Dir. Nick Paul White, Austin, TX
A lonely, middle-aged widow, struggling with the prospect of moving on, goes on her first date since the death of her husband to see if she can start a new chapter in her life.
Dir. Kevin Alejandro, Leslie Alejandro, Los Angeles, CA
In an attempt to “live colorfully,” the strength of a couple’s relationship is tested by a situation where it might be more important to get out rather than get off.
Dir. Julio Mas Alcaraz, Spain
Paco and Jose are two teenage boys living in a marginal neighborhood of Madrid, a place hostile to each of their dreams. With serious family problems, and surrounded by an aggressive, macho, homophobic environment, they must lead a double life to hide the beginning of a love relationship and their passion for flamenco dance.
Dir. Cedric Thomas Smith, San Antonio, TX
After 30 years of employment, Joe retires from his job so that he can spend his time with the love of his life, Eva.
Dir. Noah Weisberg, Los Angeles, CA
Two people at a crossroads in life find inspiration in one another through a chance encounter, but who knew just how much one night could change their lives.
Dir. Bob Celli, NYC, NY
Celeste and Robert meet at a speed dating event. A lonely widow yearning for connection and a lover of art in search of perfection.