Youth CineMedia

Youth CineMedia is a local Santa Barbara non-profit founded by filmmaker, activist, and educator Osiris Castañeda. YCM teaches documentary filmmaking to diverse children, teens, and young adults– with projects focusing mostly on social justice issues. HIV...
You Got the Part

You Got the Part

An affable actor (Koz McRae) lands a role on a popular gladiator TV show, but there’s just one catch: full-frontal nudity. *FOR MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY* Directed by Jason SerenoCountry: USA46 minutes
Wonder

Wonder

Sammy, an 11 year-old growing up in “the hood,” secretly dreams of trick-or-treating as Wonder Woman for Halloween.Directed by Javier MolinaProduced by Gabriel Furman, Javier Molina, Paolo Monico, Eva MinemarWritten by Gabriel FurmanStarring Benji Siegel, Gabriel...
Wild Love

Wild Love

While on a romantic getaway, Alan and Beverly cause a fatal accident. This crime won’t remain unpunished.Directed by Paul Autric, Quentin Camus, Léa Georges, Maryka Laudet, Zoé Sottiaux, Corentin YvergniauxProduced by Julien DeparisCountry: France7...
Whales Without Walls

Whales Without Walls

A proposed sanctuary for captive whales and dolphins will provide respect and autonomy in an environment in which they can thrive.Directed by Charles Vinick, Dr. Lori Marino, Michael Mountain, Matt StammProduced by Charles Vinick, Dr. Lori Marino, Michael...
The Way Home

The Way Home

Chasing the American dream, two Chinese immigrants realize dreams are nightmares when the price is too high to pay.Directed by Yiran ZhouProduced by Summer Xinlei YangWritten by “Nathan” Zheng Nie, Yiran ZhouStarring Zhan Wang, Henggao Li, Zhanghuan Zhang,...
The Watchmaker

The Watchmaker

Master Japanese watchmaker Takumi Oshiro nears the completion of one of his greatest masterpieces.Directed by Charlie FonvilleProduced by Charlie FonvilleWritten by Charlie FonvilleStarring Hidetoshi ImuraCountry: USA5 minutesUS Premiere