Emerging Voices


These endearing shorts strike a chord of shared humanity, whether it’s a married woman with amnesia having an awkward reunion with her ex, a suicide-hotline volunteer who can’t help taking her work personally, an immigrant lesbian facing American racism, or a cancer survivor facing physical hardships with sass and friends and an impressive wig collection.


Wild Geese (Dir: Susan Jacobson, 18 min.)

I’m Just Here (Dir: Lara Aslanian, 16 min.)

Choke (Dir: Rolla Selbak, 18 min.)

Routine (Dir: Wes Akwuobi, 6 min.)

Familia? (Dir: Kase Pena / Marlene Forte, 15 min.)

My Life Interrupted (Dir: Alana Devich Cyril, 10 min.)

Last Pick-Up (Dir: Matthew Bonifacio, 4 min.)

SAT | July 21 | Harmony Gold | 8:00 PM

Post Screening Reception:

Harmony Gold Theater | 9:30 – 11:30 PM