Paragon Grove 13
3015 Grand Ave. #322
Miami, FL 33133
8:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013
Movies | Film
There is a wandering knight in all of us, waiting to be summoned by our fears, our discoveries, and our convictions. The knights awaken in these characters, and their lives are changed forever.
Afghan ‘72 Directed by Pierre Forcioli-Conti, USA, 2013, 4 minutes, Documentary “When I found the 16mm reels in the attic of my parents house, I discovered an improbable side of my father's personality. Exit the suburban family man; enter the epic adventurer traveling on horseback in Afghanistan. A poetic essay about the unlikely meeting between a man and a landscape, Afghan '72 was shot in 16mm film in 1972 and shows splendid and rare footage from Afghanistan and Iran.” -PFC Deazularrojo Directed by Ana Lorenz, Spain, 2013, 5 minutes, Narrative Fran has a picture and a goal: to beat up the boy who appears in it.
Drone Strike Directed by Chris Richmond, United Kingdom, 2013, 21 minutes, Narrative A day in the life of a devoted father and serving RAF drone pilot - juggling the normality of his domestic life with the warped reality of firing Hellfire missiles 4000 miles away in Afghanistan - and how one fateful decision shatters his conviction.
Le Train Bleu Directed by Stephanie Assimacopoulo, France, 2013, 18 minutes, Narrative Paris - Gare De Lyon. Elie behaves as a true bounder. Selena, evermore in love, still wants to pick up the pieces. At the bar of 'Le Train Bleu', where they stop to have a last drink, neither one can imagine what will happen...
Our Name is Michael Morgan Directed by Maurice Caldera, United Kingdom, 2013, 13 minutes, Narrative Salesman Michael Morgan inexplicably continues to run into himself. But there is more than meets the eye to his innocuous doppelganger. In fits of territorial jealousy and humor, Michael may be losing their mind.
The Closet Monster Directed by Alec Toller, Canada, 2013, 9 minutes, Narrative Gerald is a professional Closet Monster hunter. When a closet monster kidnaps his own twelve-year-old son, Arthur, Gerald ventures in to his son's closet-nightmare realm. As Gerald chases after his son, he must decide whether to rescue his child or face his own nightmare: letting Arthur grow up.
The Guardian Directed by Joseph Marconi, USA, 2013, 6 minutes, Narrative Nora is at a crossroads. Unsure whether to revel in normality or accept her fate, she has a change of heart when a young man lamenting over his recent split ignites her curiosity, and at once, her calling.
12.00 MsFF: Wandering Knight (Paragon Grove) 12.00