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Cuanacaquilitl (Dandelion)
In a rural Mexican town, a teenage girl and her best friend search for home remedies to stop an unwanted pregnancy. Together, they discover that despite the vulnerable situations society places women in, sisterhood can help them flourish.

16:30

Written, directed, & produced by Lorena R. Valencia
Cinematography by Nemo Allen
Editing by Marta G. Tenorio

Cuanacaquilitl (Dandelion) premiered at the Morelia International Film Festival, and won a 2022 National Board of Review Student Award.


The Monk & the Rebel
During the Nepalese Civil War, a Buddhist Monk finds his morality challenged when he meets the Maoist rebel who killed his master.

13:40

Written & directed by Prabhat Gurung
Produced by Hita Kumari Gurung
Cinematography by Nemo Allen
Editing by Juan Blanco García

The Monk & the Rebel won a 2022 National Board of Review Student Award.
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