2018 Films

The Girl and the Picture

ARCHIVE: 2018 FESTIVAL

  USA/China | 39 mins. | 2018 | Documentary Short

Directed by: Vanessa Roth  

The Girl and The Picture is a story of loss, legacy, and the power to change the future; about family and the memories we leave behind. The story began 80 years ago in 1937, when eight-year-old Xia Shuqin witnessed the murder of her family in the Nanjing Massacre.


An Edited Life

ARCHIVE: 2018 FESTIVAL

  France/Poland/USA | 42 mins. | 2018 | Documentary Short

Directed by: Mathieu Faure  

At 79-years old, former film editor Jocelyne Bourgeois is goaded, coaxed, challenged by her persistent filmmaker grandson, to face her true identity, because it is the story of both grandmother and grandson.


Every Act of Life

ARCHIVE: 2018 FESTIVAL

  USA | 90 mins. | 2018 | Documentary Feature

Directed by: Jeff Kaufman  

Every Act Of Life profiles world-renowned playwright Terrance McNally’s pioneering five-decade career in theater, focusing on the struggle for LGBT rights and his pursuit of love and inspiration at every age.