Our 2019 Fellows

Out of the 350+ submissions we received for our second lab, we have made our selection of 10 filmmakers.

Miguel Faus

CALLADITA

“In a summer mansion in the Costa Brava, a young domestic worker has to serve two rich kids while they enjoy their summer. Amongst cocktails, drugs and dishwashers, she will look for her own way of having fun.”

Pranav Bhasin

NEW YEARS EVE

Muddled in ambiguous relationships, a Mumbai boy paces through the streets, trying to find a partner to spend New Years Eve with // Romance in Bombay.

Matthew Puccini

LAVENDER

A young gay man grows increasingly entangled in the marriage of an older couple.

Ellie Foumbi

ZENITH

“When an adopted Black Mennonite has an unexpected connection with a migrant worker, she is torn between her faith and her desire to explore the outside world.”

Ryan Dickie

MONTANA, GA

In the middle of nowhere, three best friends eternally bond when a chill vacation weekend turns supernatural.

Laura Kulik

THE LAST SCEANCE

Over the course of one terrifying seance, two sisters must defeat an evil demon.

Johnson Cheng

LONELY BLUE NIGHT

A complicated love letter.

Dennis Williams II

CLOUT

Clout is about a group of determined, southern college kids who build a following for their music label by way of crashing the parking lots of festivals throughout the East Coast with their own live shows. 

Laura O’Shea + Tony Doyle

MATCH

Two strangers ‘match’ online and meet for a casual ride – of a Monday, no less.

Thank you so much to all who have supported this lab. It is financed entirely by the public, friends, and family to help other filmmakers.

– The Short To Feature Lab