because it is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

films that embrace obstacles and celebrate those who overcome them.

june 19 – july 2, 2022

seen (manuela pianesi, argentina): a tired student struggles to distinguish reality from fantasy after a chilling encounter.

derby! (zoe mccuen, united states): undeterred by the size of her competition, a mouse takes to the roller rink.

toke (nono ayuso, united kingdom): an exploration of identity, contemporary alienation, and acceptance.

ian, a moving story (abel goldfarb, argentina): a boy with cerebral palsy tries to return to his beloved playground despite the discrimination and bullying he faces.