A series of shadow puppet tales; digital, but no less made by hand. A collection of hand drawn narrative shorts to warm your palms.
Guest programmed by Ted Wiggin.
SHADOW PUPPET PERFORMANCE by Olivia Vaughn Hern.
FIGURE THROWS A ROCK by Derick Wycherly. 2011. 2 min.
FABLE by Daniel Sousa. 2006. 7 min.
TABLE OF GODS by Jacob Menden. 2016. 3 min.
DOGS OF LIFE by Jack Wedge. 2015. 13 min.
HOW DO WE LOOK AT A MONUMENT by Luca Depardon. 2021. 2.5 min.
GET GOT by Bryan Fordney. 2005. 6 min.
TWO TRUTHS by Miranda Javid. 2021. 8 min.
LIKE A RABBIT by Nayon Cho. 2020. 3 min.
KLEZGERMIIA by Simeon Kondev & Felipe Di Poi Tamargo. 2022. 3 min.
BASED ON A TRUE STORY by Jacob Kafka. 2012. 6 min.
QUEST FOR THE CRYSTAL by Natasha Sharpe. 2017. 4 min.
MAKE ME PSYCHIC by Sally Cruikshank. 1978. 8 min.
*some adult themes.
Rockaway Film Festival would like to thank VBX™~Vernam Basin Terminal for generously hosting us at the Arverne Cinema in addition to BBX™~Barbadoes Basin Terminal for contributing to such.
RFF also thanks Rockaway Artists Alliance and the National Park Service for hosting us in Fort Tilden.
RFF is proud to be sponsored by Blundstone®, Istic Illic Pictures, and NYC Ferry. The festival is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support provided by FRANC.