Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic

Sign up or log in to bookmark your favorites and sync them to your phone or calendar.

Tuesday, June 6
 

11:00am

Registration Lounge
Join us at IAO Gallery to pick up your pass, purchase and register new All Access passes, and hang out with other film fanatics before and during the festival. NEW! this year - catch the latest and greatest in film art with the Video Art installation, all at IAO!

Tuesday June 6, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

11:00am

Video Art at IAO Gallery
Short Films
avatar for Aeon

Aeon

An abstract immersive audio-visual experience. A study on the behavior of energy over a period of time. 4 min/ CA Director: Derek O'Dell
avatar for Princesshood

Princesshood

Teleport back to lovesick adolescence: Princesshood. 3 min/ OK Director: Ashton Arnoldy Producers: Killian Ellison, Elizabeth Murphy
avatar for Moving Southwark

Moving Southwark

The dying moments of 24 dancers, each consumed by the city of London. Moving Southwark is a magical realist expression of London's medieval backyard. 5 min/ United Kingdom Director: Jevan Chowdhury | Writer: Jevan Chowdhury | Producer: Rosie Wells | Cast: Nadine Marshall, Bryon... Read More →


Tuesday June 6, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102
 
Wednesday, June 7
 

11:00am

Registration Lounge
Join us at IAO Gallery to pick up your pass, purchase and register new All Access passes, and hang out with other film fanatics before and during the festival. NEW! this year - catch the latest and greatest in film art with the Video Art installation, all at IAO!

Wednesday June 7, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

11:00am

Video Art at IAO Gallery
Short Films
avatar for Aeon

Aeon

An abstract immersive audio-visual experience. A study on the behavior of energy over a period of time. 4 min/ CA Director: Derek O'Dell
avatar for Princesshood

Princesshood

Teleport back to lovesick adolescence: Princesshood. 3 min/ OK Director: Ashton Arnoldy Producers: Killian Ellison, Elizabeth Murphy
avatar for Moving Southwark

Moving Southwark

The dying moments of 24 dancers, each consumed by the city of London. Moving Southwark is a magical realist expression of London's medieval backyard. 5 min/ United Kingdom Director: Jevan Chowdhury | Writer: Jevan Chowdhury | Producer: Rosie Wells | Cast: Nadine Marshall, Bryon... Read More →


Wednesday June 7, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102
 
Thursday, June 8
 

11:00am

Registration Lounge
Join us at IAO Gallery to pick up your pass, purchase and register new All Access passes, and hang out with other film fanatics before and during the festival. NEW! this year - catch the latest and greatest in film art with the Video Art installation, all at IAO!

Thursday June 8, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

11:00am

Video Art at IAO Gallery
Short Films
avatar for Aeon

Aeon

An abstract immersive audio-visual experience. A study on the behavior of energy over a period of time. 4 min/ CA Director: Derek O'Dell
avatar for Princesshood

Princesshood

Teleport back to lovesick adolescence: Princesshood. 3 min/ OK Director: Ashton Arnoldy Producers: Killian Ellison, Elizabeth Murphy
avatar for Moving Southwark

Moving Southwark

The dying moments of 24 dancers, each consumed by the city of London. Moving Southwark is a magical realist expression of London's medieval backyard. 5 min/ United Kingdom Director: Jevan Chowdhury | Writer: Jevan Chowdhury | Producer: Rosie Wells | Cast: Nadine Marshall, Bryon... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

5:00pm

Opening Night Party

All parties and networking events are open to all passholders 21 years of age and older unless otherwise indicated.


deadCenter 2017 officially opens with our wildly popular cocktail party on the Oklahoma City Museum of Art rooftop. Come meet the filmmakers and start planning your schedule for the weekend while enjoying complimentary Stella Artois beer and Charles Smith wines. Stop by and party before or after one of our four official Opening Night feature films and two shorts programs!


Thursday June 8, 2017 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art Rooftop 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

6:00pm

Dealt
Features
avatar for Dealt

Dealt

Sixty-two year old Richard Turner is renowned as one of the world’s greatest card magicians, yet he is completely blind. In this documentary, Richard traces his journey from his troubled childhood, when he began losing his vision, to present day as he relentlessly pursues perfection while struggling with the reality that his biggest weakness might also be his greatest... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

6:30pm

Comedy Shorts
Get ready to L to the O to the L. 
Run time: 84 min



Short Films
avatar for The Artist

The Artist

An in-depth look at the torturous process of writing a novel from an artist who echoes Henry David Thoreau by living in the wilderness to create inspiration. 2 min/IL Director: Neal E. Fischer | Writer: Neal E. Fischer | Producer: Radar Studios | Cast: Cooper Johnson, Beth Fran... Read More →
avatar for The D in David

The D in David

A self-conscious statue whose nude body is made fun of by the other museum artworks leaves his podium to find clothing. 2 min/ FL Directors: Michelle Yi, Yaron Farkash  
avatar for Beach Day

Beach Day

On a slow day, Matt and Dalton decide to go to the beach. 4 min/TX | Directors: Matt Stryker, Dalton Allen | Cast: Matt Stryker, Dalton Allen | | Type: Narrative Short 
avatar for Mister Fantastic

Mister Fantastic

A superhero team is torn apart trying to understand why their sought after female member is dating an outsider. 8 min/OK Director: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Writer: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Producer: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Cast: Sid Whirly
avatar for Killing the Fiddler

Killing the Fiddler

A comedy about Adam, a Jewish man, five minutes before he marries a non-Jewish woman, Vicky Cheung. Just before the ceremony, he is confronted by photographs of his ancestors, who come to life in order to prevent this "unholy" matrimony. 7 min/NY | Director: Barak D. Bark | Writ... Read More →
avatar for I'm in Here

I'm in Here

When a man finds a family of strangers in his house who claim to have bought the place, he agrees to let them stay until they can get to the bottom of the mix-up. They never leave. 12 min Director: Willy Berliner | Writer: Willy Berliner | Producers: Julie O'Leary, Chandra Silv... Read More →
avatar for Last Will & Testament, Inc.

Last Will & Testament, Inc.

A father expresses himself from beyond the grave after he passes away. He hires an interesting company to handle the notification of his next of kin about which earthly possessions of his they'll be getting now that he's gone. Secrets are revealed as each member of the family lea... Read More →
avatar for Death Metal

Death Metal

A metal head gets passed down a satanic guitar that riffs to shreds. 5 min/TX Director: Chris McInroy | Writer: Chris McInroy | Producers: Berndt Mader, Ben Steinbauer, Veronica Leon | Cast: Kirk Johnson, Michael Dalmon, Will Elliott
avatar for Help! I'm Trapped in a Movie

Help! I'm Trapped in a Movie

A man wakes up to find himself the star of a Hollywood blockbuster, but his dream soon becomes a nightmare when he discovers he can't control the plot. 9 min Director: Riley Madincea | Writer: Riley Madincea | Producers: Riley Madincea, Matt Day | Cast: Riley Madincea, Emily Tu... Read More →
avatar for Hot Winter: a film by Dick Pierre

Hot Winter: a film by Dick Pierre

One of the first films in American cinema to address climate change, Hot Winter: A film by Dick Pierre, was also a hardcore porno. All sex scenes have been removed as to not distract from the conscious message. 18 min/CA Director:Jack Henry Robbins | Writers: Jack Henry Robbins, Nunzio Randazzo | Producer: Alexandra Sandler | Cast: Nunzio Randazzo, Chandra Brenner, Cameron Simmons, Nikki Tilmouth, Louis... Read More →
avatar for Death$ in a $mall Town

Death$ in a $mall Town

A mayor has a unique way to revive the fortunes of his small town that had been losing citizens, businesses and tourist prior to his taking office. 7min/TN Director: Mark Jones | Writer: Mark Jones | Producers: Benjamin Rednour, Morgan Jon Fox | Cast: Corey Parker


Thursday June 8, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:00pm

The Scent of Rain & Lightning
Features
avatar for The Scent of Rain & Lightning

The Scent of Rain & Lightning

Writer/Producers Casey Twenter and Jeff Robison return to deadCenter with this suspenseful drama directed by Blake Robbins based on the novel by Nancy Pickard. Twenter and Robinson screened The Jogger at deadCenter in 2013, then released their hit Rudderless directed by William H. Macy in 2014. In The Scent of Rain and Lightning, Miaka Monroe (It Follows) plays a young woman who learns that her... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:30pm

Infinity Baby
Features
avatar for Infinity Baby

Infinity Baby

deadCenter favorites Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, and director Bob Byington return with another hilarious, thought provoking comedy.  Owing to a genetic mix-up involving stem cell research, the recently founded company Infinity Baby provides a service for aspiring parents who never want to leave the baby bubble - infants that do not... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 8:30pm - 10:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

9:00pm

The Dark Side Shorts
Take a journey to the dark side with these spectacular short films.

Running time: 78 min

Short Films
avatar for Rowland and Blanche

Rowland and Blanche

A prostitute and a troubled man meet in a hotel room, altering their perspectives on life and death. 8 min/ CA Director: Nate Sutton | Writer: Nate Sutton | Producer: Nate Sutton | Cast: Jennifer Scibetta, Patrick Caberty
avatar for Don't Ever Change

Don't Ever Change

A reunion between a woman and her estranged daughter is interrupted by a stranger with an unusual request. 10 min/TX Director: Don Swaynos | Writer: Don Swaynos | Producers: Matthew L Wallis, Jennifer Harlow | Cast: Cyndi Williams, Heather Kafka, Frank Mosley
avatar for Frank Embree

Frank Embree

Frank Embree. 9:55AM. Fayette, Missouri. July 22nd, 1899. 7 min/ CA / World Premiere Director: Skinner Myers | Writer: Skinner Myers | Producers: Skinner Myers, Mu Sun, Bernie Duran Jr., Matthew Halla | Cast: Skinner Myers, J. Marvin Campbell, Ato Essandoh  
avatar for Full In

Full In

A young athlete must decipher the intentions of his new coach. 10 min/ CA Director: Christopher Sey | Writer: Christopher Sey | Producer: Mylissa Fitzsimmons | Cast: Josh Stamberg
avatar for Jimbo

Jimbo

Jimbo, sixteen, quiet, and shy, has spent his life cowering in the shadow of his controlling, anarchist, father El Tigron, and his devoted yet delusional lover, Lolli. After their latest heist, Jimbo decides to take charge of his destiny and break free from his father’s prison. It is time to hear... Read More →
avatar for Midwife

Midwife

In the near future, a cataclysmic event changes everything. Women are dying rapidly due to a biological attack, causing the government to suspend habeas corpus. Men have been locked away with any connection to the events no matter their age, their well-being, or whether they’re i... Read More →
avatar for I Know You From Somewhere

I Know You From Somewhere

A young woman incurs the wrath of the Internet after inadvertently becoming a viral sensation. 15 min/ CA Director: Andrew Fitzgerald | Writer: Andrew Fitzgerald | Producer: Jay Patumanoan | Cast: Angela Trimbur, Cleopatra Coleman, Colin Woodell, Johnny Pemberton


Thursday June 8, 2017 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:30pm

Gremlin
Features
avatar for Gremlin

Gremlin

Two years after the murder of his 10-year-old son, Adam Thatcher (Adam Hampton) receives a mysterious box from a relative containing a terrible secret, a creature that will brutally kill everyone he cares about one by one. The only way to release himself from the curse is to give the box to someone he loves, continuing the never-ending circulation of this ancient evil. Writer/Director Ryan Bellgardt returns to deadCenter with another thrilling monster movie after blowing audiences away with Army of Frankensteins in 2013. This time around, Bellgardt has recruited another awesome deadCenter filmmaker, Adam Hampton (Rough Cut, The Unusual Calling of Charlie Christmas), to the play the lead in the film. The partnership is pure... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 9:30pm - 11:30pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

10:30pm

Opening Night After Party

Open to the Public.

