Docufest Special Event
Live Music by The Bergmot at 8:15 followed by shorts block 14.
Director Min Soo Park - USA - 5 min.
How does man strive to be happy? In the personal portrait of Swiss artist Lukas Krähenbühl, we follow him to understand what makes him happy and come to understand that accepting oneself is the key to happiness.
Director Sarah de Groot - USA - 7 min.
Music producer Kaelin Ellis talks on the troubles of breaking into the music industry.
Lui Na Greine "Window of a Sunset"
Director Brandon Andersen - USA - 17 min.
Megan Mosholder is a world renowned artist based out of Atlanta, GA. Last year I spent 45 days with Megan and her team as they constructed a 53' sculpture inside the Pittsburgh Google Office. "Lui Na Greine" dives into the Behind the scenes of that installation talking to the team members and Megan who worked extremely hard on making this project come to life.
shorts #14 :
The Time Thief
Directors Kyra Knox, Simone Holland - USA - 5 min.
Meet software engineer turned artist Steven Taylor who uses his photography to capture authentic moments that give credence to the beautiful legacy of blackness and black culture in Philadelphia and the world at large. Steven opened the first black-owned fine art photography gallery in the United States to create creative conversation in his majority-black community of Germantown.
Director John Thornton, II - USA - 8 min.
A profile doc on @ab2ether, an Atlanta based visual artist.
May 27 - 29, 2022 at RoleCall Theater
Screens Sunday, May 29, 2022 at 8:15 PM
at RoleCall Theater
Earth to Art: Basketmaker
Director David Zurick - USA - 5 min.
Jennifer Zurick harvests bark from willow trees that grow along Kentucky waterways and weaves it into world-acclaimed baskets
Director Leif Ramsey - USA - 16 min.
When the Soviet Union collapses, an enterprising art teacher imports thousands of Russian paintings to rural Tennessee. After years of collecting, his own mortality comes to the forefront and he must decide how to handle the unknown value and future of his expansion collection.
The 44 Scarves of Liza Minnelli
Director Russell Brown - USA - 11 min.
A filmmaker purchased 44 of Liza Minnelli’s used scarves at auction and sent them to 43 friends asking them to make images which suggested “Minnelli metaphor.” This project is the result…