New Filmmakers Forum

Co-sponsored by Barry & Jackie Albrecht and Pat Scallet

As part of the New Filmmakers Forum (NFF), SLIFF holds a conversation with…

Directed by Zoë Kennison

In a story inspired by a real-life experience, 22-year-old college student Ivan (Zoë Kennison) is informed…

Directed by Rich Newey

Recently out of another stint in rehab, Natalie (Annika Marks) is hiding her persistent painkiller habit…

Directed by Carlos R. Betancourt & Oscar Ernesto Ortega

After risking his life crossing the Florida Straits on a raft, young Ernesto searches Miami for his…

Directed by Aimee Long

After accidentally shooting an innocent Black man through a wall in Brooklyn, young Chinese-American cop…

Directed by Niav Conty

“Small Time” takes an empathetic and at times darkly humorous look at life, faith, and childhood. Though…