Based in Harlem, this festival includes panels and networking events in addition to film screenings. Here's a couple of their film offerings:
An inventor in the future loses her twin sister tragically. To cope with her grief she creates a Time/Space Portal that can go to other dimensions. Her goal? To find her twin. The portal opens. They see each other for the first time, there is happiness, and jubilation. But soon they discovered that crossing the portal means death.
Vuelve con nostros (Come Back to Us)
On a night out with his co-workers, Oscar is confronted with a bizarre request by a woman off the street and her two children. Oscar is unprepared for the impact on his life as he questions the significance of their appeal. Based on the short story “Fatherhood” by Oscar Estrada.
New York: Sept. 15 - 28. See their website for full lineup and details.