Category Archives: documentary film festival

Short Film: THE SALTY GENERATIONS, 7min., USA, Documentary

15 years ago, Bernard Friedman became one of the first ocean farmers in Southern California. It was a risky move, but for Bernard there’s never been another choice. Farming shellfish is more than a job. It’s his way of reconnecting … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Thomas F. O’Brien (PHOTOS IN THE RAIN)

After careers in the Navy and as a painting contractor, Tom got a degree in Cinema and Television Arts. From there he was able to continue a lifetime passion for writing, and discovered a liking for directing, too. He was … Continue reading

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Short Film: PHOTOS IN THE RAIN, 10min, USA, Documentary

James Belsanti was a prominent photographer from the 60’s – 80’s in Chicago. In 2000 he moved to Virginia Beach, Virginia, and after his death a box of his photographs would be left at the curb for trash pickup. This … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Ido Bartana, Nadim Badiee (PAINFUL SILENCE)

Nadim comes from Iran and Ido comes from Israel. We met in California in 2017 and started collaborating and creating content together. We worked together on a 6 episode series about social problems that Nadim produced, and we are currently … Continue reading

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Short Film: PAINFUL SILENCE, 8min., USA, Documentary

The survivors of the Cambodian genocide who made their way to Oakland are still struggling to fit in. This movie tells the story of the generation who was born in the USA and has to bridge the cultures and break … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Stephane Benini (NOBRE ARTE)

Stéphane trained at the Conservatory of French Cinema ten years ago before joining the world of music videos, working with artists such as M83, Digitalism and Kavinsky. He then approached commercial agencies who took him around the world to explore … Continue reading

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Short Film: NOBRE ARTE, 9min., Brazil, Documentary

Nobre Arte Bring you in a Boxing Club in Rio de Janeiro, a very rare place, famous boxing trainer who decide to stay in his favelas and we follow Onofrio Lima, MMA fighter who decide to learn mma and muaythai … Continue reading

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