Frenzy Short Film Fest is made possible in part with public funds from Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation, Creative Engagement, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by LMCC.
INTERNATIONAL FRENZY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Each short will be available for viewing for 24 hours only, by visiting this site on the day designated for each one.
Written and Directed by Javad Safavi
Starring:Nastaran Amirabdollahian, Maria Mirzaee, Katayoun Talaee & Omid Tavili
Short Description: Mina, an Iranian journalist is forced to accept a position in a tabloid magazine. She gets assigned for an interview Sonia, a woman who claims to be a medium, even though she did not believe in such spiritual communications. Mina is a representative of intellectuals in a traditional society based on beliefs rooted in myths and religion, beliefs that subconsciously affect people’s minds and can cause contradictions in important decisions in people’s lives.
VOODOO MON (USA)
Written and Directed by: Christopher D’andre Williams
STARRING: Sara Quince, Imani & Ephiany Samuels
Short Description: A girl is resurrected from the dead only to seek revenge on her bullies.
JEPHTA (PUERTO RICO)
Written by:Abimael Acosta
Starring: Carmen L. Acosta,Omar Miranda, Jeancarlo Rodríguez
Short Description: A mother, who lives between the world of fantasy and reality, leads her to a fatal outcome.
I DID IT (USA)
Written by Alfonso Rey & Violeta Fonseca
Directed by: Gabriel Flores
Starring:AlfonSo Rey, Zindia Pino & Belange RodrigueZ
Short Description: Nicolás is a patient with a dissociative identity disorder. He is the first suspect for his girlfriend missing. He is being interrogated by Sophia, a psychologist in charge of the case. In her eagerness to discover the truth, she triggers the appearance of his other personalities who will come to his defense.
STILL BREAtHING (INDIA)
Choreographer & Performer: Harshal Vyas
Music: Deval Shukla
Camera: Aakash Solanki
Short Description: We can’t go out, we can’t take Normal breath, we are not sure about our future, we can’t meet the people but yes we still breathing, we still alive, we are in that situation where we don’t able to live normally because of this Covid19, we know how hard for us to live our normal life. We can do whatever we want to do with full of energy. We try that this performance also speaks about the same feeling with minimum body structure or with half of the body and yes still we can dance with “Challenging Uncertainty”.
SALVADOR (PUERTO RICO)
Written by: Angel Janer
Directed by: Angel Janer & Juan Maco Jones
Starring: Carlos Alberto Lopez, Antulio Pietri, Peter Jones, Ashley Angely