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College Screening [clear filter]
Wednesday, October 18
 

7:00pm PDT

VORTEX COLLEGE CONNECTION - Providence College

La Petite Mort
 | Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis, Director | 8 min. | USA, 2017. SEX! DEATH! PIE! A young girl enters a mysterious forest to lose her virginity, only to have a twist of fate wrench her lover away. 'La Petite Mort' (French for 'the orgasm') is a feminist exploitation film couched in a fairytale that explores the fear, grief, and messiness of the first time. 

My Best Friend Is Stuck On The Ceiling | Matthew Vesely, Director | 11 min. | Australia, 2015. Connor, secretly in love with his best friend Rach, has gotten her an amazing birthday present - something that’s sure to knock her off her feet.

Vitamins For Life | Grier Dill, Director | 2 min. | USA, 2016.
Adapted from a series micro-fiction tweets by @quietpinetrees, Vitamins For Life shows the benefits, and dangers, of lesser known vitamins.

Ovum | Luciano Blotta, Director | 17 min. | Argentina, 2017. 
When a reclusive fisherman finds a giant egg on his desolate beach and decides to take it home, his life takes a big turn, for better or worse.

Real Artists | Cameo Wood, Director | 12 min. | USA, 2017. 
In the near future, a young animator is offered what should be her dream job. But when she discovers the truth of the modern 'creative' process, she must make a hard choice about her passion for film.

Robb’s Problem | Dianna Ippolito, Director | 20 min. | USA, 2017. 
A lonely factory worker finds himself in the middle of a strange romance.

Belle à Croquer | Axel Courtière, Director | 15 min. | France, 2017. 
Oscar Mongoût, a gourmet cannibal, burns with love for the neighbor in his building, the very vegetal Miss Carrot. This passion seems destined to fail: she is a vegetarian, while he suffers from a total phobia about vegetables. Things take a drastic turn the evening she invites him to dinner.

G.R.E.T.A. | Marissa Messina, Director | 15 min. | USA, 2017. 
G.R.E.T.A. is the world’s most advanced android. She lives her life like a normal human, but is forced to question her own humanity when she discovers she will be bought and sold all over the world.




Wednesday October 18, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Providence College 1 Cunningham Square, Providence, RI 02918

7:00pm PDT

VORTEX COLLEGE CONNECTION - Roger Williams University

Roach | Jonathan Hashiloni, Director | 14 min. | Israel, 2016. A horror-love story between Penny, her neighbor Izzy, and a troublesome cockroach that takes place in Tel-Aviv as it's under threat of a nuclear war.

Point of View | Lior Rubinstein, Director | 17 min. | Israel, 2017. A surreal story about a distressed young man, observing his own inner world through a hole in his bedroom wall.

Crossing the Threshold | Sergio Hernández, Director | 14 min. | Spain, 2016. One morning, without saying anything, Laura's husband leaves their house and he never comes back. Laura and her daughter are alone now and she goes to the therapist to get over the trauma. From here, Laura will start her travel to recovering.

2AM | Huseyin Hassan, Director | 16 min. | Australia, 2016. A middle aged man Alex awakens in his quarters to find a white rabbit beside his bed who then suddenly hops through a closed door. Scared and fascinated by how the rabbit got into his room, Alex gets up and follows the rabbit. Once he opens the door and steps out into the hallways of the asylum very unusual and supernatural events begin to unfold right before OUR eyes.

Garden Party | Théophile Dufresne, Director | 8 min. | France, 2016. The frogs are having a party.

Bow Shock | Javier Diez, Director | 17 min. | Spain, 2016. A new astronomical survey takes wide angle pictures to make a tri-dimensional cartography of the sky.It will find out position and distances of far objects,galaxies,stars in our galaxy and objects in our solar system like minor planets and asteroids. A young astronomer discovers an object in a series of pictures of the survey that has a curious behaviour that will bring unexpected results when reviewed with her colleagues...

Revelation - The City of Haze | Qichae Mao, Director | 14 min. | China, 2017. After witnessing his mother’s death in a riot, Mai breaks down and can no longer remember his name. One day, a girl named Yi, a scavenger, finds Mai in a garbage can and brings him back to the City of Haze. From then on, they lived together and depend on each other for survival.

Alone | Joe Guarneri, Director | 11 min. | USA, 2017. 
Working on a forgotten house, Jimmy Potenza can't escape the strange events that begin to occur.




THIS IS A FREE EVENT.  



Wednesday October 18, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Roger Williams University Global Heriatge Hall, 01, Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI
 
Friday, October 20
 

7:00pm PDT

VORTEX COLLEGE CONNECTION - Johnson and Wales University
The Sound of Fear | Colin Campbell, Director | 8 min. | USA, 2016.
A young Deaf woman, IVY, inadvertently witnesses a group of meth addicts kill a sheriff in a remote resort town. On the run, Ivy races through the empty streets looking for help. She finds a vacationing family and tries to get them to call the police, but they can’t understand her. The addicts burst in and kill the mom and dad. Ivy and the thirteen year-old daughter, Molly, flee.

Alfred J. Hemlock | Edward Lyons, Director | 14 min. | Australia, 2017.
When Emily’s boyfriend abandons her in the night, her only way home is through an alleyway where she is terrorised by the mysterious entity Alfred J Hemlock. After reaching the depths of her despair she finds the strength that she never suspected she had.

Vitamins For Life 
| Grier Dill, Director | 2 min. | USA, 2016.
Adapted from a series micro-fiction tweets by @quietpinetrees, Vitamins For Life shows the benefits, and dangers, of lesser know vitamins.

Robb’s Problem
 | Dianna Ippolito, Director | 20 min. | USA, 2017. 
A lonely factory worker finds himself in the middle of a strange romance.

The Night Delivery 
| Scott O’Hara, Director | 15 min. | USA, 2017. 
Three disgruntled grocery employees discover they are being hunted by a demonic creature on the last delivery of the day.

Nimmer 
| Lieven Vanhove, Director | 16 min. | Belgium, 2016.
A man must find the ultimate solution to rescue his wife on the collapsing side of a huge gap.

Born Again 
| Jason Tostevin, Director | 7 min. | USA, 2016. When a group of bumbling Satanists has their summoning ceremony go terribly right, they're left to face the decidedly holy shit consequences.

When Demons Die
| Daniel Rübesam, Director | 19 min. | Germany, 2016. 
After the mysterious disappearance of his father Aaron, 8-year old Joshua decides to leave his home for the very first time even though dark creatures are lurking outside.

THIS IS A FREE EVENT.  PLEASE RESERVE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE.


Friday October 20, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Schneider Auditorium 261 Pine Street, Providence, RI 02903