Bill Evans
Bill Evans

Featuring a documentary on the legendary Jazz musician Bill Evans

Bill Evans Time Remembered is a 90-minute documentary film, produced by Bruce Spiegel which tells the story of Bill Evans’ turbulent life and his contribution to jazz music. The film was self-funded by the producer who traveled and interviewed approximately 40 people over a 7 year period of time. Several well renowned musicians are included in the film including Tony Bennett, Dr. Billy Taylor, singer Jon Hendricks, and jazz pianist Bill Charlap. The film also compiles a wide range of historical information about the jazz pianist including his first TV recording which appeared on CBS Look Up and Live in April 1958, playing Come Rain or Come Shine.

A selection of short films will also be screened on this night

LUCHADOR (Int. Short)

Dir: Matt Popp
Runtime 10:00
Film Type: Action, Comedy
Country of Origin: Canada

A young chef learns he has inherited more than just an heirloom Luchador mask, when he transforms into a powerful crime-fighting vigilante wrestler.

LUST IN TRANSLATION (Student Film)

Dir: Peter Varney
Runtime 7:59
Film Type: Romantic, Comedy
Country of Origin: Australia

A romantic comedy about two hikers who despite their attraction to each other, struggle to connect as they don’t speak a common language.

HOODY MAN (Int. Short)

Dir: Philip Rachid
Runtime 6:15
Country of Origin: United Arab Emirates

Sometimes, the one preventing you from moving forward is yourself.

COPING MECHANISM (Student Film)

Dir: Sean Roberts
Runtime 10:26
Film Type: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country of Origin: Australia

Ben finds himself on a date with Mikaela, a crush from a time long since passed. Unfortunately, Ben’s misguided need to impress Mikaela is constantly threatened by the self-sabotage that comes with his crippling loneliness. But there’s a secret to Ben’s lonely existence that only exacerbates his desperation and threatens to forever prevent him from connecting with another human being.

ONIKUMA

Dir: Alessia Cecchet
Runtime 12:02
Film Type: Animation, Experimental, Short,
Country of Origin: USA

Onikuma is Japanese yokai, a demon bear known for chasing horses. Surrounded by a foreign landscape, two women will understand that demons can come in different forms.

AWAKE (Oz Short)

Dir: Rachel Soderstrom
Runtime 2:95
Film Type: Experimental, Short
Country of Origin: Australia

A young woman struggles to accept her current state of consciousness.

MAGIC INSTINCT (Animated Short)

Dir: Matt Bissett-Johnson
Runtime 2:13
Film Type: Fantasy
Country of Origin: Australia

A mysterious creature conjures a hero to go on a strange journey.

MY LITTLE BROTHER

Dir: Anthony Bennett
Runtime 6:34
Film Type: Animation, Experimental
Country of Origin: New Zealand

A young boy’s story of his little brother, the scary internet and a nightmare vision