RIVER OF GRASS (1994 Kelly Reichardt 81 mins; Lisa Bowman, Larry Fessenden, Dick Russell, Stan Kaplan, Michael Buscemi) A drowsy, sun-drunk road movie in which a would-be Bonnie and Clyde never really commit a crime, fall in love, or even hit the road.
AN EXQUISITE TASK (2020, Beck Underwood, 5 min) A vintage doll, a mysterious barn spirit and some mischievous farm critters come together in this stop-motion short about motherhood, creativity, and letting go.
MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND (2016 Ana Asensio, 91 mins. Ana Asensio, Natasha Romanova, Brett Azar, Caprice Benedetti, Nick Tucci, Larry Fessenden) One harrowing day in the life of Luciana, a young immigrant woman struggling to make ends meet while striving to escape her past, who finds herself a central participant in a cruel game played for the perverse entertainment of a privileged few.
THE COMEDY (2012, Rick Alverson, 94 min. Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim) On the cusp of inheriting his father’s estate, Swanson is a man with unlimited options… As Swanson grows restless of the safety a sheltered life offers him, he tests the limits of acceptable behavior, pushing the envelope in every way he can.
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