Program 8: Centrepiece Spotlight: Empty by Design preceded by Nightcap: Mariana + After Party


  • CENTREPIECE SPOTLIGHT FILM SCREENING at 7pm at Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas
  • AFTER PARTY from 10:00 pm until midnight
  • Venue: TBA
  • TICKET: $30
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvre and  Cash bar. MUST BE 19 TO ATTEND the Party – ID MAY BE REQUESTED.

In this program

Nightcap: Mariana

Directed by Imani Hakim

Two strangers on a first date during the holidays enjoy a nightcap, only to discover that an ethereal song ties them together in ways they could never have imagined.

Empty by Design

Directed by Andrea A. Walter

In the Philippines, two individuals find themselves back home after years of being away. Samantha, a recent university graduate moves back home after her parents have passed away. Meanwhile, Eric, a Hollywood Stuntman and Body double, comes back to shoot a new film. During a night out, Eric has a brief encounter with Samantha where the two discover a new found meaning of what it means to be “home.”

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