After a night of stellar films relax, unwind, and talk to filmmakers and guests at Fassler Hall. With ample seating indoor and out, a wide selection of beers, and half price house-made sausages, the Opening Night After Party is a great way to cap off Night One of deadCenter.


Thursday June 8, 2017 10:30pm - Friday June 9, 2017 1:30am
Fassler Hall 421 NW 10th Street, Oklahoma City, OK
 
Friday, June 9
 

11:00am

Virtual Reality Experience
Step into the world of immersive 360/VR storytelling with these 8 fantastic stories curated by Kim Voynar and Nathaniel Pinzon of  WonderTek Labs. 

Free and open to the public. 

Short Films
avatar for Eagle Bone

Eagle Bone

One of the first VR pieces ever created by a Native American filmmaker, Eagle Bone (CH’AAK’ S’AAGI) is a collective step in a new direction of visual storytelling rooted in being unapologetically Indigenous. Through freestyle spoken word and lush Pacific Northwest scenes, we enter into a VR journey of remembrance and reflection on the lessons of the old ones. Teachings that remind us that we are all individual vessels of spirit and change yet inextricably connected. 5 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Tracy Rector Director Bio: Tracy Rector is an award-winning filmmaker, indigenous activist, and youth mentor living in Seattle. She is the director and founder of Longhouse Media and youth program Native Lens, organizations that teach indigenous people and communities to use media as a tool for self-expression, cultural preservation, and social change. Most recently, she collaborated with VR... Read More →
avatar for Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy in 360 is an in-depth look into the choreography of Paul Taylor. Mixing rehearsal and onstage footage, the film gives viewers a unique immersive perspective on the work and a viewpoint they can only get through the use of 360° film techniques. Narration by dancers who were in the company when Paul Taylor created the work 30 years ago gives additional insights into what was behind the creation of the dance. The film pushes the boundaries of how dance is viewed in... Read More →
avatar for Potato Dreams

Potato Dreams

A surreal VR autobiographical doc that tells the story of Little Potato's journey growing up gay in the Soviet Union before and after the fall of communism, his mother's struggles to create a better life for them both, and their eventual escape to America via her becoming a mail-order... Read More →
avatar for Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence profiles Abul, a husband who does everything he can to try to help his sick wife, Barbulu, a twelve-year-old boy whose future is diminished due to the constraints of living in this open air prison, and U Wirathu, the Buddhist leader of the 969 movement who stokes public support for restrictive laws that have rendered the Rohingya stateless in their own... Read More →
avatar for The Giant

The Giant

We follow a girl's strange journey as she grows endlessly, eventually dissolving into the music of the universe. In a 360-degree animated environment, the story is narrated in a single unbroken shot, taking the viewer on a thrilling experience unlike any other. | | 3 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Directors: Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie, Abigail Horton Director Bios: New Media Ltd is a directing trio of Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie and Abigail Horton. Based in Brooklyn, NY, New Media Ltd was recently named in... Read More →
avatar for Haunt

Haunt

A short virtual reality film about presence, experienced through the eyes of a ghost. She floats in the places she used to be, invisible except for the moments where someone looks straight at her (you), as if they can feel her presence. She dwells in her memories, watching her past-self try to live in the present. Now she just wants to... Read More →
avatar for Say Our Name

Say Our Name

This immersive hip-hop dance piece was filmed on the streets of New York City, engaging the viewer to look into the eyes of the people that brutality is happening to everyday on streets throughout America. We must remember and say these names.   4 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Stina Hamlin Director... Read More →
avatar for La Sorcellerie

La Sorcellerie

A girl discovers her magical powers. | | 3 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Jess Kantor | | Director Bio: Jessica Kantor is an LA based director, producer and interactive storyteller. 


Friday June 9, 2017 11:00am - 6:00pm
21C Museum Hotel 900 W Main St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

11:00am

Registration Lounge
Join us at IAO Gallery to pick up your pass, purchase and register new All Access passes, and hang out with other film fanatics before and during the festival. NEW! this year - catch the latest and greatest in film art with the Video Art installation, all at IAO!

Friday June 9, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

11:00am

Video Art at IAO Gallery
Short Films
avatar for Aeon

Aeon

An abstract immersive audio-visual experience. A study on the behavior of energy over a period of time. 4 min/ CA Director: Derek O'Dell
avatar for Princesshood

Princesshood

Teleport back to lovesick adolescence: Princesshood. 3 min/ OK Director: Ashton Arnoldy Producers: Killian Ellison, Elizabeth Murphy
avatar for Moving Southwark

Moving Southwark

The dying moments of 24 dancers, each consumed by the city of London. Moving Southwark is a magical realist expression of London's medieval backyard. 5 min/ United Kingdom Director: Jevan Chowdhury | Writer: Jevan Chowdhury | Producer: Rosie Wells | Cast: Nadine Marshall, Bryon... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 11:00am - 7:00pm
IAO Gallery 706 W. Sheridan Ave. 73102

12:30pm

G-Funk
Features
avatar for G-Funk

G-Funk

G-Funk is an epic music documentary about the rise of the G-Funk style of hip hop that emerged in the 1990’s Los Angeles, combining Motown, Funk, and R&B music with socially-aware gangsta rap. For the first time in history, a hip hop album debuted at #1 on the pop charts and the... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

3:00pm

I Stand: The Guardian of the Water
Screens with Dig it if You Can and Running Eagle. Red Earth Festival ticket holders get complimentary admission.

Features
avatar for I Stand: The Guardians of the Water

I Stand: The Guardians of the Water

I Stand: The Guardians of the Water is a feature documentary from Oklahoma filmmaker Kyle Kauwika Harris, who is a member of the Choctaw Nation. The film captures the indigenous voices of those on the ground at Standing Rock Reservation who stand in opposition to the Dakota Access pipeline and fight for the protection of their sacred land and water... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

5:30pm

The Hero
Features
avatar for The Hero

The Hero

Legendary actor Sam Elliott plays Lee Hayden, a washed-up Western film icon, who today makes a living through voiceovers, while leading a sedentary life accompanied by copious amounts of weed and former co-star turned dealer Nick Offerman. Upon being struck with a surprise cancer diagnosis, Lee quickly prioritizes, and commits to proving his self-worth through a reprisal of his most iconic role, The Hero, in a sequel to the beloved Western... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

6:00pm

Okie Shorts
We've got those homegrown hits!

Running time: 73 min 

Short Films
avatar for emotion 93

emotion 93

A narrator reflects on a secret held since youth - that she had mysteriously switched bodies with her first love and they never switched back, doomed to live each other's lives. 7 min/ OK Director: Oz Davidson | Writer: Oz Davidson
avatar for Illustrators Anonymous

Illustrators Anonymous

A support group gets a visit from a new member who has the oddest of problems to work through. 5 min/ OK Director: Tanner Herriott | Writers: Rene Gutteridge, Tanner Herriott, Kaleb Bruza, Neil Newby, Cacky Poarch, Jeremy Parr, Janitta Swain, Amanda Hyden | Producer: Amanda Hyd... Read More →
avatar for Let the Bodies Hit the Floor

Let the Bodies Hit the Floor

Everything spirals out of control as two young woman struggle to keep a dead body out of sight. 7 min/ OK Directors: Jacob Leighton Burns, Zachary Burns | Writers: Jacob Leighton Burns | Producers: Jacob Leighton Burns, Zachary Burns, Alexandra Bohannon | Cast: Page Tudyk, All... Read More →
avatar for Harley

Harley

Despite living in the small town of Erick, Oklahoma and bordering on the edge of insanity, a self-proclaimed “mediocre music maker” attracts visitors from around the world. 14 min/ OK, Canada Director: March Mercanti | Producer: PJ Mercanti
avatar for Butch: Legend of Langston

Butch: Legend of Langston

Easily the most recognizable character of Langston University for over 50 years, Butch is loved by all and known by none. Set in the nation's westernmost HBCU (historically black college or university), Butch: Legend of Langston explores the many myths, stories, and legends of a... Read More →
avatar for Unto Me

Unto Me

We all walk a path in life. Always moving forward. While most of us are self-consumed with our own agendas, we need to look around and help others. In the Bible book of Matthew, Jesus states, “for I was hungry and you gave Me food; I was thirsty and you gave Me drink; I was a stranger and you took Me in; I was naked and you clothed Me; I was sick and you visited Me; I was in prison and you came to... Read More →
avatar for The Pits

The Pits

In a world full of pears, what can you find to fill your pit? A story about longing, love, and finding your other half. 3 min/ NY, OK Director: Mike Hayhurst | Writer: David Bizzaro | Producers: Mike Hayhurst, David Bizzaro | Cast: David Bizzaro, Allison Hayhurst, Nate Brown  ... Read More →
avatar for Tempo

Tempo

A boy has stopped talking, and his mother has taken him to a therapist to discover why. 12 min/ OK Director: Brian Lawes | Writer: Nick Dillard | Producers: Tommy Bond, Nick Dillard, Brian Lawes | Cast: Collin Place, Drew Pollock, Mary Kathryn Bryant, Sidney Flack


Friday June 9, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

6:30pm

American Folk
Features
avatar for American Folk

American Folk

American Folk is a touching musical about two strangers who meet while on a plane, bound for New York, the morning of September 11th, 2001.  As all flights are grounded and the airport evacuated, Elliott (Joe Purdy) and Joni (Amber Rubarth) are thrust together amidst the chaos of that day. Neither have a plan, but thanks to the help of an old friend Scottie (Krisha Fairchild), they eventually find themselves bound for NYC in a rusty old 1972 Chevy... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:00pm

Love, Sex & Death Shorts
Check, check, and check!

Running time: 88 min

Short Films
avatar for Wan Mei (Perfect)

Wan Mei (Perfect)

When a man realizes his girlfriend has been unfaithful to him, he resorts to revenge…and the love of a mannequin. 15 min/ NY Director: Yiyi Yin | Writer: Yiyi Yin | Producer: Saad Nawab | Cast: Allen Theosky Rowe, Wei-Yi Lin
avatar for Hold Me (Ca Caw Ca Caw)

Hold Me (Ca Caw Ca Caw)

Flap flap flap flap flap. A large bird and a small boy cohabit in an unhappy relationship, trapped by four walls and a mutual codependency. The delicate balance of their relationship is cracked by an egg-citing new arrival. 11 min/ TX Director: Renee Zhan | Writer: Renee Zhan... Read More →
avatar for My Name is Costin

My Name is Costin

Rares claims his real name is Costin Dumitru. Six years ago, he was murdered by a neighbor then buried in the school back-yard. No one believes Rares. But that’s just until the investigation starts. 15 min/ Romania Director: Radu Potcoava | Writer: Radu Potcoava | Producer: We... Read More →
avatar for Darrel

Darrel

Exchange of glances in the metro. How many opportunities have you let slip? Darrel will do everything possible to not let escape this one... 3 min/ Spain Directors: Marc Briones Piulachs, Alan Carabantes Person | Writers: Marc Briones Piulachs, Alan Carabantes Person | Producer: Daniel... Read More →
avatar for Let's Do It

Let's Do It

In an attempt to spice up his relationship, Mark manages to persuade his girlfriend Allie into throwing an orgy at their shared home. Kate and Jesse, a newer couple, are the only ones to show up. Things quickly get out of hand as alcohol, tempers, and self-esteem collide. Mark tries desperately to save the orgy as Allie and Jesse try to sabotage it at every turn, bringing in well-intentioned Steve to help bring about its end... Read More →
avatar for Little Potato

Little Potato

An autobiographical documentary short about a gay boy growing up in the Soviet Union, his mail-order-bride mom and their adventurous escape to America. 14 min/ WA Directors: Wes Hurley, Nathan M Miller | Producers: Mel Eslyn, Mischa Jakupcak, Lacey Leavitt  
avatar for Temporary.

