5@5 The Way It Is

  • The Look The Look
  • Goodbye Sam Goodbye Sam
  • Backyard Bees Backyard Bees
  • Amrika Amrika
  • Dance with Me Dance with Me
  • Perception Perception
  • The Last Straw The Last Straw
  • Experimenting With Animation Experimenting With Animation
  • Why, God? Why, God?
  • Davy Jones Can't Fly Davy Jones Can't Fly
  • Censored Censored
  • One in Thirty: The Story of Henry Oster One in Thirty: The Story of Henry Oster
  • Gray Areas Gray Areas
  • The Rat The Rat
  • The Light of My Life The Light of My Life
  • The Redwood Grove The Redwood Grove
  • Pop Pop

Showings

Sequoia 1 Sun, Oct 7 11:00 AM
Film Info
Category:Teens&20s
Short Films
Section:Family Films
5@5 Shorts
Country:US
Running Time:95 min.
Note Writer:Joanne Parsont

Description

“I will show you what I know. Sometimes we will disagree. If we learn at all to grow. Then I have done my small duty.” In this peer-reviewed collection of youth-made films, today’s teen filmmakers show us just how much they know about cinema, storytelling, and the world as they see it. The Look (Max Retik, US 2018, 6 min), Goodbye Sam (Theo Taplitz, US 2017, 5 min), Backyard Bees (Will Noyce, US 2018, 4 min), Amrika (Nicole Bahar, US 2017, 4 min), Dance with Me (Isaac Karliner-Li, US 2018, 5 min), Perception (Lola Duenyas, US 2018, 2 min), The Last Straw (Julian Jordan, US 2018, 12 min), Experimenting with Animation (Paige Flaming, US 2018, 1 min), Why, God? (Nathan Ginter, US 2018, 8 min), Davy Jones Can’t Fly (Grant Anderson-Smith, US 2018, 7 min), Censored (Maggie Budzyna, US 2018, 3 min), One in Thirty: The Story of Henry Oster (Sarah Antabli, Tiffany Chang, Stephanie Cho, Sara Lowin, Gracie Sandman, India Spencer, & Juliet Wiener, US 2017, 6 min), Gray Areas (Kat Swander & Jack Safir, US 2018, 7 min), The Rat (Miranda Autumn Lewis, US 2018, 5 min), The Light of My Life (Erina McSweeny, US 2018, 4 min), The Redwood Grove (Will Noyce & August Mesarchik, US 2018, 10 min), Pop (Ishaan Parmar, US 2018, 6 min). Age 11+

Expected Guests:
Director Will Noyce; Crew August Mesarchik (Backyard Bees)  (All Screenings)
Writer Aidan Kwasneski (The Redwood Grove)  (All Screenings)
Director Ishaan Parmar (Pop)  (All Screenings)
Director Grant Anderson-Smith; Talent Marcus Paulson (Davy Jones Can't Fly)  (All Screenings)
Director Miranda Lewis; Crew Max Chu (The Rat)  (All Screenings)
Director/Producer/Writer Maggie Budzyna; Set Photographer Erin Budzyna (Censored) (Oct. 7)
Director/Writer Jack Safir (Gray Areas)
Director Paige Flaming (Experimenting With Animation)  (All Screenings)
Director Julian Jordan (The Last Straw) (All Screenings)
Director Isaac Karliner-Li (Dance With Me) (Oct. 7
Director Lola Duenyas (Perception) (Oct.7))

Oct 12 screening is a CFI program open to school groups and the general public

Included Shorts

The Look (6min) More
Goodbye Sam (5min) More
Backyard Bees (4min) More
Amrika (4min) More
Dance with Me (5min) More
Perception (2min) More
The Last Straw (12min) More
Experimenting With Animation (1min) More
Why, God? (8min) More
Davy Jones Can't Fly (7min) More
Censored (3min) More
One in Thirty: The Story of Henry Oster (6min) More
Gray Areas (7min) More
The Rat (5min) More
The Light of My Life (4min) More
The Redwood Grove (10min) More
Pop (6min) More