All Films

Learn more about the films featured in the 2021 festival by clicking on the photo or title.

You’ll be able to read the long description, view the trailer, and see image gallery. You can also search by section or genre by clicking on a key word listed under the director’s name.

To secure an on demand video for a film or film block, click the “RENT” button. VOD rentals will be available for $10 each through May 26, 2021.


Award Winner, DEI Stories, Festival Nomination, WWII

Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses in association with USC Shoah Foundation

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Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses in association with USC Shoah Foundation

Directed by Vanessa Roth
Heroic World War II veterans vividly share their liberation journeys, drawing parallels between the past and present.
WWII

Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses with A Flash of Green

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Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses with A Flash of Green

Two documentary films focusing on World War II experiences.
Local Film Showcase, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Post 9/11, USMC

Life After Oblivion

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Life After Oblivion

Directed by Floyd Strayer
The story of a Marine sniper experience in Afghanistan and the ghosts he brings back home.
DEI Stories, Festival Nomination, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Post 9/11, Student Film, Women Warriors

My War

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My War

Directed by Jojo Erholtz
Haunted by the memories of war, a veteran struggles to return to normal life.
DEI Stories, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Student Film, Women Warriors

REWIND

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REWIND

Directed by Stephan Eigenmann
A mother is grieving over her daughter, who died in combat, through the help of futuristic technology.
DEI Stories, Festival Nomination, Healing, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Navy, Post 9/11

Saved Rounds

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Saved Rounds

Directed by John Finn
From from the experiences of Navy corpsman in Iraq, “Saved Rounds” looks at the devastating pain of loss,…
Shorts Block | Afternoon Drama
Healing, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Post 9/11, Vietnam War, WWII

Shorts Block | Afternoon Drama

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Shorts Block | Afternoon Drama

This collection of narrative shorts features four dramas and one comedy.
Shorts Block | Documentaries
WWII

Shorts Block | Documentaries

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Shorts Block | Documentaries

This collection is for the documentary film lover. Three shorts highlight World War II heroes.
Shorts Block | Drama Night
DEI Stories, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans, Student Film, Women Warriors

Shorts Block | Drama Night

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Shorts Block | Drama Night

Personal experience, sci fi, and combat stories are explored in this drama block.
Shorts Block | Local Dramas
Local Film Showcase, Made By or Starring Military or Veterans

Shorts Block | Local Dramas

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Shorts Block | Local Dramas

From San Diego area filmmakers, these short dramas range from two combat stories, a period piece, and a…