Temporary.

TEMPORARY is a short comedic drama about a person's radical choice at the end of a loved one's life. 12 min/ OK Director: Milena Govich | Writer: David Cornue | Cast: Milica Govich, Chris Freihofer


Friday June 9, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:00pm

Gilbert
Features
avatar for Gilbert

Gilbert

Gilbert is a wildly funny and unexpectedly poignant portrait of the life and career of one of comedy's most iconic figures, Gilbert Gottfried. Legendary comedian Gilbert Gottfried launched his career on Saturday Night Live and appeared in more than 140 films and television shows, from... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

8:30pm

Mickey Reece's Alien
Features
avatar for Mickey Reece's Alien

Mickey Reece's Alien

Conveyed through sensual black and white photography, brooding musical compositions and wry humor, Mickey Reece's Alien is a rumination on spirituality, space and divine existentialism inspired by the later years of Elvis and Priscilla Presley's tumultuous marriage.  Mickey Reece is one of... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 8:30pm - 10:30pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:00pm

A Bad Idea Gone Wrong
Features
avatar for A Bad Idea Gone Wrong

A Bad Idea Gone Wrong

Two would-be thieves forge a surprising relationship with an unexpected house sitter when they accidentally trap themselves in a house they just broke into. A Bad Idea Gone Wrong won a Special Jury Prize at South by Southwest for the outstanding ensemble cast of this dark and hilarious story of a botched robbery. deadCenter trivia... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:00pm

Film Row Frolic

Passholders only, 21 and over. 

After the movies have ended, join 405 Magazine and Dunlap Codding for a raucous dance-a-thon fueled by delicious Stella Artois, Charles Smith Wines, and Svedka Vodka. 


Friday June 9, 2017 9:00pm - Saturday June 10, 2017 12:00am
Dunlap Codding 609 West Sheridan Avenue

9:30pm

Creep Fest Shorts
With the twiddle of our thumbs something creepy this way comes.

Running time: 94 minutes

Short Films
avatar for Break My Bones

Break My Bones

A troubled 10-year-old girl confronts her own capacity for evil when her mother forces her to seek the mentorship of a disturbed old man. 23 min/ IN Director: Anthony Collamati | Writers: Anthony Collamati, David Haynes | Producer: David Haynes | Cast: Eloise Lushina, William Y... Read More →
avatar for The Crossing

The Crossing

Once late at night in the underpass a woman encounters a mysterious and scary creature which live in this place... 7 min Director: Arseny Syuhin | Writer: Arseny Syuhin | Producer: Arseny Syuhin | Cast: Albina Chaikina
avatar for A Girl Goes For Dinner

A Girl Goes For Dinner

A young woman travels to the home of an older man for her evening meal. As the two sit down to eat, conversation flows and the darker motives behind this unusual meeting begin to reveal themselves. 15 min Director: Jack Ethan Perry | Writer: Jack Ethan Perry | Producers: Kather... Read More →
avatar for Boris in the Forest

Boris in the Forest

A black comedy about a Californian geek in search of his horror hero Boris Karloff. 12 min/United Kingdom Director: Robert Hackett | Writer: Mike Goldfarb | Producer: Ioanna Karavela | Cast: Mac McDonald, George Georgiou, Jonathan Hansler, Darren Kent
avatar for Tickle Monster

Tickle Monster

When Natalie learns that Elliott is ticklish, things get bad. And then they get worse. 5 min Director: Remi Weekes | Writer: Remi Weekes | Producer: Fiona Lamptey | Cast: Percell Ascott, Rhianne Baretto
avatar for Studded Nightmare

Studded Nightmare

When J.F. is inexplicably drawn to the chair in which a man committed suicide, style isn’t the only thing the leather antique brings to his home. Suddenly overcome by fantasies both nightmarish and erotic, he gets rid of the chair immediately, only to have it claimed by his friend Aly, who soon finds herself spellbound by shocking visions of her own violent death. As the horror escalates... Read More →
avatar for ÜBERMENSCH

ÜBERMENSCH

Two transient young men breaks into an empty church by the sea to form a blood pact: to get rid of their childhood demons and escape the cycle of anxiety and authorities. Their dreams of making it as true goth-rock-stars forces them to transcend old boundaries and play their first live concert ever. 22 mins/Denmark | | Director: Jesper Dalgaard | Writer: Jesper Dalgaard | Producer: Daniel... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 9:30pm - 11:30pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
 
Saturday, June 10
 

10:00am

Writing, Rewriting, and Developing Scripts
Saturday June 10, 2017 10:00am - 10:45am
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

11:00am

Casting Film and Television

Eight-time Emmy Award-winning casting director (Homeland, Desperate Housewives, NYPD Blue) and Oklahoma City native Junie Lowry-Johnson will talk shop with fellow Oklahoma Film ICON, actor, and casting director Chris Freihofer (Breaking Bad), to illuminate the role of the casting director in developing a film or television show.



Saturday June 10, 2017 11:00am - 11:45am
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

11:00am

KidsFest Shorts
Thirteen fun films for the whole family.

Running time: 52 min

Short Films
avatar for Albedo Absolute

Albedo Absolute

Two sisters disobey their parent’s warning by venturing into a brooding forest. There, they discover a large plug wedged into the forest floor. What lurks beneath the plug? The girls cannot resist finding out. Their curiosity sends them down a kaleidoscopic drainpipe and into a s... Read More →
avatar for Eggs Change

Eggs Change

A mother chicken gets threaten by the farmer’s wife from getting her egg taken. The farmer’s wife takes the egg from the chicken in the end and the chicken pays her back by kidnapping the farmer’s baby. 2 min Director: Hee Won Ahn
avatar for A Little Love Goes a Long Clay

A Little Love Goes a Long Clay

The story of a teen who had a bad experience with cyber bullying and encourage the viewer to use social media for love rather than hate. 3 min/ MS Director: Juliet Buckholdt | Writer: Juliet Buckholdt
avatar for The Three Tales of a Coin

The Three Tales of a Coin

A coin recounts its life story. Once filled with hopeful dreams of experiencing the world through the pockets of many, little does he suspect his seeming eventual fate in a tin case. 11 min/ Singapore Director: Nishok Nishok | Writers: Nishok, Jaya Khidir | Producer: Keane Tay | Cast: Frederick Law, Renald... Read More →
avatar for Dear Congress

Dear Congress

A very short visual letter to Congress from some children of America. Understanding that there are problems in Congress, they share what they have been told about how to get along. 3 min/ CA Director: Annie O'Neil | Producer: Annie O'Neil
avatar for The Controller

The Controller

Roles are reversed when a controlling mom is trapped in her son’s video game. Helpless, she now has to listen to him if she hopes to escape the unfamiliar game world. 4 min/ FL Directors: Bob Yong, Ian Ie, Kang Yung Ho
avatar for My Beary Best Friend

My Beary Best Friend

A proud rookie hunter who wants to be just like his idol, goes off to the woods to hunt a bear. Little did he know the bear's loving and caring nature would prove the hunter's wishes difficult to accomplish. 2 min/ FL Director: Luiza Alaniz
avatar for The Secret Handshake

The Secret Handshake

A young apprentice must complete the final step of his initiation into an elite secret society.   3 min/ FL Directors: Susie Webb, Jackson Read
avatar for Rupee Run

Rupee Run

When two dirt poor rival street performers, a dancing monkey and a drummer boy chase after a measly coin through the streets of India, they accidentally find themselves putting up a performance and decide to team up for success. 2 min/Fl Director: Tarun Lakshminarayanan
avatar for Last Shot

Last Shot

A girl broke her camera and throws it away, unaware that it has feelings. 3 min/ FL Director: Aemilia Widodo | Writer: Aemilia Widodo
avatar for Trashonauts

Trashonauts

A tired, grumpy space garbage man happens upon a magnetic alien that changes his life forever. 2 min/ FL Director: Jack Corpening
avatar for The Nymph and the Well

The Nymph and the Well

A lone forest nymph must charm a stingy well spirit for water to save a single wilting flower. 2 min/FL Director: Sara Ester Cardona
avatar for The Wishgranter

The Wishgranter

Set in a world where wishes are granted by mythical creatures that live under fountains, an apathetic Wishgranter is forced to go above ground to grant a wish of love. 5 min/ FL Directors: Kal Athannassov, John McDonald, Echo Wu 


Saturday June 10, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

11:00am

Not So Short Shorts
Four films worth every extra minute.

Running time: 76 min

Short Films
avatar for Soul City

Soul City

Soul City tells the story of a group of civil rights activists and city slickers who attempt to build a multiracial utopia in the heart of Klan Country, North Carolina in the 1970s. Their pioneering efforts to jumpstart this black-owned, black-built town run up against tenacious... Read More →
avatar for DeKalb Elementary

DeKalb Elementary

Inspired by an actual 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia. 20 min/ CA Director: Reed Van Dyk | Writer: Reed Van Dyk | Producer: Reed Van Dyk, Cory Desrosiers, Christopher Leavins, Morgan Peterson, Ricardo Ramirez | Cast: Tara Riggs, Bo Mitchell... Read More →
avatar for A Doll's Eyes

A Doll's Eyes

Haunted by the movie Jaws since childhood, a filmmaker discovers why the movie affected him so deeply. 12 min/ CA Director: Jonathan Wysocki | Writer: Jonathan Wysocki | Producer: Jonathan Wysocki | Cast: Jonathan Wysocki, Gabriel Bennett
avatar for The Immaculate Misconception

The Immaculate Misconception

Belief, family and honor. Sinead, underage, pregnant and a virgin, lives with her grandparents. Her grandmother, the matriarch of this dysfunctional family and a pious Catholic, will stop at nothing to get this birth proclaimed immaculate. 25 min Director: Michael Geoghegan | W... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

11:00am

Virtual Reality Experience
Step into the world of immersive 360/VR storytelling with these 8 fantastic stories curated by Kim Voynar and Nathaniel Pinzon of  WonderTek Labs. 

Free and open to the public. 

