MINDFORK (FREE SHORTS)

My mind is playing tricks on me…

Free programs are first come, first seated. Seating is limited.

Co-presented by The Nightmare Emporium and Seattle 48 Hour Film Project

In this program


LOST AND FOUND

Directed by Zilong Wang

Louis, a bellhop at a quiet hotel, loves to see what guests leave behind in the lost and found. When he sees a mysterious woman in the hotel lobby, he is convinced he’s found a Hong Kong movie star who passed away years before. Could it be her? Louis is determined to discover the truth.

REMATCH

Directed by Matt Dy

Struggling to redeem himself, a disgraced word game champion must face his greatest opponent.

AMERICAN GIRL

Directed by Martin Tran

When the time comes to put away childish things…

HERE WE STAY

Directed by Joon Kim

A man desperate to sell his deceased mother’s house finds that his childhood home has other plans for him.

XIN (HEART)

Directed by Desha Dauchan

After years of being her mother’s sole caretaker, a woman seeks the help of a therapist to deal with her mother’s loss. A surreal mix of memories and nightmares tell her what she needs to do. Find her father, the man who abandoned them long ago.

PIANOFORTE

Directed by Peilin Kuo

When an anxiety-ridden NYC apartment-dweller calms her nerves by playing the piano late at night, little does she realize how hostile her neighbors’ reactions will be. But the bigger surprise might be what retribution their incivility could trigger in her.

TALES OF THE CIRCLE KEYS

Directed by Diq Diamond

A screenwriter is obsessed with a character that he created and soon cannot distinguish between dreams and reality, which forces him to search for a strange musical instrument that may lead him to the answers he seeks.

Dates & Times

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