Screening Schedule

10:00am - OPENING CEREMONY

10:10am – LITTLE MISS TWENTY SOMETHING

(Georgia)

 

Tori stalls adulthood out of fear of leaving her single mother alone in their Southern small town.  Burdened by comparisons and expectations, she is unable to find her place in this world until she meets Emmett, who is determined to help her become whoever it is she wants to be.

11:25am - Hop Skotch the Funk Dumpling

(Florida)


A lonely privileged kid and a street huslin' hobo discover the value of friendship through their shared love of break dancing.

11:45am - The Case of the Maltese Moose and Squirrel

(Georgia)


A young boy has the adventure of a lifetime while spending the day at his father's office during spring break.

11:55am - MORNINGSTAR

(Georgia)


Morningstar (Satan) summons God to a remote forest to ask a unique question.

12:15pm - YES YOU MAY: THE STORY OF CHRISTOPHER'S GARDEN

(North Carolina)


A talents artist who works with clay and metal, Christopher Mello has made a garden with highlights that include a blue bottle tree, Shovelhenge, a fountain from salvaged steel and the new form of blue Poppy thirteen years in the making.

12:45pm - ALIENS STOLE MY BOYFRIEND

(Georgia)


Two cute alien chicks from the planed Moe came to Earth in search of boyfriends because Testosterone Fever wiped out all the boys on their planet. They immediately meet Roger Dodger and are smitten by him. His girlfriend, Cindy, is not amused and sets her sights on eliminating the competition.

1:15 - OPPENHEIMER

(Canada)


Based on a dark moment in the life of Dr J Robert Oppenheimer, father of the Atomic Bomb. "Oppenheimer" explores nostalia, optimism and betrayal under the threat of impending failure.

1:25pm - FIRST DO NO HARM

(South Carolina)


First Do No Harm follows elementary school janitor Jesus Torres through small life-changing portions of two seperate days in which he is thrust into scenarios that force him to make decisions about the ethical ramifications of each situation.

1:45pm - NOT ANYMORE: A STORY OF REVOLUTION

(Syria/New York)


The story of the Syrian revolution as told through the experiences of two young Syrians - a male rebel righter and a female journalist.

2:05pm - AKA THE SURGEON

(Georgia)


A CIA agent goes into a war-torn middle eastern country to save a scientist from a Dictator and his thugs so that the scientist can testify at the UN.

2:35pm - SACRIFICES

(Georgia)

 

When a detective running out of time and options in the hunt for a string of missing women (including his girlfriend) visits a psychic as a last ditch effort, he gets more than he was bargaining for.

2:45pm - THE DEATHS OF JAMIE SMITH

(Alabama)


A young girl does not like her sister's new boyfriend and will do anything she can to get rid of him.

3:00pm - STOKER'S TRUTH

(California)


A Christian radio talk show host has his faith and life tested when he is forced to face his past by an unexpected visitor during his show.

3:25pm - REDEMPTIVE SUFFERING

(Georgia)


When Eric Johnson loses his wife, he falls into a cycle of depression and alcohol abuse. Hell-bent on revenge, Eric searches for the killers. Plagued by visions of his wife, the only way to overcome this trial is to hit rock bottom.

3:50pm - REAPER

(Georgia)


A young soldier is lost and alone behind enemy lines after his unit is wiped out in an ambush. Fortunately, "Reaper" arrives and promises to take care of him.

4:10pm - THE LEGEND OF SEVEN TOE MAGGIE

(Georgia)


A group of rag-tag paranormal investigators get more than they bargain for when they research an old urban legend for a disturbed local girl.

5:50pm - THE TORTURED

(Georgia)


A group of mercenaries are hired to hunt down a ruthless Eastern European dictator. Conrad, the newest member of the team, not only discovers the true motivations of those around him but also the darkness that is hidden within his own heart.

6:25pm - HANGRY

(Australia)

 

Ricky has a simple job to do. Sit with a bag full of cash and wait for the boss to arrive. But when hunger strikes and there's nothing to eat, he spends two dollars of the boss's money. When Ricky's associate Mick alerts Ricky o fhis impending doom, Ricky must find a way of paying the two dollars back befor ethe boss comes. Every bite will cost you.

6:45pm - BACK TO ONE

(Georgia)


A frusrated director repeatedly goes back in time to make the perfect movie for a film contest.

7:00pm - AWARD CEREMONY

8:00pm - GOOD GRIEF SUICIDE HOTLINE

(Georgia)


A naive young man, fresh out of college, goes to work with a collection of degenerates in a sub-par crisis counseling center and learns that saving others isn't nearly as difficult as saving yourself.

9:30pm - EN MI RECUERDO SIEMPRE ESTARAS

(Columbia)

 

(You Will Always Be In My Memory)

A boy and a girl have a chance meeting on a bus.

9:35pm - TERRESTRIAL

(New York)


A playful rumination on character, reality, time and relationships. Terrestrial focuses on an isolated caretaker who must prepare an art exhibition at an unused artist-in-residency program. Whether or not these grounds are haunted by an alluring female presence, or if the recurring nymph-like apparition is merely a figment of the caretaker's unsettled imigination is a matter of purposeful debate. Less a narrative work than an audiovisual experiment, this debut feature is not afraid to mix tones and rhythms to create a uniquely cinematic experience.

10:45pm - CLOSING CEREMONY

 

 

UPCOMING DEADLINES

 

Earlybird Deadline

March 31, 2018

 

Regular Deadline

May 31, 2018

 

Late Deadline

July 31, 2018

 

WAB Extended Deadline

August 7, 2018

 

2017 Festival Date

August 25 & 26,  2018

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