After serving in the Vietnam War, author and eco-warrior Doug Peacock spent years alone in the Wyoming and Montana wilderness observing grizzly bears. This time in the wild changed the course of his life. With the protection of Yellowstone grizzlies now under threat, Peacock reflects on the importance of habitat and why he continues to fight for wild causes.
East of the River
d. Hannah Peterson
Teonna is unexpectedly suspended from school and is faced with figuring out what to do with a day on the streets of Washington, DC.
d. Celine Held & Logan George
Struggling with feelings for her best friend, 14 year-old Marie stages an almost perfect plan.
Skin the Wire
d. Erin Greenwell
A seismic shift for four small town teens when the freak show comes to town.
d. Will Kindrick
A water logged love story.
This Being Human | إنسانية |
d. Guido Ronge & Aimie Vallat
A portrait of a young Iraqi who left everything behind at 15, in a solo quest for a more peaceable future; Hameed’s salvation is education in the US bound by a big altruistic dream.
d. Nate Milton
This is a true story based on the filmmaker’s experiences within the realms of High Strangeness, Magical Thinking and Manic Delusion.
d. Carlos Garcia de Dios
Subway is a short film about a very long instant: falling in love.
George & Brenda
d. Kai Burley
A portrait of dementia and its effects on a relationship.
how to make a ghost
d. Gabriela Escovar
How to Make a Ghost is an animated film about remembering the things that shape you, especially painful memories we’re told we should forget.
d. Alexa Lim Haas
A Chinese manicurist in Miami attempts to describe feelings she doesn't have the words for.
d. Alexandra Barreto
When she’s tricked into attending an all-female goddess retreat, a self-proclaimed “guy’s girl” has to come to terms with her misguided ideas on womanhood.
LAS DEL DIENTE
d. Ana Pérez López
Three women discuss the social pressure of having kids while celebrating the uniqueness of their bodies.
d. Iyabo Boyd
Me Time is a short feminist sex comedy about a black woman named Deborah, who is wound up after a hectic work day and is thinking about how to decompress, when three parts of her inner psyche appear and encourage her to get it on solo. The Debs fondly rehash their more promiscuous years and work through past trauma, ultimately coming together to break through their personal limitations around self-care and sex.
d. Foster Wilson
The night before he says 'I do,' Dave commits a cardinal sin: His doubts about tying the knot go viral. Alone at the altar, Dave must confront his own cold feet, a Greek chorus of bridesmaids, and the bride herself - all to save his marriage before it's even begun.
d. Jon Bloch
When Kenny puts his life on hold to care for his terminally-ill father, he soon realizes he may be the only one putting up the fight.
"Sorry, Not Sorry"
d. Monique Sorgen
A couple's oneupmanship escalates to ridiculous heights after a man eats his wife's plums. Inspired by the William Carlos Williams poem "This is Just to Say."
The “after” picture of four filmmakers going on a wine tour courtesy of @themoviecrush.
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Who will take home the award tonight? 10 world premiere Crush Challenge films start in mere moments and then award winners are announce in our exciting action packed unrehearsed awards ceremony. 🤪 #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
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Scobie’s dogs and brats has relocated to the @powerhousetheatre for the day! We’re so happy to have John here serving up delicious bottles to our hungry moviegoers, fueling them for Day 3 of the 3rd annual Walla Walla Movie Crush. 💜 #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
It’s Moviemaker brunch time! And it’s Artistic Director Warren Etheredge’s most favorite time of an already fully favorite weekend. He may have gotten a little verklempt during this morning’s toast, but we will neither confirm nor deny. 💜 #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
Moviemakers and movie lovers packing the patio at @crossbuckbrewing for a Saturday after-Crush hang. Sustenance after a long day of shorts! #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
It’s a Crush Saturday happy hour tradition, featuring @sparkledonkeytq Hot Donkey Cinnamon Tequila! #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
We’re here for you and your morning fuel needs, Moviemakers. Special thanks to @caffevita for the hook up. #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
The “before” picture for four filmmakers going on a wine tour, courtesy of @themoviecrush.
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There’s nothing better than a beautiful historic venue (with AC) and some stellar short movies on a weekend in Walla Walla. #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla @powerhousetheatre
Artistic Director Warren Etheredge holds Court in the Electric Lounge on opening night of the 3rd Annual Walla Walla Movie Crush. #themoviecrush #wallawallamoviecrush #crush3 #crushwallawalla
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Doors are open and moviegoers are welcomed by the smell of fresh pizza courtesy of @sweetbasilpizzeriaww !
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The wine is here, the wine is here! The Movie Crush can officially begin. Thank you @foundryvineyards !!!! 💜
@ashleymosher was kind enough to ask me to collaborate on her vital, vulnerable tale of a threesome’s emotional rollercoaster. Proud to be a producer of @sideorderfilm and flattered that Ashley is returning to @themoviecrush this year as a juror for the Best Youth Short Award this year.
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4 days until @themoviecrush serves up its most breathtaking arrangement of American shorts ever!
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Only 5 days until @themoviecrush! Are we celebrating or steadying our nerves with Grapefruit Mimosas?
We take #PRIDE in the shorts we select for @themoviecrush. We celebrate PRIDE at @themoviecrush. Storytelling is inclusive. Love is all-encompassing.
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👀 Find our banner over 2nd Street in Walla Walla
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@courtenayyyyyy is taking on @themoviecrush Challenge and we can’t wait. Spielberg probably uses a digital clapboard, Courtenay just needs her own two hands! #femalefilmmakerfriday #crushingit #beasting #wallawalla #shortfilm #filmfestival