Lives On the Line

Directed by Steve Stein

Cast: Connor McNamara, Katherine Bellantone, Michael Blakely

Kyle is an Afghanistan war veteran, suffering from chronic pain, who falls victim to a broken system while seeking treatment at the VA. At his breaking point, he meets a disillusioned VA employee who has seen what happens when the promises made to veterans are broken.

This film deals with difficult topics such as suicide, which some viewers may find disturbing. It is intended for mature audiences. Viewer discretion advised.

Director Steve Stein will be in attendance.

Award Nominations
Best Narrative Short
Best Actress – Katherine Bellantone
Best Narrative Starring Military or Veterans


Landing Home film still. Image of a small child touching the face of her father as he bends down towards her. Flowers are in the foreground, blurred.

Landing Home

Directed by Douglas Taurel

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Dates & Times
Museum of Photographic Arts

May 20, 2022
7:00 pm