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Best of NFFTY at the Seattle Public Library

We’re excited to announce our new partnership with the Seattle Public Library system! To kick off this collaboration, we are holding a Best of NFFTY screening at the downtown Seattle Library (Central Branch) on April 5 and you are invited! Get warmed up for NFFTY 2014 with some of the best short films from past NFFTY festivals. Following the screening there will be a Q&A with a few of the director’s themselves that you can participate in.

The event is free to attend. You’ll also have a chance to win tickets to Opening Night of NFFTY 2014!

Saturday, April 5, 2014


Central Library
(1000 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104)

Microsoft Auditorium

Doors open at 1:30pm



 Da-CapoDa Capo (2012) 

A film about being captured in a dream with strange beauty.

Directed by Julien Budorovits | Germany


En Route (2012) 

“En Route” traces the life story of a professional pilot, backtracking from the moment of his death.

Directed by Colin Levy | USA


The Painted Girl (2013) 

The story of Megan, a closeted gay 15-year-old who runs away from her mother’s expectations. Hiding in an abandoned subway tunnel, she uses spray paint to create art for her mother.

Directed by Ben Kadie | USA

astrangedayinjulyA Strange Day in July (2012) 

Following the death of his brother, 12-year old Ryan needs all the help he can get.

Directed by Shantal Freedman | USA


Two Brothers (2007)

Two brothers, Thomas and Robert, find themselves engaged in the horror that is the American Civil War.

Directed by Dylan, Jesse & Miles Stipek  | USA


Head West (2013) 

A music video for the song Head West by Towers, examining the process of leaving and difficulties of letting go

Directed by Aaron & Austin Keeling, Chase Horseman | USA

KacchoGaduloKachho Gadulo (2013) 

Kachho Gadulo is a story about the vibrant and diverse culture of India as seen through a young child’s imagination.

Directed by Pranay Patwardhan | India

Alone Alone (2013) 

A man lives alone in a post-apocalyptic world without his family, forever searching for another living person to comfort him

Directed by Max Magerkurth | USA

JuggleAndCutJuggle & Cut (2013) 

In the autumn of 1998, a profound tragedy echoed through a small Michigan farming community.

Directed by Caleb Slain | USA

Goodbye (2013)

GoodbyeTwo brothers take a once-in-a-lifetime road trip to transit into the next stages of their lives – but not in the way they originally planned.

Directed by Joel McCarthy | Canada