Synopsis & Film Details
Fresno Filmworks Festival 2007
Sunday, April 15 2007 at 1:30 p.m
Five filmmakers screen their short films, with discussion to follow.
Written and directed by Peter Torstensen Jr. USA, 2007, 6 min.
A young widower is driven to punish the person responsible for the death of his wife and daughter.
Directed by Teresa Flores. USA, 2006; 4 min.
At 12 years old, Joy speaks candidly about her experiences of violence and turmoil as a child growing up in the inner city of Fresno. What she sees around her conflicts with her innocence and constitution.
Tissiack: The Great Northwest Face of Half Dome
Directed by Steve Crutchfield. USA; 18 Min.
Documentarian Steve Crutchfield follows large-format photographer Michael Ambrose on his journey to photograph the northwest face of Half Dome in Yosemite.
Written, directed, and edited by Bipul Karki.
Nepal, 2007; 14 min.
In Nepali, with English Subtitles.
“Kubaato” in Nepali means “wrong way”. Set in Nepal, a kidnapping plot goes wrong.
Directed by Jared Varava, cinematography by Damien Acevedo.
USA; 2004; 17 Mins.
A relay team trains for the big race – and hopes to find its fourth runner. Winner of the International Cinematographer’s Guild Award for Artistic Achievement.
Part of the 3rd Fresno Film Festival (2007).