DIY Meets Dirt: Shorts for Urban Homesteaders
Homesteading Activities with the Institute of Urban Homesteading and Happy Girl Kitchen beginning at 8pm.
Opening Music: Quinn Deveaux
Q+A with Deborah Koons Garcia after the films!
DIY Meets Dirt Shorts
Practice of the Wild (John J. Healey)
An evocative and inspiring documentary about poet and deep ecology proponent, Gary Snyder.
Opening Short: Doghat’s Journey by Lydia Greer and Veronica de Jesus with music by Coconut
Opening Music: The Range of Light Wilderness
TRUST (Nancy Kelly, Kenji Yamamoto)
An empowering film about a youth theater company that transform the painful events of one member’s life into a powerful performance.
Opening Short: The Chambered Nautilus by Vanessa Woods
Opening Music: Ash Reiter
Animation + Experimentation
A night of animated and experimental shorts.
Opening Music: Amber Gougis
D-Tour (Jim Granato)
While struggling with kidney failure, performing dialysis daily and waiting for an organ donor, musician Pat Spurgeon’s commitment to touring with indie pop band Rogue Wave is put to the test.
Opening Short: Call + Response by Ellen Lake
Opening Music: Pancho-san
Sons of a Gun (Rivkah Beth Medow, Greg O’Toole)
A surprising, funny and poignant film following three schizophrenic men and their alcoholic caregiver as they struggle to stay together after getting evicted from their home.
Opening Short: Hell is a Place by Alan Disparte
Opening Music: Misisipi Mike Wolf