The Midwife (Dir. Ezgi Ay) (12 mins.) (Turkey)
A young midwife is assigned to work in an Anatolian village and attempts to get accepted into the female community.
Sowol Road (25 mins.) (Dir. Jong-Hun Shin) (Korea)
In order to bring home the bread, Jum-soon works at a restaurant during the day and sells her body on Sowol Road at night. When she saves Eun-ji, a young individual working on the other side of the road, from a dangerous situation, the two share their stories.
Razor (15 mins.) (Dir. James Jenkins) (Canada)
Set in rural New England after the Second Great Awakening, a young girl invokes an animistic spirit in a devoutly Christian community.
Yochi (25 mins.) (Dir. Illana Lapid) (Belize)
Yochi, a 9-year-old selectively mute Mayan boy, guards a nest of endangered Yellow-Headed Parrots in Belize’s pine savannah. When his beloved older brother, Itza, returns from the city, Yochi learns that he’s in debt and has turned to poaching – setting the brothers on a collision course.
QED (17 mins.) (Dir. Amy-Joyce Hastings) (Ireland)
A couple dealing with the aftermath of a terrible accident explore what we will and won’t sacrifice for the person we love. In attendance: Director Amy-Joyce Hastings an Executive Producer Graham Cantwell.