Shorts Program: Community + Local
- Sun, Oct 17
Please Note: All in-person screenings for GlobeDocs Film Festival 2021 require proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test for entry to the theater. A discussion with the filmmakers will follow the screening.
Run Time: 72 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2021
Shorts Program 1/Community & Local
Three Penobscot families decide to enter the building where their ancestors death warrants were signed. BOUNTY lifts the veil on the reality and brutality of settler colonialism with Boston’s Old State House as its hub.
A retired office administrator in rural Alabama fights for the health and safety of her often overlooked community, convincing many of the residents in her town to take the covid vaccine.
Snowy, a four-inch-long pet turtle, has lived an isolated life in the family basement. With help from a team of experts and his caretaker, Uncle Larry, we ask: Can Snowy be happy, and what would it take?
Members of the community come together and create an illuminated lantern walk to bring attention to gentrification and housing affordability in East Somerville, Massachusetts.
At an LGBTQ retirement home, the annual “senior” prom takes on a whole new meaning – a celebration of the lives and legacies of resistance of the eldest queer generation.
In Person Guests: Adam Mazo, Ben Pender-Cudlip, Andrew Eldridge, Elizabeth Eldridge, Jeremy Levine, Rachael DeCruz
Brattle passes not valid for this screening.