Short Films
avatar for Eagle Bone

Eagle Bone

One of the first VR pieces ever created by a Native American filmmaker, Eagle Bone (CH’AAK’ S’AAGI) is a collective step in a new direction of visual storytelling rooted in being unapologetically Indigenous. Through freestyle spoken word and lush Pacific Northwest scenes, we enter into a VR journey of remembrance and reflection on the lessons of the old ones. Teachings that remind us that we are all individual vessels of spirit and change yet inextricably connected. 5 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Tracy Rector Director Bio: Tracy Rector is an award-winning filmmaker, indigenous activist, and youth mentor living in Seattle. She is the director and founder of Longhouse Media and youth program Native Lens, organizations that teach indigenous people and communities to use media as a tool for self-expression, cultural preservation, and social change. Most recently, she collaborated with VR... Read More →
avatar for Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy in 360 is an in-depth look into the choreography of Paul Taylor. Mixing rehearsal and onstage footage, the film gives viewers a unique immersive perspective on the work and a viewpoint they can only get through the use of 360° film techniques. Narration by dancers who were in the company when Paul Taylor created the work 30 years ago gives additional insights into what was behind the creation of the dance. The film pushes the boundaries of how dance is viewed in... Read More →
avatar for Potato Dreams

Potato Dreams

A surreal VR autobiographical doc that tells the story of Little Potato's journey growing up gay in the Soviet Union before and after the fall of communism, his mother's struggles to create a better life for them both, and their eventual escape to America via her becoming a mail-order... Read More →
avatar for Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence profiles Abul, a husband who does everything he can to try to help his sick wife, Barbulu, a twelve-year-old boy whose future is diminished due to the constraints of living in this open air prison, and U Wirathu, the Buddhist leader of the 969 movement who stokes public support for restrictive laws that have rendered the Rohingya stateless in their own... Read More →
avatar for The Giant

The Giant

We follow a girl's strange journey as she grows endlessly, eventually dissolving into the music of the universe. In a 360-degree animated environment, the story is narrated in a single unbroken shot, taking the viewer on a thrilling experience unlike any other. | | 3 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Directors: Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie, Abigail Horton Director Bios: New Media Ltd is a directing trio of Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie and Abigail Horton. Based in Brooklyn, NY, New Media Ltd was recently named in... Read More →
avatar for Haunt

Haunt

A short virtual reality film about presence, experienced through the eyes of a ghost. She floats in the places she used to be, invisible except for the moments where someone looks straight at her (you), as if they can feel her presence. She dwells in her memories, watching her past-self try to live in the present. Now she just wants to... Read More →
avatar for Say Our Name

Say Our Name

This immersive hip-hop dance piece was filmed on the streets of New York City, engaging the viewer to look into the eyes of the people that brutality is happening to everyday on streets throughout America. We must remember and say these names.   4 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Stina Hamlin Director... Read More →
avatar for La Sorcellerie

La Sorcellerie

A girl discovers her magical powers. | | 3 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Jess Kantor | | Director Bio: Jessica Kantor is an LA based director, producer and interactive storyteller. 


Saturday June 10, 2017 11:00am - 6:00pm
21C Museum Hotel 900 W Main St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

11:30am

Unrest
Features
avatar for Unrest

Unrest

Director Jennifer Brea was a journalist and academic studying for a PhD at Harvard. Months before her wedding, she became progressively ill, losing the ability to even sit in a wheelchair. When told by her doctor it was “all in her head,” her response was to start filming from her bed, gradually deploying crews globally to document the world inhabited by millions of patients that medicine... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 11:30am - 1:30pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

12:00pm

Directing Films

Ryan Bellgardt (Gremlin) will host a discussion with other directors from some of this year’s films, including Bob Byington (Infinity Baby), Neil Berkeley (Gilbert), and Mickey Reece (Mickey Reece’s Alien).



Saturday June 10, 2017 12:00pm - 12:45pm
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

12:00pm

Dolores
Features
avatar for Dolores

Dolores

Nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance, Dolores tells the inspiring story of Dolores Huerta, a woman who bucked 1950s gender conventions by starting the country's first farm worker's union with fellow organizer Cesar Chavez. What starts out as a struggle for racial and la... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

12:30pm

The Dark Side Shorts
Take a journey to the dark side with these spectacular short films.

Running time: 78 min

Short Films
avatar for Rowland and Blanche

Rowland and Blanche

A prostitute and a troubled man meet in a hotel room, altering their perspectives on life and death. 8 min/ CA Director: Nate Sutton | Writer: Nate Sutton | Producer: Nate Sutton | Cast: Jennifer Scibetta, Patrick Caberty
avatar for Don't Ever Change

Don't Ever Change

A reunion between a woman and her estranged daughter is interrupted by a stranger with an unusual request. 10 min/TX Director: Don Swaynos | Writer: Don Swaynos | Producers: Matthew L Wallis, Jennifer Harlow | Cast: Cyndi Williams, Heather Kafka, Frank Mosley
avatar for Frank Embree

Frank Embree

Frank Embree. 9:55AM. Fayette, Missouri. July 22nd, 1899. 7 min/ CA / World Premiere Director: Skinner Myers | Writer: Skinner Myers | Producers: Skinner Myers, Mu Sun, Bernie Duran Jr., Matthew Halla | Cast: Skinner Myers, J. Marvin Campbell, Ato Essandoh  
avatar for Full In

Full In

A young athlete must decipher the intentions of his new coach. 10 min/ CA Director: Christopher Sey | Writer: Christopher Sey | Producer: Mylissa Fitzsimmons | Cast: Josh Stamberg
avatar for Jimbo

Jimbo

Jimbo, sixteen, quiet, and shy, has spent his life cowering in the shadow of his controlling, anarchist, father El Tigron, and his devoted yet delusional lover, Lolli. After their latest heist, Jimbo decides to take charge of his destiny and break free from his father’s prison. It is time to hear... Read More →
avatar for Midwife

Midwife

In the near future, a cataclysmic event changes everything. Women are dying rapidly due to a biological attack, causing the government to suspend habeas corpus. Men have been locked away with any connection to the events no matter their age, their well-being, or whether they’re i... Read More →
avatar for I Know You From Somewhere

I Know You From Somewhere

A young woman incurs the wrath of the Internet after inadvertently becoming a viral sensation. 15 min/ CA Director: Andrew Fitzgerald | Writer: Andrew Fitzgerald | Producer: Jay Patumanoan | Cast: Angela Trimbur, Cleopatra Coleman, Colin Woodell, Johnny Pemberton


Saturday June 10, 2017 12:30pm - 2:30pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

1:00pm

Creating the Animated Feature, Trolls

Oklahoma City native and Oklahoma Film ICON Mike Mitchell, director of Shrek Forever After, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, and The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, will pull back the curtain to explore how animated feature films are made, with a focus on his most recent smash hit, Trolls. A screening of Trolls will immediately follow, along with a Q&A hosted by former Oklahoma film commissioner Bud Elder.  


Saturday June 10, 2017 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

1:00pm

Dealt
Features
avatar for Dealt

Dealt

Sixty-two year old Richard Turner is renowned as one of the world’s greatest card magicians, yet he is completely blind. In this documentary, Richard traces his journey from his troubled childhood, when he began losing his vision, to present day as he relentlessly pursues perfection while struggling with the reality that his biggest weakness might also be his greatest... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

1:30pm

Trolls
Features
avatar for Trolls

Trolls

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy played by Anna Kendrick, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch played by Justin Timberlake, set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Their mission is full of adventure and mishaps, as this mismatched duo try to... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

1:30pm

A Life Less Ordinary Shorts
Seven films off the beaten path.

Running time: 94 min

Short Films
avatar for Make Them Believe

Make Them Believe

A Russian wrestler enchanted by the United States plays the ultimate villain as the stars and stripes-clad character "American Hope” in Moscow's underground wrestling ring. It’s a Kremlin-run world far from the pageantry of USA pay-per-view popularity where the star-spangled red... Read More →
avatar for CIRILO

CIRILO

Cirilo is a 45 years man who has spent several years unemployed. One day he goes to the employment office with the intention of arranging his affairs. 13 min/ Spain Director: Ruben Sainz | Writer: Ruben Sainz | Producer: Karmele Barandiaran | Cast: Asier Hernandez, Iñaki Beraet... Read More →
avatar for The Collection

The Collection

Two friends stumble upon the holy grail of movie memorabilia in the most unlikely of places. 11 min/ MA Director: Adam Roffman | Producer: Adam Roffman | Cast: DJ Ginsberg, Marilyn Wagner
avatar for CORP

CORP

Ambition, exploitation of labor, environmental pollution, human degradation, surplus value, corruption and much more in the amazing world of free market! 9 min/ Argentina Director: Pablo Polledri | Writer: Pablo Polledri | Producer: Pablo Polledri
avatar for I Saw It

I Saw It

When a man finds a small girl crying, he tries to help, but when the mother appears, she accuses him of being a child molester. 20 min/ South Korea Director: Hae Seong Jeong | Writer: Hae Seong Jeong | Producer: Hae Seong Jeong
avatar for DER NARR

DER NARR

Every night, the peaceful streets of Stuttgart are being plagued with the sudden appearance of a dark figure wearing a clown's mask. Nobody knows what the anonymous person could be up to. Being confronted with the Clown, each citizen reacts in their very own manner. Abnormal situ... Read More →
avatar for RM10

RM10

A nocturnal adventures of a currency note. 12 min/ Spain Director: Emir Ezwan | Writer: Emir Ezwan | Producer: Emir Ezwan | Cast: Alice Tan, Dinol Pak, Carmen Chew, Nora Zizah


Saturday June 10, 2017 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

2:00pm

Creating Music for Films
ACM Founder and Flaming Lips manager Scott Booker talks with composers Patrick Conlon (The Assassin) and Graham Colton (Light From the Darkroom) about scoring movies alongside Director Matt Schrader and Producer Jonathan Willbanks from the movie Score: A Film Music Documentary.

Saturday June 10, 2017 2:00pm - 2:45pm
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

2:00pm

Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape
Features
avatar for Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape

Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape

Where would musicians and music lovers be without the cassette? This feature-length DIY doc tells the story of a once-ubiquitous format through one-on-one interviews with the inventor of the cassette, Lou Ottens. 90 years old and still a stubborn progressive, Ottens views the cas... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

2:30pm

The Work
Features
avatar for The Work

The Work

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize Documentary Feature at SXSW, The Work offers a powerful and rare look past the cinder block walls, steel doors and the dehumanizing tropes in our culture to reveal a movement of change and redemption that transcends what we think of as rehabilitation. Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, The Work follows three men from outside as they participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past. The raw and revealing process that the incarcerated men undertake exceeds the expectations of the free men, ripping them out of their comfort zones and forcing them to see themselves and the prisoners in unexpected... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 2:30pm - 4:30pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

3:00pm

Acting in Films: Leading Men
Saturday June 10, 2017 3:00pm - 3:45pm
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

3:00pm

The Great Escape Shorts
Whether running to or from these characters gotta get away.

