Moonshine Pictures presents: The Tale of the Daughter Directed by Savannah Sivert and Taylor Hinds. A daughter is forced to become a caretaker to her estranged mother who recently suffered a stroke. When the consequences of her mother’s past decisions come knocking, they will need to settle their differences in order to survive. The film stars Jazlyn Yoder, with Lauren Ruth Ward, Ives Bright, Christopher Donnellon, and Leslie Stevens. Official film festival announcements: https://www.moonshinepictures.online/the-tale-of-the-daughter
The inspiring tale of a runaway foster child who will stop at nothing to live with the only family she knows: her father… a homeless mentally troubled veteran who lives on the streets of LA’s skid row. Starring Edi Gathegi, Tayler Buck, Ana Ortiz, Jacob Vargas, Tabitha Brown, Jenny Gago, and Martin Sheen. Directed by Van Maximilian Carlson. Executive Produced by Morgan Freeman, Lori McCreary, Shawn Austin, and Van Maximilian Carlson.
In this allegorical road movie touching on themes of homelessness, mental health, and addiction, two lost souls embark across a dreamscape America. Their darkly strange journey confronts them with their traumatic pasts, and bonds them in compassion and love. Directed by Jason Neulander. Starring April Matthis, Robbie Tan, Scott Shepherd, O-Lan Jones, and David Patrick Kelly.
Land of Dry Bones tells the story of an unassuming father, Emmanuel, whose life is shaken up by a grocery store altercation that turns violent and must now come to terms with his deeply troubling past as a child soldier from Sierra Leone. Starring Darrell Lake, Reid Cox, Ariel Trent, Tim Lane, April Grace, Leslie Stevens, Ryan Caltagirone, Samir M Gumaneh, Gretchen Klein, Kamy Bruder, Troy Castaneda, Rafael Miguel. Written and Directed by Darrell Lake.
Alex is a twenty-something struggling to put his life back together after mistakes and a reckless past render his job search hopeless. While pressure from his pregnant girlfriend mounts, he runs into an old friend who gives him an opportunity to turn it all around. Just when things are looking up, Alex discovers a secret that sends him into a self-destructive downward spiral, bringing his two best friends down with him. Starring Luke Baines, Jazlyn Yoder, Christopher Donnellon, Jay Eftimoski, Mike Miller, Veronica Diaz Carranza. Written, directed and produced by Christopher Piñero.
The story of a college co-ed who struggles to navigate the unwarranted advances of a classmate. Directed by SJ Main Muñoz. Produced by SJ Main Muñoz, Derek Classen & Eve Symington with Tica Productions. Starring Bianca Santos, Joshua Brady, Alyssa Sabo, Lourdes Reynolds, Damien Diaz, Alma Martinez, David Starzyk, and Mason Gooding.
Starring Mackenzie Lintz, Jeremy Schuetze, and Regan James. Written and directed by Dave Hill, Produced by Trenton Waterson.
New York-based writer-director Claire Fowler’s film, Noodles, is a reverse-narrative account of young love, starring Pretty Little Liars actor Shane Coffey and Natasha Bassett. Read more on NOWNESS – http://bit.ly/2hPlAGc
Jaleel White is trapped in a malevolent sitcom in “Left Alone”, a music video directed by Nick Roney.