Shorts Block • Darkness
Friday, 10:30 p.m. • Art House (69min)
The Discovery of Alan Hindley
Director: Andy Fortenbacher
A ham radio enthusiast discovers a mysterious object that might be a window into another world.
Director: Tobias Tobbell
A young couple update their home invasion nightmare via social media as a quiet night in turns into carnage.
Director: Jesse Foster
A man’s fate is sealed within a Brooklyn tenement housing bathroom in 1983.
Director: Soyeon Kim
A black crow searches for its identity, trying to escape the perception that it is something other than a beautiful and intelligent bird.
Director: Jack Klink
“Lapse” explores the mind of Alex who is struggling with hallucinations and “time jumps.” Sessions with his therapist don’t lead him towards the answers he is seeking. His struggles escalate him into situations he never anticipated.
Director: Brandi Bradburn
A socially inept shut-in transforms herself into a wildly successful Internet celebrity, but when her legion of followers turn fickle she must find her way back to the real world before her virtual existence spins her out of control.
Brix and the Bitch
Director: Nico Raineau
Trapped in a seedy and illegal fight club, one woman’s only chance for escape is to win a gruesome brawl against the one person she refuses to harm.
2019 River Bend Film Festival Sponsors
Allen Brenneman • Celtx • Common Spirits • Flowers By Phoebe • Goshen Motors • Greensweep Cleaning Services • Lesson.ly • The Local • Salon J • Vinyl Wagon Crew • Weston Fribley • Woodstar Photography • Yoder Culp Funeral Home
This project is made possible by the support of the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
And a special thanks to our 2019 Festival hosts