Running time: 95 min

Short Films
avatar for Cul-De-Sac

Cul-De-Sac

Parents living at the end of a quiet Cul-De-Sac discover a listening device inside their son's teddy bear. 15 min/PA Director: Damon Russell | Writers: Shawn Christensen, Damon Russell | Producers: Brenden Hubbard, Shawn Christensen | Cast: Shawn Christensen, Phoebe Tonkin, Mic... Read More →
avatar for Running Eagle

Running Eagle

An American Indian girl escapes from captivity in the oil fields of North Dakota and hitchhikes through unforgiving Plains winter back to her home in Blackfeet country, Montana. 13 min/ CA Director: Konrad Tho Fiedler | Writer: Konrad Tho Fiedler | Producers: Konrad Tho Fiedler, Tina Trinh | Cast... Read More →
avatar for Lost Face

Lost Face

Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave. 14 min/ Canada, Australia Director: Sean Meehan | Writers: Jack London, Sean Meehan | Producer: Sam M... Read More →
avatar for Memoir

Memoir

Memories can either fuel our existence or eat away at us like a disease. In the not-too-distant future, Dr. Theodore Maine is on the cusp of losing his job at Janus Labs where he is developing research for Alzheimers treatment. That is, until a mysterious visitor named Obee chang... Read More →
avatar for Ten More

Ten More

A concert pianist receives a startling omen as he struggles to  recover from a traumatic brain injury. 11 min/IL Director: Brad Riddell | Writer: Brad Riddell | Producer: Shayna Connelly | Cast: David Pasquesi, Ellie Reed
avatar for They Charge For the Sun

They Charge For the Sun

In a dystopian future where people live nocturnally to avoid the harmful rays of the sun, a young black girl unravels the lie that has kept her and her sister in the dark. 17 min Director: Terence Nance | Writer: Eugene Ramos | Producers: Giulia Caruso, Kady Kamakate | Cast: Jo... Read More →
avatar for I Love New York

I Love New York

In a city where everyone's got an angle, how does you survive? After an NYC first-timer befriends a savvy street girl on the train, she takes him on a fantastical ride through all the city's pitfalls. But nothing's free in this town, so tighten up your hustle or you might just ge... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

3:30pm

Okie Not So Short Shorts
Same homegrown hits...just longer. 

Running time: 84 min 

Short Films
avatar for Dig it if You Can

Dig it if You Can

We get up close and personal with Steven Paul Judd, the dynamic and bold 21st century Renaissance man. One of the art world’s most energetic, accessible and celebrated figures, this self-taught artists love for pop culture and Native American art has given him a massive following... Read More →
avatar for A Journey to Honor

A Journey to Honor

A Journey to Honor tells the heroic life story of 3 Oklahoma WWII veterans and their emotional journey to Washington, DC with an organization called Oklahoma Honor Flights, who took over 2,000 WWII veterans to experience their memorial.  It is a story 70 years in the making, as e... Read More →
avatar for Fleeting Light

Fleeting Light

A group of blind and visually impaired individuals prove that art is accessible to everyone when they are given the opportunity to take a photography class that will result in a gallery art show featuring their work. The film explores those who participated in the course, focusin... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 3:30pm - 5:30pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

4:00pm

Women in Film and Television

Guest panelists include Oklahoma Film ICON and casting agent Junie Lowry-Johnson, writer/producer Nancy Miller (Saving Grace, Any Day Now), and Actor/Producer Lymari Nadal (Kreep).



Saturday June 10, 2017 4:00pm - 4:45pm
ACM@UCO 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. 73104

4:00pm

We're With Them Shorts
8 female filmmakers we proudly stand behind.

Running time: 93 min

Short Films
avatar for Catherine

Catherine

Catherine loves pets! But most of all, she loves her cat. As she grows up, she cannot connect with other people. Her cat is her life, and little by little she grows up to be a crazy old cat lady. Will she ever find friendship, or love? 12 min Director: Britt Raes | Writer: Brit... Read More →
avatar for RHONNA & DONNA

RHONNA & DONNA

How are you supposed to act when you are conjoined at the hip? 14 min/ United Kingdom Director: Daina O.Pusic | Writer: Daina O.Pusic | Cast: Niamh McGowan, Nuala McGowan, Tim Fitzhigham, Fiona Allen
avatar for Game

Game

A new kid shows up at the high school boys' basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression.  Will talent and drive be enough to make the team once they discover a secret? 15 min/ CA Director: Jeannie Donohoe | Writer: Jeannie Donohoe | Producer: Joey Horvitz | Cast: Rick Fox, Nicole Williams, Tye White, Jamie McShane, Dominique Columbus, Charles Parnell, Michael... Read More →
avatar for Imago

Imago

The courageous, life-altering decision to never let anyone bully him again- not even his own father- leads a 15-year-old gay teen to fully embrace his true identity. Based on a true story. 8 min/TX Director: Liz Cardenas Franke | Writer: Liz Cardenas Franke | Producers: Daniel... Read More →
avatar for Laps

Laps

On a routine morning, a woman on a crowded New York City subway is sexually assaulted in plain sight. 6 min/NY Director: Charlotte Wells | Writer: Charlotte Wells | Producer: Joy Jorgensen | Cast: Thea Duncan Brooks
avatar for Mom's Pestiños

Mom's Pestiños

Rosa tries to recall her mother by cooking the pestiños recipe she always prepared, with no success. She has invited her sisters, Beatriz and Isabel, to help her, even though they don’t speak to each other. Neither one knows that the other one is going to be there, and they can’t imagine how much Rosa wants to eat those... Read More →
avatar for Still Sophie

Still Sophie

Four and a half years ago, young talent Sophia Salveson’s life changed forever. Doctors said she may never walk again, may never talk again...may never perform again. They were wrong. 7 min/TN Director: Caroline Knight | Writers: Caroline Knight, Chad McClarnon | Producer: Chad... Read More →
avatar for Here Nor There

Here Nor There

A mysterious meeting in an underground parking lot; a funeral for a woman who has been missing for years; an actor pretending to be the private investigator who discovered her body- nothing is as it seems in this intimate portrait of what can happen to a family in the midst of loss and personal tragedy... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

4:30pm

Score: A Film Music Documentary
Features
avatar for Score: A Film Music Documentary

Score: A Film Music Documentary

It’s hard to imagine a James Bond movie without 007’s iconic theme song, Star Wars without its rousing fanfare, or Psycho without its suspense-inducing strings. But for all the beloved music in the Hollywood canon, the art and craft of film composing often get short shrift…until now. Score: A Film Music Documentary brings Hollywood's premier composers together to give viewers a privileged look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most widely known music genre: the film... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

5:00pm

A Bad Idea Gone Wrong
Features
avatar for A Bad Idea Gone Wrong

A Bad Idea Gone Wrong

Two would-be thieves forge a surprising relationship with an unexpected house sitter when they accidentally trap themselves in a house they just broke into. A Bad Idea Gone Wrong won a Special Jury Prize at South by Southwest for the outstanding ensemble cast of this dark and hilarious story of a botched robbery. deadCenter trivia... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

5:30pm

Dave Made A Maze
Features
avatar for Dave Made A Maze

Dave Made A Maze

Dave, an artist who has yet to complete anything significant in his career, builds a fort in his living room out of pure frustration, only to wind up trapped by the fantastical pitfalls, booby traps, and critters of his own creation. Dave Made a Maze stars comedian Nick Thune as... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

5:30pm

Comedy Shorts
Get ready to L to the O to the L. 
Run time: 84 min



Short Films
avatar for The Artist

The Artist

An in-depth look at the torturous process of writing a novel from an artist who echoes Henry David Thoreau by living in the wilderness to create inspiration. 2 min/IL Director: Neal E. Fischer | Writer: Neal E. Fischer | Producer: Radar Studios | Cast: Cooper Johnson, Beth Fran... Read More →
avatar for The D in David

The D in David

A self-conscious statue whose nude body is made fun of by the other museum artworks leaves his podium to find clothing. 2 min/ FL Directors: Michelle Yi, Yaron Farkash  
avatar for Beach Day

Beach Day

On a slow day, Matt and Dalton decide to go to the beach. 4 min/TX | Directors: Matt Stryker, Dalton Allen | Cast: Matt Stryker, Dalton Allen | | Type: Narrative Short 
avatar for Mister Fantastic

Mister Fantastic

A superhero team is torn apart trying to understand why their sought after female member is dating an outsider. 8 min/OK Director: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Writer: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Producer: Lloyd Lee Barnett | Cast: Sid Whirly
avatar for Killing the Fiddler

Killing the Fiddler

A comedy about Adam, a Jewish man, five minutes before he marries a non-Jewish woman, Vicky Cheung. Just before the ceremony, he is confronted by photographs of his ancestors, who come to life in order to prevent this "unholy" matrimony. 7 min/NY | Director: Barak D. Bark | Writ... Read More →
avatar for I'm in Here

I'm in Here

When a man finds a family of strangers in his house who claim to have bought the place, he agrees to let them stay until they can get to the bottom of the mix-up. They never leave. 12 min Director: Willy Berliner | Writer: Willy Berliner | Producers: Julie O'Leary, Chandra Silv... Read More →
avatar for Last Will & Testament, Inc.

Last Will & Testament, Inc.

A father expresses himself from beyond the grave after he passes away. He hires an interesting company to handle the notification of his next of kin about which earthly possessions of his they'll be getting now that he's gone. Secrets are revealed as each member of the family lea... Read More →
avatar for Death Metal

Death Metal

A metal head gets passed down a satanic guitar that riffs to shreds. 5 min/TX Director: Chris McInroy | Writer: Chris McInroy | Producers: Berndt Mader, Ben Steinbauer, Veronica Leon | Cast: Kirk Johnson, Michael Dalmon, Will Elliott
avatar for Help! I'm Trapped in a Movie

Help! I'm Trapped in a Movie

A man wakes up to find himself the star of a Hollywood blockbuster, but his dream soon becomes a nightmare when he discovers he can't control the plot. 9 min Director: Riley Madincea | Writer: Riley Madincea | Producers: Riley Madincea, Matt Day | Cast: Riley Madincea, Emily Tu... Read More →
avatar for Hot Winter: a film by Dick Pierre

Hot Winter: a film by Dick Pierre

One of the first films in American cinema to address climate change, Hot Winter: A film by Dick Pierre, was also a hardcore porno. All sex scenes have been removed as to not distract from the conscious message. 18 min/CA Director:Jack Henry Robbins | Writers: Jack Henry Robbins, Nunzio Randazzo | Producer: Alexandra Sandler | Cast: Nunzio Randazzo, Chandra Brenner, Cameron Simmons, Nikki Tilmouth, Louis... Read More →
avatar for Death$ in a $mall Town

Death$ in a $mall Town

A mayor has a unique way to revive the fortunes of his small town that had been losing citizens, businesses and tourist prior to his taking office. 7min/TN Director: Mark Jones | Writer: Mark Jones | Producers: Benjamin Rednour, Morgan Jon Fox | Cast: Corey Parker


Saturday June 10, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

6:00pm

Mickey Reece's Alien
Features
avatar for Mickey Reece's Alien

Mickey Reece's Alien

Conveyed through sensual black and white photography, brooding musical compositions and wry humor, Mickey Reece's Alien is a rumination on spirituality, space and divine existentialism inspired by the later years of Elvis and Priscilla Presley's tumultuous marriage.  Mickey Reece is one of... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

6:30pm

Love, Sex & Death Shorts
Check, check, and check!

