12:00 PM: International Shorts Program (80 min)

  • Kendall Square Cinema One Kendall Square, 355 Binney Sreet Cambridge, MA 02139

THE MISSING SCARF (7 min) 

Eoin Duffy | Director | Ireland | 2013 | Animation

A black comedy exploring some of life’s common fears: fear of the unknown, fear of failure, fear of rejection and finally the fear of death. Narrated by George Takei and short listed for the 2014 Oscar Short Animation award.


INEZ: A Challenging Woman (33 min) 

Trevor Birney & Eimhear O’Neill I Directors | Ireland | 2014 | Documentary

Through archival footage, an interview with Inez McCormack herself, and contributions from friends and colleagues such as Hillary Clinton, Mary Robinson and President Michael D. Higgins, this award-winning film explores the life of a remarkable woman who began her career as a civil rights activist in Northern Ireland in 1968 and continued as a passionate and effective advocate of social justice until her death in 2013.


THE VOW (40 min) 

Cameron Zohoori | Director | Lowell, MA | 2014 | Documentary

An in-depth look at the story of one remarkable young man, with the hope of gently provoking interesting questions about youth, family, immigration, race, and other topics important to the health of communities around the country and the world.