The Royal Starr Film Festival, an international four day movie gala celebrated in downtown Royal Oak, Michigan, kicks off its sophomore season this October featuring more than 100 screenings of shorts, features, & documentaries. [F-b01-s07]
Goner (Nick Stumphauzer / United States) When Faulkner returns to go after his little sister, Dallas must use his ability to teleport in order to protect her.
Dallas Goner and his little sister, Lilly, can teleport. This has resulted in the death of their parents at the hands of Faulkner, a faceless man out to get them both. When Dallas finds out that he's after Lilly, he moves in on Faulkner's right hand man: Malcom.
Static (Caleb Carson / United States) A young man is about to take his own life when a radio begins to speak to him.
Origin (Aaron Harburg / United States) A calculating programmer wants to avoid potential catastrophe as his friend urges him to install AI software from the future.
A mysterious pyramid appears in Noah's room who takes it to his programmer friend Alex. The pyramid is a highly advanced AI asking them to install itself. Alex and Noah are at odds about whether or not to trust it. A lot is on the line, including their friendship.
Me, My Phone & I (Luke Mullen / United States) #LiveInsideYourPhone
When four high school students get trapped inside their phones, they must use their creativity, tech savvy skills, and learn to actually communicate face to face before it's too late.
Transmission (Tom Hancock / United Kingdom) Welcome To Britannia. Together We Stand Alone.
After decades of malcontent and economic decay, a nation chose to burn. From those ashes, Britannia rose. Building a wall around itself and focusing on the enemies within, a nightmare state was born.
Impervia (Patrick Devaney / United States) A poor, interracial family lives at the border of the wealthy city they used to be a part of. But why are they there?
A poor, interracial family lives at the border of the wealthy city they used to be a part of. Barely surviving on their own, in the only house within hundreds of miles, they are confronted by the authorities of the new government and given significantly bad news. With 24 hours in which to make a decision, they are faced once again with the reality of their situation. With nowhere to go, and no one to turn to, a choice must be made. But some choices carry a weight which may be too heavy to bear.
See all of the films being screened at http://BoxOffice.RoyalStarr.org
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