24X36: A Movie About Movie Posters A documentary that explores the birth, death and resurrection of illustrated movie poster art.
Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America Musician Daryl Davis takes a journey across the United States, meeting and befriending members of the Ku Klux Klan – something few black men can say.
Alive And Kicking An exploration of the culture surrounding swing dance from the emergence of the lindy hop to the modern-day international phenomenon.
Cameraperson A tapestry of footage captured over the 25-year career of documentary cinematographer Kirsten Johnson.
Gaza Surf Club Sick of occupation and political gridlock, a new generation finds their own personal freedom in the waves of the Mediterranean – they are the surfers of Gaza.
Kate Plays Christine A complex character study from the perspective of an actress cast to play Christine Chubbuck – a local Florida newscaster who committed suicide on live television.
Canada, United States
Off The Rails A man with Asperger’s syndrome overwhelming love of transit landed him in jail 32 times for impersonating New York City bus drivers and subway conductors and driving their routes.
The Happy Film New York-based graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister turns himself into a design project and attempts to change his personality to become a better person.
The Hollywood Shorties A historical look at the birth of organized sports in the American dwarf community.
The Last Laugh THE LAST LAUGH is about what is taboo for humor, seen through the lens of the Holocaust and other seemingly off-limits topics, in a society that prizes free speech.
Japan, United Kingdom, United States
We Are X A transcendent rock & roll story about X Japan, the world’s biggest and most successful band you’ve never heard of ... yet.
Yarn Meet the artists who are redefining the tradition of knit and crochet, bringing yarn out of the house and into the world.
In The Name Of Comedy A frustrated comedian makes a viral video, but it winds up being his worst nightmare.
Johnny Physical Lives A love letter from brother to another uses animation to mythologize Jonathan's fantasy life as punk singer Johnny Physical.
Olga : An Arequipa Story Olga, a girl with a congenital foot deformity, and her mother travel from their remote Peruvian village to Arequipa for life-changing treatment. 1st Place Winner, Big Rock Eddies Short Film Festival 2016
Stampede City A documentation of those downtown during the 2015 Calgary Stampede.
Surf Anywhere You can surf anywhere – even 1500m above sea level and 1000km away from the nearest ocean.
Tiny Tracks Ivor worked for more than 20 years on a detailed, miniature replica of his favourite Boston streetcar line; this short film takes us down the tiny tracks he left behind.
Twisted A movie legend was made when a real-life tornado hit a drive-in theatre during a screening of TWISTER in in the summer of 1996.