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SHOWING 246 FILMS FROM THE FESTIVAL YEAR 2006
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BACKBRACE

  • Release Year: 2004
  • Runtime: 6 minutes
  • Directed By: Frazer Pennebaker, Andy London, Ishai Setton, and Carolyn London
  • Country: USA
Puberty is embarrassing, particularly if you're a teenage boy with scoliosis and your parents force you to wear a backbrace. This lovably awkward autobiographical short is brought to you by husband and wife team Carolyn and Andy London. |Read More
Animation
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BACKSTAGE

  • Release Year: 2005
  • Runtime: 115 minutes
  • Directed By: Emmanuelle Bercot
  • Country: France
An adolescent groupie (Isild Le Besco) zeroes in on her Blondie-like idol (Emmanuelle Seigner) after the singer chances to cross her orbit on a publicity tour. Gradually their lives intertwine as, with near-operatic intensity, the film delves into the emotional dependency on both sides of celebrity culture. |Read More
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BAR FIGHT

  • Release Year: 2001
  • Runtime: 4 minutes
  • Directed By: Frazer Pennebaker, Christy Karacas, and Stephen Warbrick
  • Country: USA
Animators Christy Karacas and Stephen Warbrick deliver four minutes of face-smashing, eye-gouging fun with Bar fight. Karacas broke into the animation world with his student film Space Wars and is currently developing a show for Cartoon Network's Adult Swim. Warbrick has worked on everything from Beavis and Butt-Head to Ice Age: The Meltdown. |Read More
Animation
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BATHTIME AT CLERKENWELL

  • Release Year: 2003
  • Runtime: 3 minutes
  • Country: USA
Based on Stephen Coates' composition of the same title, this short chronicles The Great Revolution of the British Cuckoos, who bravely took over London in three minutes. Animator Alex Budovsky is a graduate of Brooklyn College, who has made animation for music videos and commercials. |Read More
Animation
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BEAUTY AND THE BASTARD

  • Release Year: 2005
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Directed By: Dome Karukoski
Aspiring singer Nelli needs someone to produce her demo, while shy hip-hop DJ Sune is just looking for a pretty girlfriend. Karukoski's feature debut throws them together in a romantic comedy about contemporary Finnish youth trying to find their way into adulthood. (Ages 15+) |Read More
Music
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BEYOND THE CALL

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 82 minutes
  • Directed By: Ishai Setton and Adrian Belic
  • Country: USA
In 1995, three average Americans began delivering humanitarian aid to global hotspots like Afghanistan, Albania, Chechnya, Cambodia, Rwanda, and the southern Philippines. Part Mother Teresa and part Indiana Jones, these silver-haired "Knights of Malta" often arrive before other aid organizations hit the ground, and they stay long after others have pulled out. |Read More
Documentary
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BIG BAD SWIM

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 92 minutes
  • Directed By: Ishai Setton
  • Country: USA
An eclectic assortment of non-swimmers gather at the local rec center swimming class in this ensemble piece about conquering fears, making friends, and growing wiser. Our group focuses on an unlikely friendship between Amy, a middle-aged calculus teacher, and the beautiful young Jordan, who together with their swim teacher, learn to face their fears and dive into the pool-and life-head first. |Read More
Drama
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BIG COMBO

  • Release Year: 1955
  • Runtime: 89 minutes
  • Country: USA
The UCLA Film & Television Archive's new restoration of this memorably nasty film noir is especially good news since it was shot by the master of noir lighting, John Alton, and the prints available in recent years didn't do justice to his art. Cornel Wilde, Richard Conte, Brian Donlevy, and Lee Van Cleef give standout performances in this cult classic. |Read More
Drama, Thriller

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