September 7, 2018 Aria, the first selection of Pendance 2019

  We are officially announcing ARIA directed by Myrsini Aristidou as the first selection of Pendance 2019. A big hit at Sundance 2018 and the Venice Film Festival, we're excited to have this timely and masterful short as part of our festival this year. Generously supported by...

November 17, 2017 Meet Clara Lezama, director of ‘Emma’

Meet Clara Lezama, a 23 year old filmmaker from Montevideo, Uruguay. Her short, Emma, won best #shortfilm at both FIEC and the Festival Piriápolis de Película. Emma is a #suspense thriller about a woman (Chiara Hourcade) who while escaping something, winds up at a hotel. Once there, everything she...

November 10, 2017 Helga & Rendez-Vous

And our final 2 announcements for official selections at Pendance are Tinna Hrafnsdóttir's beautiful short from Iceland, Helga, and from Montreal, Jimmy Boutry's short film Rendez-Vous. The films will screen in-competition for Best Short, and Best Canadian Short respectively. Congrats to our first 5 selections- we'll be announcing...

November 9, 2017 Fuzzy Logic Pictures – 2 selections

We love Fuzzy Logic Pictures. The studio screens twice at Pendance 2017- first with a special out-of-competition screening of the Live-action Oscar winner Curfew, starring Fátima Ptacek (Dora the Explorer, Before I Disappear) and Shawn Christensen (Sidney Hall, Before I disappear). Next, in competition, we'll screen the wonderful Cul-de-Sac,...