programming & film lineup
2nd annual cat fly film festival 2018
by Luke Pilgrim and Brad Kennedy
An origami obsessed nerd with chronic flatulence attempts to cure his disorder with anti-fart pills in order to date the hottest girl at the office. He ultimately discovers that being comfortable in his own skin is more important than trying to be someone he’s not.
by Alex Childress
As Evan runs away, he comes face to face with a dark tunnel and a woman he doesn't know. Before he can go, or stay, he must confront himself and the people he's left behind.
by Kira Bursky
This is the official music video for Ryan RnB Barber's song "AVL Funk." Follow the journey of Ryan funkifying Asheville, NC one handful of glitter at a time.
by Andrew Harrison Brown
A portrait documentary about a young farmer and his first year learning how to love & care for a piece of land. Based in Beulah - Mt. Airy, NC
by Geoffrey Gunn
A young reporter hungry for a big break gets her chance when an anonymous source contacts her with information about a congressman's extramarital affair.
by Matt Barrett
A deadbeat party boy flies off the handle when his roommate suddenly moves out. Picking the wrong battle, he takes out his anger on those damn frogs in his backyard.
by David Gwaltney
by Kira Bursky
"Fake Emma" follows a young artist mentally preparing for her gallery opening as she deals with her personified depression: a warped, controlling version of herself.
by D.K. Odessa
Smitten by the grace of the gull, a young woman rises up to swim in the sky.
by Teddy Leinbach
Since the end of the civil war in El Salvador, violence continues to plague the poverty-stricken country. Although it can seem hopeless at times, community organizers see an end in sight by providing other outlets for children away from gang life.
by Ashton Avila
An ambitious young woman must decide what she is willing to sacrifice should she marry her boyfriend before midnight, to save him from the Vietnam War draft, due to an executive order signed by President Johnson on August 26, 1965.
by David Gwaltney
David visualizes his song 'