Shorts Program 4: The Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins With a Single Step

  • 108 mins

In this program

We Choose To Go

Directed by Marlene Emilia Rios

When Angie Miranda first awakens onboard the Horizon, she notices something seems a bit…off. Her crew mates have died in their sleep, the food onboard the ship is beyond expired, and the ship appears to have undergone a fatal mission error resulting in 60 years of directionless drift. As Angie tries to overcome the dire scenario she’s found herself in, she reflects back on the life she gave up on Earth.

The Boy And The Astronaut (El Nino Y El Astronauta)

Directed by Adrian Velasquez

After misplacing his favorite toy, a young boy is led by his other toys through the fantastic obstacles of his grieving conscience in an attempt to be reunited with his dear astronaut.

The Voyage (La Travesia)

Directed by Edio Raven

Two Venezuelan brothers migrate to Colombia after the situation in their home country becomes unbearable, but everything turns upside down after they get robbed and have to continue their hundred mile journey without money or food.

Great America

Directed by Angelita Mendoza

Jay is the leader of a militia of citizens that detain immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally. His world is turned upside down when an illegal immigrant and his young daughter break into his home.

Mad Machine

Directed by Sergio Guerra

In the not-too-distant future, personal security androids fill the void left by a fully privatized police force. When one woman’s android malfunctions, she must fight to survive its murderous onslaught.


Directed by Jaime Castañeda

A mother shares stories with her son on a momentous, late afternoon drive.

Loving Anna

Directed by Travis Orozco

Alex buys a new augmented reality device that allows him to see, hear, and feel a lost love. It is so life-like it leads him to ultimately pick a fake reality over real human connection.

City of Silence (La Ciudad De Silencio)

Directed by Nicolle Marquez

An elderly man copes with a double aftermath: a ravaged island and the passing of his wife.

Dates & Times

Thu, Sep 16
9:00 pm