The 28th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

Featured Films 

Prayer Associate
Ryan Taylor, Ben Vasquez (8:42)
From high above, there’s plenty of work for Woody at the Department of Prayer Relations.

Peace at the Pipeline
Erin Lattimer, Ryan Leen (10:11)
Two Notre Dame students travel to Standing Rock, and find that the story isn’t the protest, it’s the people.
2017 Riverside International Film Festival
2017 San Pedro International Film Festival

Colour Blind
Jill Chipley, Rosie Biehl, Liz Konicek (12:01)
Value in life is not black and white.

Debajo de los árboles (Beneath the Trees)
Crystal Avila (15:20)
With the help of his granddaughter and an old still camera, a Mexican immigrant recalls his path across the Arizona border decades ago.

WINNER- 2017 Notre Dame Student Film Festival, Audience Choice Award
2018 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
2018 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival

View Debajo de los árboles (Beneath the Trees)

Schattenvolk *
Anna Poltrack (2:49)
Who’s Hoo? *
Rebecca Mai (2:09)
Horse Play *
Tanner Cipriano (4:40)
*Animatic short films- rough representations of what will become fully animated films.

Nothing To Be Done
Colton Williamson, Moira Hamilton, Cody Mason (23:20)
An undergraduate opus spins through a triangle of love.

Rosie Biehl, John Salazar (10:03)
In Antigua, Guatemala one ceramic pot can change lives.

Alex Mansour, Jessica Wilson (7:58)
The reality of loss cannot be captured in images.

Improv on the Rez
Micaela Powers, Craig Schmier  (11:39)
A startup troupe pioneers improv comedy on the Navajo reservation.

Take Two
Mariel Cuellar, Meagan Snodell (7:16)
A haunting trip and an empty prescription bottle.

Old Friends
Dakota Connell-Ledwon, Matt Keough (8:41)
In Tennessee, there’s a shelter for man’s best friends who’ve seen better days.