Matt hasn’t eaten in days. His stomach stabs and twists inside, but Matt won’t give in. Because Matt has discovered something: the hungrier he gets, the more he seems to have . . . powers. The ability to see & hear things he shouldn’t be able to. Maybe even the authority to bend time and space. But Matt doesn’t realize there are many kinds of hunger…and he isn’t in control of all of them.
A cultural coming-of-age story about a career-driven Latina American during her “double quinceañera” — celebrated at age 30 because she missed having her first quinceñera at 15. She invites her parents, best friends, and brazen married cousin to a work trip disguised as a double quince, inviting trouble that could jeopardize her job and her relationships.
Adam, an outcast queer teen living on the fringes of Hawaii, is sent from to live with his estranged mother in suburban Las Vegas following his grandfather’s death. Thousands of miles away from everything he knows, he’s forced to make sense of his offbeat new family and friends and face his mother’s bipolar disorder. Adam begins to shape a new gender identity that’s in the middle of what he’s known his whole life and what he has left to discover.
After getting hypnotized, a 16-year-old begins to see changes in the world around him.
The four Fitzgerald-Trout siblings live together on a lush tropical island, sleeping in their car, bathing in the ocean, and driving anywhere they need to go. If they put their minds to it, they can do anything. Even, they hope, find a real home and possibly save the world.
Logline: A closeted high school football player is forced to volunteer at a retirement community after getting in trouble with the law, where he forms an unlikely friendship with an elderly veteran mourning the loss of his long time male partner.
He’s a talented skateboarder hamstrung by a drug habit, and she is the one who has to decide whether they are on the cusp of an important cultural moment or if her love for him and her forgiveness of his shortcomings will bring both of them down. Acquired by Bruce Dern’s Publicly Private Productions.
Newly transitioned trans girl Sophie Crumb starts her tumultuous first year of high school, complete with a love triangle (or square), the return of her estranged father, her brother’s drinking problem, a dissolving best friendship and a role in a school play that she didn’t even audition for.
Logline: After being exiled from her community, a young Iranian girl with leprosy moves to a leper colony in Karachi, where an aid worker helps her obtain entry into the United States, only to discover that the company sponsoring her trip has ulterior motives.
Logline: After the violent death of their parents, a lame wolf pup must step up to lead his siblings as they run from the murderous wolf looking to finish the job.
Logline: When a ghost ship crashes into the harbor of a small town, a manhunt ensues for the mysterious figure seen fleeing from the wreckage. As rumor and lore builds around the event, one young boy befriends a powerful stranger who is being blamed for the tragedy.
Logline: A young girl befriends the famous actor John Wilkes Booth just before he assassinates President Abraham Lincoln.