FutureWave Shorts / Best of NFFTY

Family Shadows

90 minutes

Experience the extraordinary talent and unique voices of the next generation of filmmakers. These international shorts from filmmakers 18 and under point the way to an exceptional cinematic tomorrow.

Monday, May 29, 2017

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  • Running Time: 90 minutes
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • Format: DCP

Packaged Films

Airship Serenity

USA | 2017 | 2 minutes | Alex Tanemura

Memories of adolescence captured and replayed on film.

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The Art of Memories

USA | 2017 | 3 minutes | Kate Graves

A short experimental film that uses an array of cinematic visuals to convey the complex feelings different memories bring up.

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Atlas World

Canada | 2017 | 7 minutes | Morgana McKenzie

A malignant spirit forces a girl into a perilous journey through a watery underworld.

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Canada (Québec) | 2016 | 4 minutes | Karen Pinette Fontaine

Everyone faces battles on personal and social fronts.

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The Chatter Group of Moms and Grandmas

Taiwan | 2017 | 8 minutes | CHEN Tse-Chien, CHIEN Po-Han, HSU Yi-No, LU Hsiang-Chen, HSU Yao-Lin, WU Yu-Ting

A local gathering place holds an important role in the community.

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Family Shadows

USA | 2016 | 5 minutes | Laura Malatos

As a boy grows into a man, he watches his father lose his memory.

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USA | 2017 | 3 minutes | Sarah Fonville

A young kestrel earns its wings.

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The Hampton Family Massacre

USA | 2017 | 8 minutes | Ben Schwartz

A boy returns home and his parents are nowhere to be found.

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Heart of Gold

USA | 2016 | 11 minutes | Miles Andersen

Eighteen year-old Bella Anderson attempts to stay positive as she waits for an organ donation that could potentially save her life.

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Make It Float

USA | 2016 | 6 minutes | Aden Suchak

Hailing from Lagos, Nigeria, young artist Taofeek Abijako’s cultural and family backgrounds influence the art that he produces and how he intends to leave his mark on the world.

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The Missing Part of Me

USA | 2016 | 8 minutes | Elizabeth Hewlett

Feeling disconnected from her heritage, a young woman turns the camera on herself and discovers a sense of belonging while visiting distant relatives in Nicaragua.

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The Petition

USA | 2016 | 8 minutes | Riley Goodwin, Kibiriti Majuto

Students investigate the growing societal rift surrounding a controversial statue.

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USA | 2017 | 4 minutes | Leo Pfeifer

A young balloon falls in love, but his fairytale romance doesn't go as planned.

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The Race Project

USA | 2016 | 9 minutes | Brianna Mutsindashyaka

The Buffalo Youth Media Institute interviews community members about their perspective and experiences with 'Race'.

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