Brishkay Ahmed / 6’ / Dari / English subs
Sometime in the future, the women of Afghanistan rule.
Bretten Hannam / l’nui’simk / English subs
A pair of Mi’kmaw helpers travel the land, removing toxic remnants of the past.
Andrew Chiu / 12’ / English
150 years in the future, a Canadian refugee reflects on her escape and the new path she finds herself forced onto.
Mylène Augustin & Feven Ghebremariam / 15’ / English, French, Pidgin, Atikamekw / English & French subs
Invited to Tiohtià: ke, as a member of her country’s tribal council, Sam, an 18-year-old Cameroonian girl, traces the steps of her great-grandmother who lived in this northern land over a hundred years ago.
Taina Da Silva & Becca Redden / 16’ / Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) / English subs
150 years from now, two warrior siblings document their community, who survived climate change, and become the focus of an event that will change them forever.
Jeremy Sandor / 15’ / English
A colour forecasting agency documents its human employees on their last day at the office.
Marwen Tlili & Quentin Ducados Tayeb Hadji / 18’ / French / English subs
Solitudes, or how the artistic endeavours of some create a nightmare for others who are in the minority.
Roxann Whitebean / 5’ / Mohawk, English / English subs
Enhior'hén:ne explores Mohawks children's predictions about the state of mother earth 200 years into the future.
Mariam Zaidi / 5’ / English
JK is a 26 year-old astronaut selected to go on a mission to Mars in the year 2035. As she gets ready for her momentous day, she reflects on her past and the people who helped her get to where is she is now.
tobias c. van Veen / 25’ / no dialogue
Blending documentary techniques with surrealist and silent filmmaking, LOST ALIEN captures the Afrofuturist cosplay of ZiggZaggerZ the Bastard as a photosensitive black alien stranded on a sunlit planet.
Andréanne Germain / 6’ / English
A teenager unwillingly deletes her best friend in this bittersweet coming of age story set in a world where augmented reality has gamified existence.
Lari Jalbert / 22’ / French & English / French & English subs
post_cunt, gender-hacks matter; a dance of monsters, of post genital focus, of playful prosthetic fluidity, of empowerment and consent.
Thirza Jean Cuthand / 13’ / English
After white people have left Earth for Mars, Indigenous people talk about their work reclaiming the lands and restoring the health of the planet and their communities.
Roberto Santaguida / 10’ / English
In the beginning, there was nothing -- you can get nothing easily.
Andrés Salas-Parra / 20’ / French / English subs
In a world with nothing left to mine, communication has become the main resource for humanity to exist. The challenge? To stay connected.