Trade (120 min.) - Viewer discretion is
advised. Some content not suitable for younger audiences.
When 13-year-old Adriana is kidnapped by sex traffickers in Mexico City, her
17-year-old brother, Jorge, sets off on a desperate mission to save her.
Inspired by Peter Landesman's chilling NY Times Magazine story on the U.S. sex
trade, "The Girls Next Door," Trade is a thrilling story of courage and a
devastating expose of one of the world's most heinous crimes.
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Diner (110 min) - Featuring Steve Guttenberg!
A group of college-age buddies struggle with their imminent passage into
adulthood in 1959 Baltimore by going to the same spot they've gone to since
their youth - a local diner.
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Young@Heart (109 min.)
Over the last 25 years, there has existed a group of senior citizens living in
Northampton, Massachusetts, who refuse to let age and ill health get them down.
Young@Heart is a documentary based on the lives of the current singing group of
24 senior citizens, brought to the big screen by British filmmaker, Stephen
Walker, who saw their performance in London.
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Farming for the Future: Farm Life on Long Island (60 min.)
Documentary that celebrates the three hundred year old family farmer way of
life, examining the challenges of farming in suburbia and exploring solutions
that can hep farmers remain on the land.
Golden Wagon Film Festival Selection:
Second Guessing Grandma (10 min)
Set in 1982, the simple, true-life story of an important week in the life of a
twenty-something gay man who finally comes out to his beloved grandmother in the
Jersey City house he was raising in following mounting pressure from his mother
and boyfriend not to do so.
Presented by the BeFilm Underground Film Festival:
Art of Stalking (12mins)
A protective but misguided young man who, feeling that he object of affection is
in danger, takes matters into his own hands.
Pralines (12 min)
A mother's constant nagging about her daughter's eating habits strains their
relationship until the daughter makes a shocking discovery.
My 13 (10mins)
A young boy attempts to become close with his first crush and inadvertently
reveals his best friend's secret.
The Wednesdays (13 min.)
Two pensioners manage to reignite the love they'd almost forgotten about.
Unfortunately, soon the law comes knocking at their door.
Red Wagon Kids Film Fest:
(intended for audiences of all ages)
Due to its overwhelming success, the Red Wagon Kids Film Fest has been
greatly expanded this year to include a 45 minute program for young children
(under 12) followed by our first ever student film festival. The younger program
features animated and live-action films made by independent filmmakers for a
young audience. GWFF has partnered with the Brooklyn International Kids Film
Fest to bring young people some of the greatest new short films made especially
for them. We are also very excited to introduce a venue for student filmmakers
with part 2 of this year's Red Wagon Kids Film Fest. Working with the Suffolk
County Film Commission's First Exposure Film Festival, we have selected the top
films from student filmmakers across Suffolk County to bring you the very best
animations, claymations, docs, narratives, and PSA's.
Starts at 11:00 AM
Sponsored by The Brooklyn International Film Festival
Don't Smash (3 min.)
Monkey and Bunny go on an adventure in a house of cards, but when Bunny makes a
hasty decision she learns a valuable lesson.
The Dark (2 min.)
After being tucked into bed, a little girl is left alone in her dark bedroom.
Too afraid to go to sleep, the little girl finally discovers what is really
hiding in the dark.
Ruby Who? (6 min.)
Ruby Who? is sweet and innocent story of a little girl's adventure in
re-discovering her identity.
Maggie and Mildred (4 min.)
Maggie and Mildred hae been friends their entire lives. Well, at least one of
La Lune (7 min)
Kyung Hee Shon
A couple discovers there is more to the unique world that they live in.
Thom Cat (7 min.)
A talking cat named Thom uses one of his genius inventions to take on a
neighborhood bully who taunts his new friend Melissa.
Aliens (2 min.)
Indiana Woodward, a 4-year-old girl, tells it how it is to be an alien in a
world where robots are their friends that keep dogs from chewing their legs off.
Herbert the Chameleon (5 min.)
An eager chameleon pays his first visit to the iMax cinema hoping to experience
the wonders of popcorn and the big screen 3D adventure.
Dear Fatty (7 min.)
Fatty the hampster meets lots of animals during her travels and learns about the
Student Film Festival
Starts at 12:15
Sponsored by Suffolk County Film Commission's First Exposure Series
The Delivery (2 min)
In this animated short, a goofball named Hopkins must overcome a pack of dogs
and other obstacles to prove to his boss that he is not a screw-up.
Don't Use Your Friends (1 min.)
A performance piece in which a teen learns what happens when you take advantage
of your friends.
Domestic Violence PSA (1 min.)
A PSA encouraging women to speak out when they become victims of abuse.
Better Than Fine (3 min.)
A high school big shot is both loved and hated by everyone. No one can decide
whether they want to be him or never see him again. What is it about him that
makes him so cool and so…uncool?
Not Another Zombie Movie (2 min.)
Peter Collazo, James Kingdon, Peter Darnaud, Colin Causeman, Bill Fischer
In this animated short, a normal night for two friends turns into a race to stay
alive when zombies show up at their door.
Lakota (2 min.)
Cody Blue Snider
In this trailer created for a feature film, a Native American woman is taken
from her husband. A white man must fight his people and hers to return her
safely to her home.
The Corner Pet Shop (10 min.)
This claymation short reveals the exciting life animals live when the pet shop
owner goes home for the night.
Puzzled (3 min.)
Michael Ferris & Brian Romanelli
A young man experiences the unexpected when he realizes the puzzle he's working
on is no ordinary puzzle.
Roto-Ball (2 min.)
Mrs. Swan's Huntinton High Video Production Class:
Jeff Green, Sebastian Norgaard, Amanda Plunkett,Dan Lobasso, Luke Reigot,
Connor Pufahl, Jesse Kitzen
A magical ball travels the world and takes part in many people's adventures.
Kids These Days (8 min.)
Justin Davidson, Anthony Giangrasso, Tom Guarnieri, Amber Wright, & Hanane Zayer
When Janine is involved in a freak scooter accident, everyone has a difficult
time adjusting, even the tough guys – what good is pasta if there's no Janine?
Always Ready (4 min.)
Always Ready" is the U.S. Coast Guard's motto. We learn how they stay ready to
save lives by spending time with the Montauk Coast Guard in this documentary by
eleven year old Herbie Gilman.