A literary agent (Patricia Clarkson) whose husband left her and a Sikh driving instructor (Ben Kingsley) on the verge of an arranged marriage find that each has something to learn from the other about starting life anew.
Simone Beaulieu, better known as Mother Augustine, runs a convent school for girls in the 1960s. She has turned the little convent into a musical treasure where the students have won every prestigious music competition in the region. When her talented but rebellious niece joins the convent and the government threatens to shut down the school in favor of public education she and her fellow nuns are forced to confront the waves of modernity and Mother Augustine herself must search her soul for a new calling.
2015 NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL JURY AWARD WINNER
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The Present (dir. Jacob Frey)
Identity Theft (dir. Carlos Lopez Estrada)
The Haircut (dir. Alexis O. Korycinski)
Lost Music (dir. Deborah LaVine)
Deadly (dir. Aidan McAteer)
The Bridge Partner (dir. Gabriel Olson)
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Is there such a thing as a “gay voice”? Why do some people “sound gay” but not others? Why are gay voices a mainstay of pop culture—but also a trigger for anti-gay harassment? The feature documentary Do I Sound Gay? explores these questions and more and includes revealing interviews with Margaret Cho, Tim Gunn, Don Lemon, Dan Savage, David Sedaris and George Takei.