COVEN FILM FEST: Saturday Morning Shorts
January 11 only
Saturday Morning Shorts lineup:
In the fever of her first period, a late-blooming teenager is haunted by by her small town’s local legend, only to find that the “Boogeywoman” is flesh and blood… the mother she never had.
Directed by Erica Scoggins. 17 min.
Dad fights to get Grandma out of bed. But Grandma can’t, she just sleeps. Love just wants to play—to be part of things and be close. This childhood portrayal blends feature film with animations to create an unforgettable experience repeatedly blackened.
Directed by Hanna Sköld. 15 min.
La Llorona is a surrealistic film about a group of children who feel haunted by the Llorona—the legendary Mexican ghost of a woman who murdered her children. Their powerful fantasy and fear unleash a chain of events that lead them to become a part of this legend themselves.
Directed by Rosana Cuellar. 29 min.
A Normal Girl
A Normal Girl brings the widely unknown struggles of intersex people to light through the story of intersex activist Pidgeon Pagonis.
Directed by Aubree Bernier-Clarke. 14 min.
A girl with uncommonly large ears is bullied at school, but finds solace in her friendship with a crow in the woods. She feeds the bird everyday and in exchange, it presents her with gifts, until a violent encounter at school causes their ritual to take an unsettling turn.
Directed by Jacintha Charles. 13 min.
COVEN FILM FEST: Saturday Morning Shorts: Upcoming Showtimes