NSF18 Films

FINAL OFFER

Film

FINAL OFFER

Directed by Mark Slutsky
A down-on-his-luck lawyer awakes in a doorless room to find he's been selected to negotiate on behalf of…

GOODBYE OLD FRIEND

Film

GOODBYE OLD FRIEND

Directed by Rafael De Leon Jr.
A young woman is trapped in her apartment by her childhood imaginary friend, who has come back to…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!

Directed by Sasha Wortzel, Tourmaline
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA! commemorates Black transgender activist and performer Marsha "Pay It No Mind" Johnson and her role…

HOME GROWN

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HOME GROWN

Directed by William Reynish
Set after a nuclear accident, this short explores leaving the past behind, and accepting that nature finds a…

I TURN TO JELLO

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I TURN TO JELLO

Directed by Andrew T. Betzer
A metropolitan nightmare unfurls as a nervous cellist cracks under pressure at an audition—and again, and again, and…

I WAS IN YOUR BLOOD

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I WAS IN YOUR BLOOD

Directed by Joseph Sackett
A young boy falls in love with his babysitter.

Ici, là et partout

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Ici, là et partout

Directed by Sawako Kabuki
Love(or being in love) is a wonderful thing that colors our life, but love is not always visible…

KENT STAYS IN THE WOODS

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KENT STAYS IN THE WOODS

Directed by Jackson Devereux
A portrait of a life in rural America following an amiable cab driver in Central Maine who lives…

KIM BUSH’S ABDUCTION

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KIM BUSH’S ABDUCTION

Directed by Courtney Bush, Jake Goicoechea, Will Carington
Everyone freaks out at a Christmas party when Kim goes missing.

LIFE’S A BIQTCH

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LIFE’S A BIQTCH

Directed by John e. Kilberg
Biqtch Puddin' - now winner of The Boulet Brothers Dragula S2 - is a powerhouse beast with a…

LIKE GLASS

Film

LIKE GLASS

Directed by Andrew K. Meyer
A club kid grappling with their identity finds liberation in NYC nightlife, while haunted by the pressures of…

LOLA: GIRL GOT A GUN

Film

LOLA: GIRL GOT A GUN

Directed by Emily Elizabeth Thomas
A young girl searches for purpose and belonging in a conservative West Texas household. 

LOW ROAD

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LOW ROAD

Directed by Eleanor Wilson
LOW ROAD is a tense slow burning thriller about a woman consumed by the image of her husband’s…

MAMA JANE

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MAMA JANE

Directed by Lisa Maria Hall
An imminent death in the family puts a spotlight on the complex relationship of a free-spirited mother and…

MAMA, MAMA

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MAMA, MAMA

Directed by Jose Fernando Rodriguez
A son films his middle-aged mother as she undertakes a hallucinatory trip down memory lane.

MARIA EL DIABLO (MARIA THE DEVIL)

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MARIA EL DIABLO (MARIA THE DEVIL)

Directed by Justice Nnanna
MARIA EL DIABLO tells the story of Cucha, a 79 year-old artisan mask maker from Playa de Ponce,…

MARIE’S CRISIS

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MARIE’S CRISIS

Directed by Michael Vecchio
In 1967 a sing-along piano bar in the basement of a building in with a storied history opened…

MONSTER

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MONSTER

Directed by Jake Kolton
A stay-at-home mom experiences an unexpected upheaval during her daily routine.

ODE TO JOY

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ODE TO JOY

Directed by Michael Koshkin
The elderly residents of a Houston retirement home make the best of their remaining days by playing in…

okaasan (mom)

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okaasan (mom)

Directed by Kana Hatakeyama
In rural Japan, a mother and daughter attempt to reconnect after dealing with the loss of a loved…