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Raleigh Film & Art Festival Encore Block D ()

1. Mamma With A Vengeance, Directed by Rob Underhill, Short, 15.
Synopsis: Bojana arrives to check up on her daughter, Andrea, at a remote motel where Andrea is holed up with an abusive S.O.B. named Max.
Mamma's come for a little smackdown of her own. As things escalate we learn that something much deeper has been plotted by mother and daughter now set in motion…

2. Endangered, Directed by Alex Wroten, Short, 18:00, Synopsis: The world of easy-going teenager Roger Burns flips upside-down after he’s seduced into a late night swim with his girlfriend and contracts a rare, endangered parasite. All Roger wants to do is get back to adolescent frivolities and basketball, but everyone from his parents, to his doctors, to animal rights groups, have their own opinions about what he needs to do with his life.

3. 75° West, Directed by Thomas Parrish V, Zachary Parrish, Feature Film, 1:00:00, Synopsis: Civilization has fallen after a prolonged pandemic. Two brothers wander through a post-pandemic world, trying to survive as they travel across the US countryside. They journey toward 75° West, surviving as best they can on what they can find as they try to avoid human dangers along the way.

4. Genesis, Directed by Philip Page, Animated, 4:59, Synopsis: Genesis is an animated short film about being creative and loving what you create! Inspired by the book of Genesis.

5. American Quartet, Directed by Jesca Prudencio, Experimental, 8:51, Synopsis: "American Quartet" is a short film set in the near future, in which the newest device is a telepathic diary. The diary, owned by everyone, records only each individual's emotions and memories for the purpose of retrieving and re-experiencing them.

6. Blaming & Shaming, Directed by Joya Joseph, Short, 10 min.
Synopsis: In a modern portrayal of events following Sita's rescue from her abductor Ravana, as detailed in the Hindu epic poem The Ramayana, Sita finds herself in therapy and wrestles with the psychological effects of her abduction and slut shaming, leaving her with even more questions than answers.


Opened May 8th, 2022

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