2015 Macon Film Festival Schedule
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Saturday, July 18 • 11:45am - 1:15pm
Student Shorts Block - Fighting For What You Want

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Total Run Time: 14:00 
Director: Jordan Lewis
Country of Origin: USA
Ratings: None
Synopsis: Racial tension runs high in 1969 Lakeland, Florida -- a small, close-minded southern town. Two high-school students, Rose and Jude, find themselves bonding over a common cause: having an integrated prom. As their interracial relationship grows closer, they soon discover that bringing the school together will be harder than they could have ever imagined. This story is inspired by the true events of integration in Lakeland, Florida's high school in the late 1960's. Separate is NEVER equal.


Total Run Time: 18:00 
Director: Zack Brewer
Country of Origin: Cyprus
Ratings: None
Synopsis: A young boy works to buy an action figure of his favorite superhero, but, after witnessing a classmate being bullied, he learns it doesn't take superpowers to be a hero.


Total Run Time: 27:00 
Director: Dima Otvertchenko 
Country of Origin: USA
Ratings: Language
Synopsis: Rudy & Ava have 4 days to make sense of their broken relationship before the end of the world in this rock music video adventure told through 7 original songs.


Total Run Time: 28:00 
Director: Iz Gutierrez 
Country of Origin: USA
Ratings: Language, Violence
Synopsis: Inspired by true events, Monica (Brenda Romero) and Gabriel (Eduardo Enrikez) are an engaged couple on the verge of a relationship breakdown when they are unexpectedly torn apart by an unjust law and controversial government practice. After Gabriel is deported to a dangerous city, they both remember how they fell in love and make a vow to rekindle their romance in order to prevail over a corrupted and complex government policy. They discover a way to reunite through an unconventional method. Love will transcend any boundary.

Saturday July 18, 2015 11:45am - 1:15pm EDT
567 Center for Renewal 533 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201