This program is as meta as they come: films about filmmaking. (Total Running Time: 96 MIN)

Makeover Movie | Director / Producer: Sue Ding
Young women comment on the 100-year-old trope of the movie-makeover from 1920s silent films through the present day. (USA, 19 MIN)

I Wonder If I’m Growing | Director / Producer: Chris Molina
Using VHS tape and direct addresses to the camera, a man crafts a moving self-portrait examining his definition of family and life during his mid-20s. (USA, 9 MIN)

Liturgy of Anti-Tank Obstacles | Director: Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk
On the verge of total war, Ukrainian sculpture artists, known primarily for religious statues, pivot towards forging large scale obstacles meant to defy invading tanks. (USA, 12 MIN)

Will You Look At Me | Director / Director: Shuli Huang
A young queer Chinese filmmaker crafts a lyrical portrait of him and his mother after returning to his hometown in search of acceptance and catharsis. (CHINA, 20 MIN)

3 Promises | Director: Mohamed Shalaby
After leaving home as a teenager, Mohamed made three promises to his mother. The moment he arrived he broke one — and here began his tumultuous coming of age abroad. (UNITED KINGDOM, 33 MIN)

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with several members of the filmmaking teams.

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