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BIFF 2011 Presents: Tirza
  • Genre : Drama
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Jörgen’s world is crumbling. Forced into early retirement and harrassed by his ex-wife, the only part of his life which made sense – raising his beloved daughter, Tirza – is disrupted when she disappears on holiday in Namibia. After weeks of terrified uncertainty, Jörgen goes searching for her, but the heat, his drinking and bad memories combine to unhinge him. His only ally is a child prostitute ...


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Toast
  • Genre : Comedy, Drama
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TOAST is the ultimate nostalgia trip through the foodstuffs of the 60's and the stuff food is about. Based on the bittersweet story of food writer Nigel Slater’s childhood, TOAST is a delicious recollection of the tastes and smells that a young boy associates with his journey into adulthood.

Principal Cast:
Helena Bonham Carter, Ken Stott, Freddie Highmore, Victoria Hamilton


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Tora
  • Genre : Short
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Starring famed environmentalist, David Suzuki in his debut acting role, TORA follows Jenna (Kate Bateman) who inherits an idyllic lakeside property only to be haunted by a little Japanese ghost girl. Jenna discovers (through dreams and flashbacks of her new neighbor (Suzuki)) that her land was a Japanese Internment Camp during WWII and the little girl suffered a mysterious fate while interned ther...


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Where the Road Meets the Sun
  • Genre : Crime, Drama
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Where the Road Meets the Sun tells the story of four men whose paths intersect for a brief time in the city of Los Angeles. They are from different walks of life, but it is their friendship that forces them to confront their past, and shape their future.

Principal Cast:
Eric Mabius, Will Yun Lee, Fernando Noriega, Luke Brandon Field, Laura Ramsey


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Without
  • Genre : Drama
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On a remote wooded island, a young woman becomes caretaker to an elderly man in a vegetative state. She has no cell signal, no Internet. Forced to meet the needs of a man who cannot respond, Joslyn vacillates between finding solace in his company and feeling fear and suspicion towards him. As the monotony of her daily routine starts to unravel, boundaries collapse and Joslyn struggles with sexuali...


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Yelling To The Sky
  • Genre : Drama
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17-year-old Sweetness O'Hara (Zoe Kravitz) has arrived at the first of several life changing forks in the road. Being the daughter of mixed race parents in a less than tolerant community, she lives with an alcoholic and intermittently abusive father, and a mother suffering from a mental illness, the exact nature of which Sweetness is unsure. Her protective older sister, Ola, is pregnant, with no s...


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Mercy Grace & Crab Meat
  • Genre : Action, Comedy, Short
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Two door-to-door missionaries inadvertently put their faith to the test when they go a-knockin' on the door of the local drug dealer.

Principal Cast:
Andrew Qumar, Joey Sinko, Michael Joyce


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Mumbai Charlie
  • Genre : Comedy, History, Short
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A businessman from Mumbai learns to embrace his inner moustache in a small rural town in India.


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BIFF 2011 Presents: My Big Red Purse
  • Genre : Short
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In “My Big Red Purse”, director Giancarlo Iannotta sits down with his mother Pam to reminisce about a particular childhood memory from the 1960’s. Pam recalls her, her best friend, and a big red purse going up against the neighborhood bully, refusing to back down.

Principal Cast:
Pam Iannotta, Tess Reardon, Jenna Guarino, Patrick Headley, Susan Reardon


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BIFF 2011 Presents: Post-Nup
  • Genre : Comedy, Short
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Post-Nup is a Comedic animated series about a young couple that loves each other deeply, yet still struggles through the normal conflicts that pepper every marriage. In this episode, Gaby notices Omar's restlessness and suggests meditation. Omar is reluctant, until Gaby begins to get competitive about it. A meditation competition ensues, ending with Gaby and Omar both dismayed by what they discove...