Barren and Empty the Sea
Sep
7
2:00 PM14:00

Barren and Empty the Sea

5th STXIFF presents "Barren and Empty the Sea" from the International Feature Film Competition


When Esteban wakes up no one recognizes him. They say he has been missing for days. Esteban tries to convince his acquaintances of the opposite. Suddenly there's an accident. Esteban is not Esteban anymore, but a stranger that arrives in his village.

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Chicle
Sep
6
8:00 PM20:00

Chicle

Texas Short Film -Chicle

An ill-tempered teenager attempts to find peaceful solitude on the day of her grandfather’s passing until an estranged friend pays her a visit.

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Lizette Barrera

Lizette Barrera is a Chicana filmmaker based in Dallas/Ft.Worth with ties in Austin, TX. Her film MOSCA (FLY) is currently in distribution with HBO. She was awarded The Filmmaker to Watch Award at the Women Texas Film Festival and the EBW by Sandra Adair cash grant from the Austin Film Society for her latest film CHICLE (GUM), which will have its World Premiere at SXSW. She has received her MFA in Film Production at The University of Texas at Austin and is currently a Senior Lecture at The University of Texas at Arlington. She is represented by Inclusion Management.

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