Hired assassin Grayson Livingston is on a mission by a kingpin bootlegger to execute Sheriff Henry Lloyd, a small town sheriff who makes alcohol shipments moving through his county difficult. No one is safe in this thriller.
A woman struggling to survive alone in a post-apocalyptic wasteland discovers a virtual-reality machine and escapes from her loneliness into a scenic virtual world. When she falls in love with a man inside this virtual world, she must choose between her love and her life in this romantic science fiction short film.
The Fight For Our Dreams
A coming of age story about Kaylee (Tarah Paige), an apprentice assassin, and her relationship with Pete (Robert Picardo), her trainer, and Miranda (Marina Sirtis), their handler. Kaylee, like a rebellious teenager, simultaneously wants approval and independence from Pete and Miranda
In 1947, newly-minted congressmen/future presidents John F. Kennedy, age 29, and Richard Nixon, age 34, travel to Pennsylvania where they must make a fateful decision. A supernatural drama based on true events.
Session 3 - 5:00 PM.
Shattered Dreams is an Emmy award-winning documentary that examines the pervasive, dark underworld of sex trafficking in America. Heart wrenching personal stories from survivors of the illicit sex trade and leading experts reveal how vastly misunderstood and disregarded this important human rights issue has been.
An emotionally fractured woman examines her past in search of answers for her present entanglement.
NOAH is a short drama film about a youthful and timid boy named Noah, who goes missing on an adventure to the woods with his single parented father named Lee.
An African-American therapist, with a fertility issue, has a difficult experience seeking adoption from a patient, a pregnant, college sophomore.
Acts of Contrition
A priest grapples with his experiences of faith, the past, and his ride-sharing night job in an attempt to prevent a grieving penitent's death.
3:00 PM - Session Two
Wasp-Men From Mars!
For Suzie, James, and Timmy, it's the end of the world. And that's before aliens invade Earth.
Alien soldier Yalalia finds herself caught up in a conflict of moral and physical standings with a group of soldiers from Earth. Her integrity is tested to the limit as she desperately attempts to maintain peace at all costs.
The Assasins Apprentice
When a nomadic alien race blots out the sun, an anguished young teacher tries to hold on to her humanity in a withering world.
Zoe in Review
On his way to school on a snowy day, Billy is rehearsing his speech on rampage shootings.
Session 1 - 1:00 PM
A woman is confronted with an otherworldly threat.
The Keyboard Warrior seeks to use the power imbued in his 'weapon' to effect death and destruction upon his foes. In essence, the keyboard allows the keyboard warrior to manifest his true warrior nature in a safe and removed environment, from which no real-life repercussions.
War For Keyboard Warriors
In an environment where androids are met with hostility and outrage by human beings, "Kill Al" tells the story of Femtel 216 and Femtel 303, two female synthetic beings confined to work in a sub-basement of an auditing firm. Each discovers their own emotional life â€“ one through art, the other through being abused and the aggressive emotions that follow thereafter. Their thirst for revenge, however, is restricted by internal directives that forbid them from harming or going against the will of humans.
Shattered Dreams: Sex Trafficking in America
Sunday Films at the Lake - August 25th
Arts on the Lake
640 Route 52 Carmel, NY 10512
Time: 1:30 PM
Cost: $8 per session
Two hours of independent film
We do not rate independent films, however some films do have adult language, themes and subject matter.
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