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Congratulations to our early-bird Official Selections for the 2021 Season

2021 OFFICIAL SELECTIONS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER 

Ex. Film Title (runtime) Director(s), City, State, COUNTRY 

 

2021 Films

1234567 (85min) Vahid Haghverdi, Arak, IRAN

#SAVETHEFUTURE – made by a human in 2019 (2min) Vincenzo Bisceglie, ITALY

Aaedon (70min) Shomshuklla Das, Mumbai, INDIA

Background (9min) Vahid Haghverdi, Arak, IRAN

Better Together (50min) Isaac Hernandez, Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Beyond Methuselah (99min) Craig Jessen, Jamie Reneé Smith, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Bigfoot & Me (5min) Ken Cole, Oklahoma City, OK, USA

Boarding Pass “Karte Parvaz” (84min) Mehdi Rahmani, Tehran, IRAN

Bound By Precedent (10min) Maryanne Galvin,Boston, MA, USA

Burner of Ships (20min) Leonardo Campaner, ITALY

Case Classified (4min) Chela Morin, Manville, RI, USA

Celluloid Woman, The (10min) Anantha Krishnan, BELGIUM

Centreline, The “中心線” (6min) Elliot J. Spencer, AUSTRALIA

Changing Room “ رخت کن  ”  

(25min) Atefeh Rahmani, IRAN

Cold Bath “ לקרר את האמבטיה  “

(10min) Chen Shahuda, Rel Aviv, ISRAEL

Cold Call (9min) Katherine Cronyn, Burbank, CA, USA

Coral Guardian, The (11min) David I. Dincer, Guetersloh, NRW, GERMANY

Deep Fears (3min) Ryan Chu, Garden Grover, CA, USA

Demise (6min) Tony Kim, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Dental Plan, The (104 min) Wayne Diu, Ottawa, ON, CANADA

Dogwatch “Der Wächter” (33min) Albin Wildner, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Driving Lessons “Class Ranandegi” (13min) Marziyeh Riahi, IRAN

Empire (82min) Paul L. Carr, USA

Epirenov (15min) Alejandro Ariel Martin, Rosario, Santa Fe, ARGENTINA

Excluded (87min) Hiwa Abbasi, Mölndal, SWEDEN

Fae Rite Serum (12min) Omer Gal & Jacquelyn Marie Shannon, USA

Fairy Tail (4min) Justin & Kristin Schaack, Richfield, MN, USA

Fire Extinguisher (5min) Rodrigo Sopeña & Joana Solnado, Madrid, SPAIN

Forever Fish (14min) Emily Peters, Los Angeles, CA, USA

GO=GAIN “ Գօգային  “

(5min) Victor Zatikyan, Yerevan, ARMENIA

Grandaughter,The “Naveh” (5min) Mohsen Habibi, Mostafa Daryadar, IRAN

Guardian Angel, The (19min) Afshin Eisaei, Tehran, IRAN

Horse “اسب”

(13min) Mohamad Razazian, Tehran, IRAN

Honour Thy Mother (17min) Yinghui Fu, Shanghai, CHINA

Inez & Doug & Kira (96min) Julia Kots, New York, NY, USA

Inner-critic (5min) Tara Tusher, Ventura, CA, USA

Jane Doe (23min) Brett Rickaby, Valley Village, CA, USA

Mairi (15min) Natalie Malla, UNITED KINGDOM

Mountains We Climb, The (4min) Jeremy Camp, USA

Mustang Colt (4min) David Wittkower, Calabasas, CA, USA

Not Me (18min) Mahmoud Salimi, USA

Obituary of Jasper James, The (22min) Ryan Fenson-Hood, Swampscott, MA, USA

Old Woman & Cat, The (7min) Vahid Haghverdi, Arak, IRAN

On His Own (76min) Ryan MacKenzie, Mission Viejo, CA, USA

One Odd Night (16min) Derek Willis, USA

Outlines of Love (37min) João Cutileiro Nunes, London, England, UNITED KINGDOM

Padmavyuha (39min) Raj Krishna, Menlo Park, CA, USA

Patrick (23min) Adam Swain Ferguson, Santa Clarita, CA, USA

Que Sera Sera (85min) Sohrab Khandelwal, Mumbai, INDIA

Rash (9min) Myat Noe, Yangon, Yangon Division, MYANMAR

Rooster, The “Poovankozhi” (59min) Unni Avarma, Kottayam, Kerala, INDIA

Sexual Animals (83min) Patrick Mack, Decatur, GA, USA

Sfumato (30min) Amirali Mirderikvand, Andimeshk, Khuzestan, IRAN

Shadows (13min) Mette Holt, Studio City, CA, USA

Sparkle, The (21min) Lana Lekarinou, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Starfish (19min) Alicia Buckner, Glendale, CA, USA

Sticky (11min) Cameron Johanning, USA

Stray Dogs (84min) Adam Gascho, Goshen, IN, USA

Tasoa (13min) Vahid Haghverdi, Arak, IRAN

They Salivate “Ils salivent” (20min) Ariane Boukerche, Paris FRANCE

Vengeance of the Animals, The (20min) Martin Thaw, CANADA

Water is Life: From Standing Rock to the Swamp “L’eau est la Vie” (24min) Sam Vinal, Los Angeles, CA, USA

When I, I love you.(70min) Shomshuklla Das, Mumbai, INDIA

WineGame.com (3min) Vahan Bedelian, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA

 

2021 Scripts

1234567 (85 pages) Vahid Haghverdi, Arak, IRAN

Love Meeting, The (45 pages) Pascal Adam, BELGIUM

Whole House, The (26 pages) K Shawn Edgar, USA

 

2021 Projects in Development

Breakfast over the Bridge (tbd) Mattia Mura, ITALY

 

2021 Mentorship Invitations

Michelle Hubbard (A Familial Bond)

Pascal Adam (The Love Meeting)

Dilia Oviedo Luciano (Re:Gen Chapter 1: A voice coming from the void)

K Shawn Edgar (The Whole House)