Running time: 88 min

Short Films
avatar for Wan Mei (Perfect)

Wan Mei (Perfect)

When a man realizes his girlfriend has been unfaithful to him, he resorts to revenge…and the love of a mannequin. 15 min/ NY Director: Yiyi Yin | Writer: Yiyi Yin | Producer: Saad Nawab | Cast: Allen Theosky Rowe, Wei-Yi Lin
avatar for Hold Me (Ca Caw Ca Caw)

Hold Me (Ca Caw Ca Caw)

Flap flap flap flap flap. A large bird and a small boy cohabit in an unhappy relationship, trapped by four walls and a mutual codependency. The delicate balance of their relationship is cracked by an egg-citing new arrival. 11 min/ TX Director: Renee Zhan | Writer: Renee Zhan... Read More →
avatar for My Name is Costin

My Name is Costin

Rares claims his real name is Costin Dumitru. Six years ago, he was murdered by a neighbor then buried in the school back-yard. No one believes Rares. But that’s just until the investigation starts. 15 min/ Romania Director: Radu Potcoava | Writer: Radu Potcoava | Producer: We... Read More →
avatar for Darrel

Darrel

Exchange of glances in the metro. How many opportunities have you let slip? Darrel will do everything possible to not let escape this one... 3 min/ Spain Directors: Marc Briones Piulachs, Alan Carabantes Person | Writers: Marc Briones Piulachs, Alan Carabantes Person | Producer: Daniel... Read More →
avatar for Let's Do It

Let's Do It

In an attempt to spice up his relationship, Mark manages to persuade his girlfriend Allie into throwing an orgy at their shared home. Kate and Jesse, a newer couple, are the only ones to show up. Things quickly get out of hand as alcohol, tempers, and self-esteem collide. Mark tries desperately to save the orgy as Allie and Jesse try to sabotage it at every turn, bringing in well-intentioned Steve to help bring about its end... Read More →
avatar for Little Potato

Little Potato

An autobiographical documentary short about a gay boy growing up in the Soviet Union, his mail-order-bride mom and their adventurous escape to America. 14 min/ WA Directors: Wes Hurley, Nathan M Miller | Producers: Mel Eslyn, Mischa Jakupcak, Lacey Leavitt  
avatar for Temporary.

Temporary.

TEMPORARY is a short comedic drama about a person's radical choice at the end of a loved one's life. 12 min/ OK Director: Milena Govich | Writer: David Cornue | Cast: Milica Govich, Chris Freihofer


Saturday June 10, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:00pm

Far Western
Features
avatar for Far Western

Far Western

Amid the ashes of post-WWII Japan, the bittersweet sounds of American traditional country music drifted through the radio airwaves. Although intended for the U.S. occupying forces, a vast ‘ghost audience’ of young Japanese quickly warmed to the soothing, yet foreign, sounds. Since falling in love with the music in the... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:30pm

Infinity Baby
Features
avatar for Infinity Baby

Infinity Baby

deadCenter favorites Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, and director Bob Byington return with another hilarious, thought provoking comedy.  Owing to a genetic mix-up involving stem cell research, the recently founded company Infinity Baby provides a service for aspiring parents who never want to leave the baby bubble - infants that do not... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 7:30pm - 9:30pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:00pm

Kreep
Features
avatar for Kreep

Kreep

Whitman Thaw (Judd Nelson) has lived alone for a very long time. One day, he meets a young thief named Kreep (Lymari Nadal) hiding on his West Texas farm. Kreep confesses to have stolen a duffel bag full of money and convinces Whit to escort her safely to the Mexico border in exchange for half of the... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

8:00pm

Creep Fest Shorts
With the twiddle of our thumbs something creepy this way comes.

Running time: 94 minutes

Short Films
avatar for Break My Bones

Break My Bones

A troubled 10-year-old girl confronts her own capacity for evil when her mother forces her to seek the mentorship of a disturbed old man. 23 min/ IN Director: Anthony Collamati | Writers: Anthony Collamati, David Haynes | Producer: David Haynes | Cast: Eloise Lushina, William Y... Read More →
avatar for The Crossing

The Crossing

Once late at night in the underpass a woman encounters a mysterious and scary creature which live in this place... 7 min Director: Arseny Syuhin | Writer: Arseny Syuhin | Producer: Arseny Syuhin | Cast: Albina Chaikina
avatar for A Girl Goes For Dinner

A Girl Goes For Dinner

A young woman travels to the home of an older man for her evening meal. As the two sit down to eat, conversation flows and the darker motives behind this unusual meeting begin to reveal themselves. 15 min Director: Jack Ethan Perry | Writer: Jack Ethan Perry | Producers: Kather... Read More →
avatar for Boris in the Forest

Boris in the Forest

A black comedy about a Californian geek in search of his horror hero Boris Karloff. 12 min/United Kingdom Director: Robert Hackett | Writer: Mike Goldfarb | Producer: Ioanna Karavela | Cast: Mac McDonald, George Georgiou, Jonathan Hansler, Darren Kent
avatar for Tickle Monster

Tickle Monster

When Natalie learns that Elliott is ticklish, things get bad. And then they get worse. 5 min Director: Remi Weekes | Writer: Remi Weekes | Producer: Fiona Lamptey | Cast: Percell Ascott, Rhianne Baretto
avatar for Studded Nightmare

Studded Nightmare

When J.F. is inexplicably drawn to the chair in which a man committed suicide, style isn’t the only thing the leather antique brings to his home. Suddenly overcome by fantasies both nightmarish and erotic, he gets rid of the chair immediately, only to have it claimed by his friend Aly, who soon finds herself spellbound by shocking visions of her own violent death. As the horror escalates... Read More →
avatar for ÜBERMENSCH

ÜBERMENSCH

Two transient young men breaks into an empty church by the sea to form a blood pact: to get rid of their childhood demons and escape the cycle of anxiety and authorities. Their dreams of making it as true goth-rock-stars forces them to transcend old boundaries and play their first live concert ever. 22 mins/Denmark | | Director: Jesper Dalgaard | Writer: Jesper Dalgaard | Producer: Daniel... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:30pm

Pure Country, Pure Heart
Features
avatar for Pure Country: Pure Heart

Pure Country: Pure Heart

Pure Country: Pure Heart is the moving, music-driven tale of teenage sisters Ada (Kaitlyn Bausch) and Piper (Cozi Zuehlsdorff). Upon discovering a letter about their late father, a Marine who died in Iraq, they leave rural Tennessee and hit the road secretly in search of the truth about the man they never knew. As they uncover his past as a budding country music star, the sisters find their own voice, beginning their journey as singers/songwriters. deadCenter is thrilled to offer the world premiere of this uplifting, family friendly musical produced by Oklahoma Film ICON winner Hunt... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 8:30pm - 10:30pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:00pm

Awards Announcement
The awards have been given out, so grab a seat on the lawn before Hype! and hear a rundown of all our winners. 

Saturday June 10, 2017 9:00pm - 9:30pm
The Great Lawn at the Myriad Gardens 301 W Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

9:00pm

G-Funk
Features
avatar for G-Funk

G-Funk

G-Funk is an epic music documentary about the rise of the G-Funk style of hip hop that emerged in the 1990’s Los Angeles, combining Motown, Funk, and R&B music with socially-aware gangsta rap. For the first time in history, a hip hop album debuted at #1 on the pop charts and the... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:30pm

Hype!
Features
avatar for Hype!

Hype!

deadCenter is STOKED to present a free outdoor screening of the 20th anniversary of Hype! Hype! is a legendary rock documentary from director Doug Pray that focuses on the explosion of grunge music that took place in the Pacific Northwest during the early 1990s. The film uses in... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 9:30pm - 11:00pm
The Great Lawn at the Myriad Gardens 301 W Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

11:00pm

Awards Night Party

Outdoor Dance Party free and open to the public. VIP Party in Garden Pavilion passholder only, must be 21 and over.

Follow the music across the bridge to a FREE dance party for all guests outside featuring a passholder-only cocktail party in the Garden Pavilion.   


Saturday June 10, 2017 11:00pm - Sunday June 11, 2017 1:30am
Water Stage Plaza at the Myriad Gardens 301 West Reno Ave.
 
Sunday, June 11
 

11:00am

Virtual Reality Experience
Step into the world of immersive 360/VR storytelling with these 8 fantastic stories curated by Kim Voynar and Nathaniel Pinzon of  WonderTek Labs. 

Free and open to the public. 

Short Films
avatar for Eagle Bone

Eagle Bone

One of the first VR pieces ever created by a Native American filmmaker, Eagle Bone (CH’AAK’ S’AAGI) is a collective step in a new direction of visual storytelling rooted in being unapologetically Indigenous. Through freestyle spoken word and lush Pacific Northwest scenes, we enter into a VR journey of remembrance and reflection on the lessons of the old ones. Teachings that remind us that we are all individual vessels of spirit and change yet inextricably connected. 5 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Tracy Rector Director Bio: Tracy Rector is an award-winning filmmaker, indigenous activist, and youth mentor living in Seattle. She is the director and founder of Longhouse Media and youth program Native Lens, organizations that teach indigenous people and communities to use media as a tool for self-expression, cultural preservation, and social change. Most recently, she collaborated with VR... Read More →
avatar for Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy- Paul Taylor Dance Company

Syzygy in 360 is an in-depth look into the choreography of Paul Taylor. Mixing rehearsal and onstage footage, the film gives viewers a unique immersive perspective on the work and a viewpoint they can only get through the use of 360° film techniques. Narration by dancers who were in the company when Paul Taylor created the work 30 years ago gives additional insights into what was behind the creation of the dance. The film pushes the boundaries of how dance is viewed in... Read More →
avatar for Potato Dreams

Potato Dreams

A surreal VR autobiographical doc that tells the story of Little Potato's journey growing up gay in the Soviet Union before and after the fall of communism, his mother's struggles to create a better life for them both, and their eventual escape to America via her becoming a mail-order... Read More →
avatar for Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence

Behind the Fence profiles Abul, a husband who does everything he can to try to help his sick wife, Barbulu, a twelve-year-old boy whose future is diminished due to the constraints of living in this open air prison, and U Wirathu, the Buddhist leader of the 969 movement who stokes public support for restrictive laws that have rendered the Rohingya stateless in their own... Read More →
avatar for The Giant

The Giant

We follow a girl's strange journey as she grows endlessly, eventually dissolving into the music of the universe. In a 360-degree animated environment, the story is narrated in a single unbroken shot, taking the viewer on a thrilling experience unlike any other. | | 3 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Directors: Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie, Abigail Horton Director Bios: New Media Ltd is a directing trio of Mike Anderson, Ryan Dickie and Abigail Horton. Based in Brooklyn, NY, New Media Ltd was recently named in... Read More →
avatar for Haunt

Haunt

A short virtual reality film about presence, experienced through the eyes of a ghost. She floats in the places she used to be, invisible except for the moments where someone looks straight at her (you), as if they can feel her presence. She dwells in her memories, watching her past-self try to live in the present. Now she just wants to... Read More →
avatar for Say Our Name

Say Our Name

This immersive hip-hop dance piece was filmed on the streets of New York City, engaging the viewer to look into the eyes of the people that brutality is happening to everyday on streets throughout America. We must remember and say these names.   4 min/ Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Stina Hamlin Director... Read More →
avatar for La Sorcellerie

La Sorcellerie

A girl discovers her magical powers. | | 3 min / Oklahoma Premiere | Director: Jess Kantor | | Director Bio: Jessica Kantor is an LA based director, producer and interactive storyteller. 


Sunday June 11, 2017 11:00am - 6:00pm
21C Museum Hotel 900 W Main St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

12:00pm

KidsFest Shorts
Thirteen fun films for the whole family.

