13th Annual Santa Fe Film Festival

Day 4




Ticket Info

Purchase Tickets Online or by phone at (505) 988-1234

General Admission: $15

Students (w/ID): $10

Single tickets, ticket packages and a limited number of VIP All-Access passes on sale the website listed above or at 505/988-1234.

Event Description

A four day celebration of the best in independent world cinema. Presenting over 60 screenings, panels, "Artists in Conversation", parties and networking events. Visit santafefilmfestival.com for program, schedule and event details.


Day 4 Films:


  1. Frank-Etienne vers la beatitude Director: Constance Meyer
    France 2012 | 15 minutes |French with English subtitles
  2. DOOMED   Director: Guillermo GarcÍa CarsÍ
    Spain 2012 |  11 minutes | English
  3. Birds in the Park Director: Thomas Meffert
    Germany 2012 | 36 minutes | English


Director/Screenplay: Raúl Rúiz

Category: Drama | Chile/France 2012 | 107 minutes | Spanish and French with English subtitles

Chilean filmmaker, Raul Ruiz, returns to Chile in his final film, where an office worker heading into retirement, begins to relive both real and imagined memories from his life. Stories hide within stories and the thin line between imagination and reality steadily erodes, opening up a marvelous new world of personal remembrance and fantastic melodrama.



  1. Homecoming Director: Gursimran Sandhu
    USA 2011 | 26 minutes | English
  2. The Trial of Ben Barry Director: Shea E. Butler
    USA 2012 |  33 minutes | English

  3. Extended Family Director:  Jill Hodges
    USA 2012 | 23 minutes | English

  4. Sufir Como Dedos que no Sangran Director: Francisco Lupini-Basagoiti
    Venuzuela 2012 | 38 minutes | Spanish with English subtitles


  • 12:45 pm - 2:05 pm (CCA) - NM SHORTS
    SPOTLIGHT ON NEW MEXICO FILMMAKERS sponsored by Entertainment Partners and Movie Magic Software
  1. BRIGHTWOOD Directed by Lautaro Gabriel Gonda; Screenwriter/Producer LaDora Sella
  2. GUN, COYOTE Directed by Adam Walsh
  3. HANGING BY A THREAD Directed by Chloe Cerami
  4. WOLF DOG TALES Directed by Bernadine Santistevan
  5. …AND NOW SOFIA Directed by Aaron Patterson
  6. A.B.S Directed by Brighid Fleming
  7. WHO’S GONNA SAVE YOU Directed by Robby Romero


Director: Jamie Hook

Comedy/Drama | USA 2012 96 minutes  English

Journeying to the mountains of western Maine for a high summer reunion that no one seems to know about, several members – and one would-be member – of a scattered family find beauty, truth and a buried treasure of no particular worth. Featuring Oscar nominee Karen Black.


Director: Jay Durrwatcher

Category: NM Narrative | USA 2012 | 93 minutes | English

This coming of age film with a political edge, reveals a candidate’s secret love affair with a boy back in his youth. Twenty years have passed, Chip, now Christopher, is pursuing a life in politics, but when his past resurfaces, his carefully constructed world threatens to crumble around him.


  • 4:45 pm - 6:35 pm (The Screen) - LORE

Director/Screenplay: Cate Shortland  Screenplay: Robin Mukherjee

Category: Drama | Australia and Germany 2012 | 110 minutes | German with English subtitles

In this coming of age tale, 15-year-old Lore, daughter of an SS officer, must shepherd her younger brothers and sisters through divided post-war Germany, to the safety of a grandmother’s house outside of Hamburg. Resentful of her charges, wary of emotional attachment, Lore is a complicated – though sympathetic – heroine is the German-language film.