Peace Film Festival Shorts Program #5

Peace Film Festival Shorts Program #5

Films Included

Jarvis Rockwell (Short Documentary, USA, 40 min) - Directed by Rachel Victor

"Jarvis Rockwell, Norman's oldest son, embarks on a journey of self and art and finds a way to love his often difficult famous father."

 

The Little Dictator (Short Narrative, Israel, 29 min) - Directed by Nurith Cohn

"The Little Dictator is a light comedy of an uncharismatic history professor and lecturer on totalitarian political leaders who suddenly finds himself in an unexpected situation; at the Sabbath weekend celebrating the 90th birthday of his wife’s grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, he is forced him to confront history, his family and himself."

 

MUSIC (Short Documentary, USA, 7 min) - Directed by Brandon E. Kamin

"An uplift as we watch local musician, John Beacher, as he moves about Philadelphia uplifting people through his music. Captured by filmmaker, Brandon E Kamin, John's audience are folks who may need a little more brotherly love than most."

 

An Undeniable Voice (Short Documentary, USA, 16 min)  Co-Directed by Price Arana & Adam Rothlein

Featuring a Q&A with Sam Harris & Director Price Arana

"Sam Harris, believed to be one of the youngest to survive the camps during the Holocaust, shares his amazing story of survival with philanthropist and activist Sharon Stone. Sam Harris spearheaded the building of the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center in Skokie, Illinois and currently serves as President Emeritus."

Technical Information

Run Time: 92 mins