Running time: 52 min

Short Films
avatar for Albedo Absolute

Albedo Absolute

Two sisters disobey their parent’s warning by venturing into a brooding forest. There, they discover a large plug wedged into the forest floor. What lurks beneath the plug? The girls cannot resist finding out. Their curiosity sends them down a kaleidoscopic drainpipe and into a s... Read More →
avatar for Eggs Change

Eggs Change

A mother chicken gets threaten by the farmer’s wife from getting her egg taken. The farmer’s wife takes the egg from the chicken in the end and the chicken pays her back by kidnapping the farmer’s baby. 2 min Director: Hee Won Ahn
avatar for A Little Love Goes a Long Clay

A Little Love Goes a Long Clay

The story of a teen who had a bad experience with cyber bullying and encourage the viewer to use social media for love rather than hate. 3 min/ MS Director: Juliet Buckholdt | Writer: Juliet Buckholdt
avatar for The Three Tales of a Coin

The Three Tales of a Coin

A coin recounts its life story. Once filled with hopeful dreams of experiencing the world through the pockets of many, little does he suspect his seeming eventual fate in a tin case. 11 min/ Singapore Director: Nishok Nishok | Writers: Nishok, Jaya Khidir | Producer: Keane Tay | Cast: Frederick Law, Renald... Read More →
avatar for Dear Congress

Dear Congress

A very short visual letter to Congress from some children of America. Understanding that there are problems in Congress, they share what they have been told about how to get along. 3 min/ CA Director: Annie O'Neil | Producer: Annie O'Neil
avatar for The Controller

The Controller

Roles are reversed when a controlling mom is trapped in her son’s video game. Helpless, she now has to listen to him if she hopes to escape the unfamiliar game world. 4 min/ FL Directors: Bob Yong, Ian Ie, Kang Yung Ho
avatar for My Beary Best Friend

My Beary Best Friend

A proud rookie hunter who wants to be just like his idol, goes off to the woods to hunt a bear. Little did he know the bear's loving and caring nature would prove the hunter's wishes difficult to accomplish. 2 min/ FL Director: Luiza Alaniz
avatar for The Secret Handshake

The Secret Handshake

A young apprentice must complete the final step of his initiation into an elite secret society.   3 min/ FL Directors: Susie Webb, Jackson Read
avatar for Rupee Run

Rupee Run

When two dirt poor rival street performers, a dancing monkey and a drummer boy chase after a measly coin through the streets of India, they accidentally find themselves putting up a performance and decide to team up for success. 2 min/Fl Director: Tarun Lakshminarayanan
avatar for Last Shot

Last Shot

A girl broke her camera and throws it away, unaware that it has feelings. 3 min/ FL Director: Aemilia Widodo | Writer: Aemilia Widodo
avatar for Trashonauts

Trashonauts

A tired, grumpy space garbage man happens upon a magnetic alien that changes his life forever. 2 min/ FL Director: Jack Corpening
avatar for The Nymph and the Well

The Nymph and the Well

A lone forest nymph must charm a stingy well spirit for water to save a single wilting flower. 2 min/FL Director: Sara Ester Cardona
avatar for The Wishgranter

The Wishgranter

Set in a world where wishes are granted by mythical creatures that live under fountains, an apathetic Wishgranter is forced to go above ground to grant a wish of love. 5 min/ FL Directors: Kal Athannassov, John McDonald, Echo Wu 


Sunday June 11, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

12:30pm

Far Western
Features
avatar for Far Western

Far Western

Amid the ashes of post-WWII Japan, the bittersweet sounds of American traditional country music drifted through the radio airwaves. Although intended for the U.S. occupying forces, a vast ‘ghost audience’ of young Japanese quickly warmed to the soothing, yet foreign, sounds. Since falling in love with the music in the... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

1:00pm

360/VR: The Evolution of Immersive Storytelling

How are the emerging technologies of 360 video and virtual reality shifting the way storytellers think about the art of crafting compelling story? Join our moderator, WonderTek Labs CEO and Chief Imaginator Kim Voynar and our pioneering panel of 360 storytellers in what’s sure to be a lively and fascinating conversation about the impact of 360 video and VR/AR on the future of cinematic storytelling. Featuring 360 artists Stina Hamlin (Say Our Name), Lacey Leavitt (Eagle Bone and Potato Dreams), and Jess Kantor (La Sorcellerie).


Sunday June 11, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm
21C Museum Hotel 900 W Main St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106

1:00pm

Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape
Features
avatar for Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape

Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape

Where would musicians and music lovers be without the cassette? This feature-length DIY doc tells the story of a once-ubiquitous format through one-on-one interviews with the inventor of the cassette, Lou Ottens. 90 years old and still a stubborn progressive, Ottens views the cas... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

1:30pm

The Great Escape Shorts
Whether running to or from these characters gotta get away.

Running time: 95 min

Short Films
avatar for Cul-De-Sac

Cul-De-Sac

Parents living at the end of a quiet Cul-De-Sac discover a listening device inside their son's teddy bear. 15 min/PA Director: Damon Russell | Writers: Shawn Christensen, Damon Russell | Producers: Brenden Hubbard, Shawn Christensen | Cast: Shawn Christensen, Phoebe Tonkin, Mic... Read More →
avatar for Running Eagle

Running Eagle

An American Indian girl escapes from captivity in the oil fields of North Dakota and hitchhikes through unforgiving Plains winter back to her home in Blackfeet country, Montana. 13 min/ CA Director: Konrad Tho Fiedler | Writer: Konrad Tho Fiedler | Producers: Konrad Tho Fiedler, Tina Trinh | Cast... Read More →
avatar for Lost Face

Lost Face

Adapted from the Jack London story: A fur thief must think fast to escape the terrible, protracted death that awaits him at the hands of the native tribe he had helped enslave. 14 min/ Canada, Australia Director: Sean Meehan | Writers: Jack London, Sean Meehan | Producer: Sam M... Read More →
avatar for Memoir

Memoir

Memories can either fuel our existence or eat away at us like a disease. In the not-too-distant future, Dr. Theodore Maine is on the cusp of losing his job at Janus Labs where he is developing research for Alzheimers treatment. That is, until a mysterious visitor named Obee chang... Read More →
avatar for Ten More

Ten More

A concert pianist receives a startling omen as he struggles to  recover from a traumatic brain injury. 11 min/IL Director: Brad Riddell | Writer: Brad Riddell | Producer: Shayna Connelly | Cast: David Pasquesi, Ellie Reed
avatar for They Charge For the Sun

They Charge For the Sun

In a dystopian future where people live nocturnally to avoid the harmful rays of the sun, a young black girl unravels the lie that has kept her and her sister in the dark. 17 min Director: Terence Nance | Writer: Eugene Ramos | Producers: Giulia Caruso, Kady Kamakate | Cast: Jo... Read More →
avatar for I Love New York

I Love New York

In a city where everyone's got an angle, how does you survive? After an NYC first-timer befriends a savvy street girl on the train, she takes him on a fantastical ride through all the city's pitfalls. But nothing's free in this town, so tighten up your hustle or you might just ge... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 1:30pm - 3:30pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

2:00pm

I Stand: The Guardian of the Water
Features
avatar for I Stand: The Guardians of the Water

I Stand: The Guardians of the Water

I Stand: The Guardians of the Water is a feature documentary from Oklahoma filmmaker Kyle Kauwika Harris, who is a member of the Choctaw Nation. The film captures the indigenous voices of those on the ground at Standing Rock Reservation who stand in opposition to the Dakota Access pipeline and fight for the protection of their sacred land and water... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

2:00pm

The Work
Features
avatar for The Work

The Work

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize Documentary Feature at SXSW, The Work offers a powerful and rare look past the cinder block walls, steel doors and the dehumanizing tropes in our culture to reveal a movement of change and redemption that transcends what we think of as rehabilitation. Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, The Work follows three men from outside as they participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past. The raw and revealing process that the incarcerated men undertake exceeds the expectations of the free men, ripping them out of their comfort zones and forcing them to see themselves and the prisoners in unexpected... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

2:30pm

A Life Less Ordinary Shorts
Seven films off the beaten path.

Running time: 94 min

Short Films
avatar for Make Them Believe

Make Them Believe

A Russian wrestler enchanted by the United States plays the ultimate villain as the stars and stripes-clad character "American Hope” in Moscow's underground wrestling ring. It’s a Kremlin-run world far from the pageantry of USA pay-per-view popularity where the star-spangled red... Read More →
avatar for CIRILO

CIRILO

Cirilo is a 45 years man who has spent several years unemployed. One day he goes to the employment office with the intention of arranging his affairs. 13 min/ Spain Director: Ruben Sainz | Writer: Ruben Sainz | Producer: Karmele Barandiaran | Cast: Asier Hernandez, Iñaki Beraet... Read More →
avatar for The Collection

The Collection

Two friends stumble upon the holy grail of movie memorabilia in the most unlikely of places. 11 min/ MA Director: Adam Roffman | Producer: Adam Roffman | Cast: DJ Ginsberg, Marilyn Wagner
avatar for CORP

CORP

Ambition, exploitation of labor, environmental pollution, human degradation, surplus value, corruption and much more in the amazing world of free market! 9 min/ Argentina Director: Pablo Polledri | Writer: Pablo Polledri | Producer: Pablo Polledri
avatar for I Saw It

I Saw It

When a man finds a small girl crying, he tries to help, but when the mother appears, she accuses him of being a child molester. 20 min/ South Korea Director: Hae Seong Jeong | Writer: Hae Seong Jeong | Producer: Hae Seong Jeong
avatar for DER NARR

DER NARR

Every night, the peaceful streets of Stuttgart are being plagued with the sudden appearance of a dark figure wearing a clown's mask. Nobody knows what the anonymous person could be up to. Being confronted with the Clown, each citizen reacts in their very own manner. Abnormal situ... Read More →
avatar for RM10

RM10

A nocturnal adventures of a currency note. 12 min/ Spain Director: Emir Ezwan | Writer: Emir Ezwan | Producer: Emir Ezwan | Cast: Alice Tan, Dinol Pak, Carmen Chew, Nora Zizah


Sunday June 11, 2017 2:30pm - 4:30pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

3:00pm

American Folk
Features
avatar for American Folk

American Folk

American Folk is a touching musical about two strangers who meet while on a plane, bound for New York, the morning of September 11th, 2001.  As all flights are grounded and the airport evacuated, Elliott (Joe Purdy) and Joni (Amber Rubarth) are thrust together amidst the chaos of that day. Neither have a plan, but thanks to the help of an old friend Scottie (Krisha Fairchild), they eventually find themselves bound for NYC in a rusty old 1972 Chevy... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

3:30pm

Score: A Film Music Documentary
Features
avatar for Score: A Film Music Documentary

Score: A Film Music Documentary

It’s hard to imagine a James Bond movie without 007’s iconic theme song, Star Wars without its rousing fanfare, or Psycho without its suspense-inducing strings. But for all the beloved music in the Hollywood canon, the art and craft of film composing often get short shrift…until now. Score: A Film Music Documentary brings Hollywood's premier composers together to give viewers a privileged look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most widely known music genre: the film... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 3:30pm - 5:30pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

4:00pm

Not So Short Shorts
Four films worth every extra minute.

