fred

USA | 2014 | 104 minutes | Michael Radford

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star in this remake of the SIFF Golden Space Needle award-winning Spanish film as late-in-life lovers who see the world anew through each other.

The Fault In Our Stars

USA | 2014 | 125 minutes | Josh Boone

May 16 | Special Presentation Screening and Reception

Oblivion may be inevitable, but love is more than a shout into the void for Hazel and Gus, in this twinkling adaptation of the bestselling John Green novel.

Five Star

USA | 2014 | 83 minutes | Keith Miller

In this riveting drama which incorporates details from the actors’ lives, Primo has been an East New York Blood since childhood. John, the son of a fallen gang member, comes to Primo out of curiosity about gang life. As a mentorship blooms, a secret threatens both men’s futures.

The Foxy Merkins

USA | 2013 | 81 minutes | Madeleine Olnek

Jo is straight but picks up women with more efficiency than asthmatic, shy lesbian hustler Margaret in this low-budget buddy comedy where high-end ladies fashion stores stand in for the street corner.

Happy Christmas

USA | 2014 | 78 minutes | Joe Swanberg

There’s a season for everything—even growing up. A hip young cast improvises a dicey holiday at home in Chicago, lasering in on relationships between couple Jeff and Kelly, their toddler son, and Jeff’s carefree younger sister.

Helicopter Mom

USA | 2014 | 100 minutes | Salomé Breziner

June 4 | Gay-La Film and Party | Party at Q Nightclub follows the screening.

Maggie Cooper (Nia Vardalos, My Big Fat Greek Wedding) is a loving but overbearing mom, who hovers over her teenaged son, Lloyd. She thinks Lloyd may be gay, so she supports him by setting up dates with boys, and submitting an application for a gay student college scholarship. But Lloyd is not so sure, and his mom’s meddling is making things worse. Actors Jason Dolley and Kate Flannery in attendance.

Hellion

USA | 2014 | 98 minutes | Kat Candler

Family ties are tested as a widowed father and his sons deal differently with grief. Explosive and sensational, this Sundance smash features Josh Wiggins in an arresting performance as the elder son in a Southeast Texas family that’s falling apart—fast.

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