Bud

By Zach Woods | Best
A little girl has a birthday dinner with her father that she'll never forget...



Bud

By Zach Woods | Best
A little girl has a birthday dinner with her father that she'll never forget...

Pony

By Candice Carella | Best
A single mother leaves her young daughter with a rock musician uncle.

Frimas

By Marianne Farley | Best
A woman goes to an illegal abortion clinic, following the adoption of an anti-abortion law.

A La Cara

By Javier Marco | Best
A famous reporter confronts a man for insulting her on Twitter.

Mousie

By David Bartlett | Best
A young Roma girl is discovered by Nazis as they cleanse the streets of 'undesirables'.

Ganef

By Mark Rosenblatt | Best
A little girl thinks she sees a family cleaner steal a precious ornament. Then it escalates.

Leylak

By Scott Aharoni and Dennis Latos | Best
A father keeps a painful secret from his daughter during COVID -- but risks losing her.

Free Fall

By Emmanuel Tenenbaum | Best
A young trader jumps into the biggest trade of his life amid the September 11 attacks.

Champ

By Ben Tricklebank | Best
A 14-year-old is expected to be a man. But he doesn't want to grow up that way.

The Recordist

By Indianna Bell and Josiah Allen | Best
A young actress has an affair with the director. The sound recordist blackmails her.

Bruiser

By Miles Warren | Best
A young boy explores his manhood after his father fights at a bowling alley.

Sylvia

By Richard Prendergast | Best
A single mother takes her family on a road trip. But it's to an unwanted destination.

Second Best

By Alyssa McClelland | Best
Twin sisters turn into rivals when one's gymnastics career steals the spotlight.

No More Wings

By Abraham Adeyemi | Best
2 friends meet at their favorite fried chicken shop. But their lives have diverged.

Avarya

By Gokalp Gonen | Animation
A man is trapped on a spaceship after his robot overseer finds every planet uninhabitable.