Below is information regarding the 2016 St. Louis International Film Festival. The 2017 festival will take place Nov. 2-12, 2017.

Narrative Shorts: Drama 1

102 min.

Schedule

Sunday, Nov. 6 at 2:00pm

See the world through someone else's eyes in these dramatic shorts.

Film Category

Shorts Competition

Subject

African American LGBTQ

Genre

Drama

American Male

Michael Rohrbaugh

A deeply closeted fraternity brother sublimates his shame by brutally hazing a freshman pledge.

2016
7 min.

Home

More Raca

Hava cannot inherit her paternal property and must be married off by her brother.

2016
24 min.
Albanian

How to Be Alone

Erez Eisenstein

A brokenhearted lesbian grapples with her lonely existence as a singleton.

2015
22 min.
Hebrew

Light Sounds

Karem Kamel

Sajid's passion in life is to get a little extra from what he has: more attention, more freedom, more happiness.

2016
14 min.
English & Singhalase

Sista In the Brotherhood

Dawn Jones Redstone

A black tradeswoman faces discrimination on a new job site and must choose between making a stand or keeping her job.

2015
21 min.

Your Mother and I

Anna Maguire

Johnna and her dad are talking, but they can't seem to connect, with each growing more and more frustrated.

2016
14 min.