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Il Silenzio (The Silence)

Il Silenzio (The Silence)

Narrative & Documentary


Better Known As Peaches Christ | directed by Jeff Dragomanovich & Nate Visconti, USA, 3:40
Drag icon Peaches Christ offers a rare glimpse into her transformation process, and describes the path from stifled teen to brazen cult hero.
#PinkPeach
Screens with CHERRY POP (Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 9:15 PM — 7 Stages Theatre, Main)

Game | directed by Jeannie Donohoe, USA, 15:54
A new kid shows up for the varsity boys' basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression.
#NewMavericks
Screens with MR. CHIBBS (Saturday, March 25, 2017, 4:30 PM — Plaza Theatre, Downstairs)

Get the Life | directed by Ozzy Villazòn, USA, 11:55
A transgender teenager faces an unwanted pregnancy and risks losing everything he loves in order to live courageously.
#PinkPeach
Screens with JACKSON (Friday, March 31, 2017, 7:00 PM — Plaza Theatre, Downstairs)

Megan's Shift | directed by Zeke Farrow, USA, 10:52
It's never too late to give up.
Screens with YOUR RIDE IS HERE (Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 8:00 PM — Dad's Garage)

Search Party | directed by Tesia Walker, USA, 8:48
Donna Greene is a mother living in a NYC housing project, who is throwing a party for her son, when a surprise visitor shows up her door.
#NewMavericks
Screens with MILWAUKEE 53206 (Saturday, March 25, 2017, 12:15 PM — Plaza Theatre, Upstairs)

Shauna is a Liar directed by Chell Stephen, Canada/USA, 10:53
An isolated perfectionist exacts ill-conceived revenge on all liars of the world via one nearby target: a classmate sharing her name.
#NewMavericks
Screens with WEXFORD PLAZA (Friday, March 31, 2017, 7:15 PM — Plaza Theatre, Upstairs)

Il Silenzio (The Silence) | directed by Ali Asgari & Farnoosh Samadi, Italy/France, 14:35
Fatma and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy. On their visit to the doctor, Fatma has to translate what the doctor tells to her mother but she keeps silent.
#Competition
Screens with TWO WORLDS (Sunday, March 26, 2017, 12:15 PM — Plaza Theatre, Upstairs)