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Artful, visually striking stories brought to life with captivating animation

Artful, visually striking stories brought to life with captivating animation

Non-fiction stories depicting people, places, and issues

Non-fiction stories depicting people, places, and issues

Thought-provoking, unusual films that tell stories using non-narrative or alternative narrative forms

Thought-provoking, unusual films that tell stories using non-narrative or alternative narrative forms

Narrative films telling gripping, provocative, timely fictional stories

Narrative films telling gripping, provocative, timely fictional stories

Films that showcase and celebrate linguistic diversity

Films that showcase and celebrate linguistic diversity

Fiction and non-fiction love stories, mystery thrillers, uplifting comedies and harrowing dramas — in 30 minutes or less

Fiction and non-fiction love stories, mystery thrillers, uplifting comedies and harrowing dramas — in 30 minutes or less

Shorts and features across all genres from emerging student filmmakers

Shorts and features across all genres from emerging student filmmakers