Marcie has a dream: to own Ed’s Tavern, where she’s bartender and den mother to her community of regular folk. But when a developer and an endangered owl begin to unravel her plans, Marcie has to rally her people to confront the forces of big money and save the community.
Two life coaches head into the Utah wilderness to launch a women’s mindfulness retreat, only to have their own lives unravel over one awkward weekend.
In this touching and bittersweet family portrait, a budding competitive cyclist has to confront her past when her father comes back into her life.
“Like all things truly American…both celebration and elegy.”
– Willamette Week
“Personal and very moving.”
Moira MacDonald, The Seattle Times
Christopher Frizzelle, The Stranger
Starring Eric Stoltz, Susanna Thompson and Kevin Tighe
Artios Award winner Best Short Film Casting
IFP Spotlight Award winner
Screenplay by Michael Raymond
A free-spirited and cynical young woman seeks redemption from a recent tragedy.
On a lazy suburban afternoon, Lowell thinks he’s found a new way to get Melissa to do what he wants; but his day changes course when Melissa puts the technique to work for her.