Running time: 76 min

Short Films
avatar for Soul City

Soul City

Soul City tells the story of a group of civil rights activists and city slickers who attempt to build a multiracial utopia in the heart of Klan Country, North Carolina in the 1970s. Their pioneering efforts to jumpstart this black-owned, black-built town run up against tenacious... Read More →
avatar for DeKalb Elementary

DeKalb Elementary

Inspired by an actual 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia. 20 min/ CA Director: Reed Van Dyk | Writer: Reed Van Dyk | Producer: Reed Van Dyk, Cory Desrosiers, Christopher Leavins, Morgan Peterson, Ricardo Ramirez | Cast: Tara Riggs, Bo Mitchell... Read More →
avatar for A Doll's Eyes

A Doll's Eyes

Haunted by the movie Jaws since childhood, a filmmaker discovers why the movie affected him so deeply. 12 min/ CA Director: Jonathan Wysocki | Writer: Jonathan Wysocki | Producer: Jonathan Wysocki | Cast: Jonathan Wysocki, Gabriel Bennett
avatar for The Immaculate Misconception

The Immaculate Misconception

Belief, family and honor. Sinead, underage, pregnant and a virgin, lives with her grandparents. Her grandmother, the matriarch of this dysfunctional family and a pious Catholic, will stop at nothing to get this birth proclaimed immaculate. 25 min Director: Michael Geoghegan | W... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

4:30pm

Unrest
Features
avatar for Unrest

Unrest

Director Jennifer Brea was a journalist and academic studying for a PhD at Harvard. Months before her wedding, she became progressively ill, losing the ability to even sit in a wheelchair. When told by her doctor it was “all in her head,” her response was to start filming from her bed, gradually deploying crews globally to document the world inhabited by millions of patients that medicine... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 4:30pm - 6:30pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

5:00pm

Okie Shorts
We've got those homegrown hits!

Running time: 73 min 

Short Films
avatar for emotion 93

emotion 93

A narrator reflects on a secret held since youth - that she had mysteriously switched bodies with her first love and they never switched back, doomed to live each other's lives. 7 min/ OK Director: Oz Davidson | Writer: Oz Davidson
avatar for Illustrators Anonymous

Illustrators Anonymous

A support group gets a visit from a new member who has the oddest of problems to work through. 5 min/ OK Director: Tanner Herriott | Writers: Rene Gutteridge, Tanner Herriott, Kaleb Bruza, Neil Newby, Cacky Poarch, Jeremy Parr, Janitta Swain, Amanda Hyden | Producer: Amanda Hyd... Read More →
avatar for Let the Bodies Hit the Floor

Let the Bodies Hit the Floor

Everything spirals out of control as two young woman struggle to keep a dead body out of sight. 7 min/ OK Directors: Jacob Leighton Burns, Zachary Burns | Writers: Jacob Leighton Burns | Producers: Jacob Leighton Burns, Zachary Burns, Alexandra Bohannon | Cast: Page Tudyk, All... Read More →
avatar for Harley

Harley

Despite living in the small town of Erick, Oklahoma and bordering on the edge of insanity, a self-proclaimed “mediocre music maker” attracts visitors from around the world. 14 min/ OK, Canada Director: March Mercanti | Producer: PJ Mercanti
avatar for Butch: Legend of Langston

Butch: Legend of Langston

Easily the most recognizable character of Langston University for over 50 years, Butch is loved by all and known by none. Set in the nation's westernmost HBCU (historically black college or university), Butch: Legend of Langston explores the many myths, stories, and legends of a... Read More →
avatar for Unto Me

Unto Me

We all walk a path in life. Always moving forward. While most of us are self-consumed with our own agendas, we need to look around and help others. In the Bible book of Matthew, Jesus states, “for I was hungry and you gave Me food; I was thirsty and you gave Me drink; I was a stranger and you took Me in; I was naked and you clothed Me; I was sick and you visited Me; I was in prison and you came to... Read More →
avatar for The Pits

The Pits

In a world full of pears, what can you find to fill your pit? A story about longing, love, and finding your other half. 3 min/ NY, OK Director: Mike Hayhurst | Writer: David Bizzaro | Producers: Mike Hayhurst, David Bizzaro | Cast: David Bizzaro, Allison Hayhurst, Nate Brown  ... Read More →
avatar for Tempo

Tempo

A boy has stopped talking, and his mother has taken him to a therapist to discover why. 12 min/ OK Director: Brian Lawes | Writer: Nick Dillard | Producers: Tommy Bond, Nick Dillard, Brian Lawes | Cast: Collin Place, Drew Pollock, Mary Kathryn Bryant, Sidney Flack


Sunday June 11, 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

5:30pm

Dolores
Features
avatar for Dolores

Dolores

Nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance, Dolores tells the inspiring story of Dolores Huerta, a woman who bucked 1950s gender conventions by starting the country's first farm worker's union with fellow organizer Cesar Chavez. What starts out as a struggle for racial and la... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Oklahoma City Museum of Art 415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

5:30pm

The Scent of Rain & Lightning
Features
avatar for The Scent of Rain & Lightning

The Scent of Rain & Lightning

Writer/Producers Casey Twenter and Jeff Robison return to deadCenter with this suspenseful drama directed by Blake Robbins based on the novel by Nancy Pickard. Twenter and Robinson screened The Jogger at deadCenter in 2013, then released their hit Rudderless directed by William H. Macy in 2014. In The Scent of Rain and Lightning, Miaka Monroe (It Follows) plays a young woman who learns that her... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

6:00pm

Dave Made A Maze
Features
avatar for Dave Made A Maze

Dave Made A Maze

Dave, an artist who has yet to complete anything significant in his career, builds a fort in his living room out of pure frustration, only to wind up trapped by the fantastical pitfalls, booby traps, and critters of his own creation. Dave Made a Maze stars comedian Nick Thune as... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

6:30pm

We're With Them Shorts
8 female filmmakers we proudly stand behind.

Running time: 93 min

Short Films
avatar for Catherine

Catherine

Catherine loves pets! But most of all, she loves her cat. As she grows up, she cannot connect with other people. Her cat is her life, and little by little she grows up to be a crazy old cat lady. Will she ever find friendship, or love? 12 min Director: Britt Raes | Writer: Brit... Read More →
avatar for RHONNA & DONNA

RHONNA & DONNA

How are you supposed to act when you are conjoined at the hip? 14 min/ United Kingdom Director: Daina O.Pusic | Writer: Daina O.Pusic | Cast: Niamh McGowan, Nuala McGowan, Tim Fitzhigham, Fiona Allen
avatar for Game

Game

A new kid shows up at the high school boys' basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression.  Will talent and drive be enough to make the team once they discover a secret? 15 min/ CA Director: Jeannie Donohoe | Writer: Jeannie Donohoe | Producer: Joey Horvitz | Cast: Rick Fox, Nicole Williams, Tye White, Jamie McShane, Dominique Columbus, Charles Parnell, Michael... Read More →
avatar for Imago

Imago

The courageous, life-altering decision to never let anyone bully him again- not even his own father- leads a 15-year-old gay teen to fully embrace his true identity. Based on a true story. 8 min/TX Director: Liz Cardenas Franke | Writer: Liz Cardenas Franke | Producers: Daniel... Read More →
avatar for Laps

Laps

On a routine morning, a woman on a crowded New York City subway is sexually assaulted in plain sight. 6 min/NY Director: Charlotte Wells | Writer: Charlotte Wells | Producer: Joy Jorgensen | Cast: Thea Duncan Brooks
avatar for Mom's Pestiños

Mom's Pestiños

Rosa tries to recall her mother by cooking the pestiños recipe she always prepared, with no success. She has invited her sisters, Beatriz and Isabel, to help her, even though they don’t speak to each other. Neither one knows that the other one is going to be there, and they can’t imagine how much Rosa wants to eat those... Read More →
avatar for Still Sophie

Still Sophie

Four and a half years ago, young talent Sophia Salveson’s life changed forever. Doctors said she may never walk again, may never talk again...may never perform again. They were wrong. 7 min/TN Director: Caroline Knight | Writers: Caroline Knight, Chad McClarnon | Producer: Chad... Read More →
avatar for Here Nor There

Here Nor There

A mysterious meeting in an underground parking lot; a funeral for a woman who has been missing for years; an actor pretending to be the private investigator who discovered her body- nothing is as it seems in this intimate portrait of what can happen to a family in the midst of loss and personal tragedy... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:00pm

The Hero
Features
avatar for The Hero

The Hero

Legendary actor Sam Elliott plays Lee Hayden, a washed-up Western film icon, who today makes a living through voiceovers, while leading a sedentary life accompanied by copious amounts of weed and former co-star turned dealer Nick Offerman. Upon being struck with a surprise cancer diagnosis, Lee quickly prioritizes, and commits to proving his self-worth through a reprisal of his most iconic role, The Hero, in a sequel to the beloved Western... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
MidFirst Bank Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

7:00pm

Closing Night After Party

Open to the public, 21 and over.

Stop by to say thanks to our amazing volunteers and offer one last toast to friends old and new at the very last party of deadCenter 2017. TimeOut is a Pop Up Bar along the Bricktown canal that will offer swings, games, music, and tasty drink specials for passholders. 


Sunday June 11, 2017 7:00pm - 10:00pm
TimeOut Bar 103 East California Ave.

7:30pm

Okie Not So Short Shorts
Same homegrown hits...just longer. 

Running time: 84 min 

Short Films
avatar for Dig it if You Can

Dig it if You Can

We get up close and personal with Steven Paul Judd, the dynamic and bold 21st century Renaissance man. One of the art world’s most energetic, accessible and celebrated figures, this self-taught artists love for pop culture and Native American art has given him a massive following... Read More →
avatar for A Journey to Honor

A Journey to Honor

A Journey to Honor tells the heroic life story of 3 Oklahoma WWII veterans and their emotional journey to Washington, DC with an organization called Oklahoma Honor Flights, who took over 2,000 WWII veterans to experience their memorial.  It is a story 70 years in the making, as e... Read More →
avatar for Fleeting Light

Fleeting Light

A group of blind and visually impaired individuals prove that art is accessible to everyone when they are given the opportunity to take a photography class that will result in a gallery art show featuring their work. The film explores those who participated in the course, focusin... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 7:30pm - 9:30pm
OG&E Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:00pm

Gremlin
Features
avatar for Gremlin

Gremlin

Two years after the murder of his 10-year-old son, Adam Thatcher (Adam Hampton) receives a mysterious box from a relative containing a terrible secret, a creature that will brutally kill everyone he cares about one by one. The only way to release himself from the curse is to give the box to someone he loves, continuing the never-ending circulation of this ancient evil. Writer/Director Ryan Bellgardt returns to deadCenter with another thrilling monster movie after blowing audiences away with Army of Frankensteins in 2013. This time around, Bellgardt has recruited another awesome deadCenter filmmaker, Adam Hampton (Rough Cut, The Unusual Calling of Charlie Christmas), to the play the lead in the film. The partnership is pure... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Tapstone Energy Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

8:30pm

Kreep
Features
avatar for Kreep

Kreep

Whitman Thaw (Judd Nelson) has lived alone for a very long time. One day, he meets a young thief named Kreep (Lymari Nadal) hiding on his West Texas farm. Kreep confesses to have stolen a duffel bag full of money and convinces Whit to escort her safely to the Mexico border in exchange for half of the... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 8:30pm - 10:30pm
StellaNova Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

9:00pm

Gilbert
Features
avatar for Gilbert

Gilbert

Gilbert is a wildly funny and unexpectedly poignant portrait of the life and career of one of comedy's most iconic figures, Gilbert Gottfried. Legendary comedian Gilbert Gottfried launched his career on Saturday Night Live and appeared in more than 140 films and television shows, from... Read More →


Sunday June 11, 2017 9:00pm - 11:00pm
The Social Order Theater at Harkins 150 E Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104