Watch trailers from short films that played at the the FEEDBACK Film Festivals.

  • Short Film Trailer: CRACKS IN THE FOUNDATION.

    Directed by Tessie McCoy, Tajianna Okechukwu
    Cracks in the Foundation is a short drama that explores generational trauma through the lens of a Black woman as she strives to prevent toxic cycles from happening within in her family.

    Director Statement

  • Short Film Trailer: Queer Mongol. Directed by Brandt Miller

    QUEER MONGOL, 16min., USA, Documentary
    Directed by Brandt Miller
    Queer Mongol follows four characters over the course of Mongolia's LGBTQ+ Pride Festival, who embody a diversity of gender and sexual identities. The film is a meditation on queerness in the non-west and a nuanced glimpse into a nas...


    MODUS OPERANDI: BRISBANE'S RIPPER SUSPECT, 8min., Australia, Documentary
    Directed by David Hodkinson, Alice Walker
    A student film that explores a myth of over 130 years. Did 'Jack The Ripper' flee to Australia and lay to rest in Brisbane's Toowong Cemetery?

  • Short Film Trailer: Rangers of the Ulaan Taiga. Directed by Eric Daft

    RANGERS OF THE ULAAN TAIGA, 14min., Mongolia
    Directed by Eric Daft
    A short documentary telling the stories of the Rangers who have dedicated their lives to the national parks and protected areas of Mongolia.

  • Short Film Trailer: ATARAXIA. Directed by Haley Seppa

    ATARAXIA, 15min., USA, Drama
    Directed by Haley Seppa
    Ataraxia is a film about 32-year-old female-bodied, queer identified photographer, Mickey, who, due to experiences with trauma and rape as a teenager, has built her adult life around making “safe” choices and hiding behind the lens of her camer...

  • Short Film Trailer: SANCTUARY OF HER. Directed by Geoff Poister

    Directed by Geoff Poister
    Two identical twin sisters from Iran create mesmerizing paintings that reflect a major conflict in their lives. Physically, they are two people. But psychologically they feel they are one. The single persona cannot exist in the real world, s...

  • Short Film Trailer: THE FULL CATASTROPHE. Created by Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

    THE FULL CATASTROPHE, 4min,. USA, Documentary
    Directed by Yolanda Reid Chassiakos
    Ethnic Cleansing in Smyrna, 1922: A Family's Odyssey

  • Short Film Trailer: THE GOING. Directed by Mairin O'Hagan

    Directed by Mairin O'Hagan

    “Why do you make me leave the house
    And think for a breath it is you I see”
    The Going, Thomas Hardy

    It’s been 6 mon...

  • Short Film Trailer: YOUNG KINGS. Directed by Dr. Arshley Emile, Jonathan Banks

    YOUNG KINGS, 23min., USA, Documentary
    Directed by Dr. Arshley Emile, Jonathan Banks
    From Ponce De Leon to Ralph David Abernathy, bike culture is pumping hard through the heart of Atlanta. Whether pulling clutches or pushing ...

  • Trailer: LEMNISCATE short film. Directed by Chuck Meré

    When a dad has his biggest scientific breakthrough during his young daughter's scheduled visitation, he must choose between being a good father, or traveling to a parallel dimension.

  • Trailer: MARBLE ME FREE short film. Directed by Diane Leslie Kaufman

    How do we cope and what do we do when physical and emotional pain, obstacles, and hardship block our way forward? This "dark night of the soul" journey is powerfully depicted in the "Marble Me Free" animated film.

  • Trailer: SOLSTICE short film. Directed by Justin Vu

    A young woman and her husky dog take the long journey home on foot through the Alaskan wilderness, with all its beauty and all its danger

  • Trailer: MASK short film, Directed by Peter Jang

    When a combat veteran tries to escape his PTSD by working out at a boxing gym, a confrontation with a mysterious man amplifies his worst fears.

  • Trailer: STRANGE WATERS short film. Directed by Andy McLeod. Writer: Rowena Amos

    "Water, water everywhere..."

    Four strangers. A remote fort out at sea. A private party with an absent host. The tale of four soldiers who jumped to their death. Was it the isolation or some thing else? Will the fort claim it’s next victims or can they all survive until morning?


  • Trailer: NEW WORLD ORDER short film.

    Susan Lim, Christina Teenz Tan, Samudra Kajal Saikia

    An inanimate toy companion to a young girl fears irrelevance with the passage of time, from childhood through medical school and as the girl prepares to graduate. As it is exposed to the science and disruptive technologies in the girl's colleg...

  • Trailer: TO HAVE AND TO HOLD short film. Directed by Jess Moore

    Why doesn’t she just leave? Left alone in her house in the aftermath of a brutal attack, one woman attempts to leave the home she is trapped in before her husband returns. This short is based on the critically-acclaimed stage play called NEXT TIM...

  • Trailer: TOGETHER short film. Directed by Sean L Restivo

    After the recent death of her mother, Alex is left with the responsibility of taking care of her brother, Jakob. After Jakob starts a fight at school. Alex makes a potentially fatal decision, that puts her in a conflict with the Questioner, a manifestation of her guilt.

    Director Statement
    I deve...

  • Trailer: WHITE FEMALE short film. Directed by Sarah Falkiner

    Directed by Sarah Falkiner

    “Two childhood friends realize their lifelong connection was much more fragile than either imagined.”

    Director Statement
    Based on real life, this short film works to heal trauma while underscoring critical issues people often don’t want to discuss.
    I was over the m...

  • Short Film Trailer: PULLOUT

    PULLOUT, 11min., USA, Comedy
    Directed by Alison Barton, Bonnie Dennison
    One day after purchasing their first real adult pull-out couch, homebody couple Levi and Dillon's relationship is tested when an unexpected (and pungent) visitor arrives to stay the night.


  • Film Trailer: Messages from the Marsh - parts 1-3, mixed with A Rumble Inside

    Messages from the Marsh, 2021 to current, is an immersive experience with multiple video projections, sound art, and mapping. The project focuses on marsh locations on the east coast, and the work is developed via site-specific research, video documentation, and in-person engagement. Videos depic...

  • Short Film Trailer: FOLLOW THE ARROW, short film from France

    FOLLOW THE ARROW, 13min., France, Crime/Thriller
    Directed by Marc Saez
    A man, a Woman, a hunt


    When it shrinks, it expands. It floats and it sinks. It separates but connects. When I think I’m watching them, they're actually watching me.
    A charming animation rhyme that weaves together the many days of observing, recording, and experimenting.

  • SHORT FILM TRAILER: POP. 11min. Short. Directed by Brandon Victoriano

    As they prepare for a surprise birthday party, a heterosexual couple engage in a passive-aggressive and toxic dialogue that escalates into a violent and disturbing ending.

    Director Statement
    As an aspiring filmmaker, I hope to explore stories through my work that deal with subjects and groups no...

  • Trailer: FAULT LINE Short Film

    A sweeping drama, FAULT LINE takes us on an odyssey of loss in the far west Texas town of Marfa.

    Directed by Lauren Himmelvo