Welcome these amazing indie films to the FirstGlance Film Fest Family!

Help us celebrate our 17th year in Los Angeles as we takeover the Laemmle North Hollywood for 4 nights for our largest fest in our 17 years!


Welcome to Willits Directed by Trevor Ryan

Quarries Directed by Nils Taylor

West Virginia Stories Directed by Preston Peterson

Schlep Directed by Scott Dunn

The Black Room Directed by Rolfe Kanefsky


Gabe Directed by Luke Terrell

Bola Directed by Ian Cumming

Soy Cubana Directed by Jeremy Ungar and Ivaylo Getov

Nothing Compares Directed by Melissa Dowler

Hard Times Don’t Hit Me No More Directed by Steven Scaffidi


The Sun Devil and the Princess Directed by Steven Ayromlooi

The Ravens Directed by Jennifer Perrott

Chocolate Directed by Thiago Dadalt

Padlock Men Directed by Lewis Powell

The Girl in the Pink Motel Directed by Michael Notarile

Four Day Weekend Directed by Nicole Jones

Jef Needs Ice Cream Directed by Dave Conte

Story 304 Directed by Aaron Maurer

The Bird Who Could Fly Directed by Raphael Sbarge

Leap Directed by Marlo Bernier

Mimi’s Misadventure Directed by R.D Womack II

Aster and Sidney Directed by Sean Temple

This Path Directed by Meko Winbush

Incredulous Directed by Rozlynn Waltz

Oiled Up Directed by Richard Selvi

Stolen Directed by Gene Cernilli

Star Trek Wars Directed by Joshua Hoh

Shorts Too 

Cold Feet Directed by Jordan Rennick

Those Eyes Directed by Nick Scown

When Kids Grow Up Directed by Shahaub Roudbari

Cry Wolf Directed by Gabriel Allard

Mr Dentonn Directed by Ivan Villamel Sanchez

Einstein-Rosen Directed by Olga Osorio

Martinis at the Smoke House Directed by Joe Toppe

Web Series

Life Coached Directed by Chloe Lenihan

The Peculiar Adventures of Willow B Star Directed by Mark Simon

Alliance Directed by Kenneth Mader

Don’t Call if Frisco Directed by Matt Barkin


A Christmas Surprise Directed by Sarah Lew

Sundae Directed by Sonya Goddy

The Evans Girl Directed by Val Jashari

Leben Directed by Chessa Mehlman

Music Video 

Skygaze Directed by Diego Torres

Delightful Directed by Anna Haas

Short Online Invited Short Films

Selected Shorts, Shorts Too, Web Series, and Music Videos, we are unable to schedule in our physical program, will compete online for a month and a winner will be chosen by online participants.

Winner to screen at FirstGlance Film Fest Philadelphia 20 this Fall!

Nutrition Man
Off Trail
Darkwave: Edge of the Storm
Rope Trick
Girl in White
Finding Buddha
Game On
Desperate Manny
Guardian Angel
One Heart
Sol Bunker
Through The Cobwebs
Help Me First!
I Dare You
Glass House
Glass Ceiling
The Suit
This is How it Ends/”Love Biscuit”
The Hunted: Encore – Ep. 1 – This Sucks
Don’t Think About It
Under the Flowers
The Clip
A Special Night
Two Steps Away
Potential Collab
Life on a Leash
A Place For Henry
Oh, The Effing Horror
The Admired
Ella Gets a Promotion?
Hey, Kiri
The Pitch
Brosa Nostra
Almost There