An Evening with Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival
November 19th, 2017
PROGRAM B: IN BETWEEN US
Description: The bonds that connect us often come in unexpected forms.
A look at the powerful connection between a pair of outdoor ping pong tables in the heart of New York City and the unlikely group of people they've brought together, from homeless people to investment bankers to gangbangers.
Documentary 16 minutes
A short film about making a friend on the ride home.
Narrative 9 minutes
"Bende Sira/Ich Bin Dran" (It's My Turn)
Directed by Ismet Ergun
Synopsis: A declaration of love of cinema, a play between kids in an urban setting.
Narrative - 10 minutes
It's a hot summer's day, and for the first time in years Anna, the sewing workshop worker, unexpectedly finds herself alone, without her son. She sets out for a free night, roaming the streets of her small desert town, looking for a man who can touch her, even just for one brief moment. Brief nudity and adult situations.
Narrative 24 minutes
Moritats are old folk songs about crimes and are typical of Central Europe. Zela Trovke is a moritat from Slovakia which the Holland Baroque Society has recovered to include in its Barbaric Beauty program. Maite Larburu, the orchestra’s violinist, unveils the song’s hidden secrets.
Documentary 13 minutes
Screening followed by a Q&A discussion with festival director, Michael Harrington.
Serving: Popcorn, drinks and snacks!
For more information on the festival and films please visit www.wanderingreel.org