Cuanacaquilitl (Dandelion)
A teenage girl living in a rural Mexican town is helped by her best friend in her search for home remedies to stop an unwanted pregnancy. Together they discover that in spite of 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 Film Festival, and also won a 2022 National Board of Review Student Award.


The Monk & the Rebel
During the Nepalese Civil War, a survivor Buddhist Monk’s morality is challenged when he encounters an injured Maoist Rebel.

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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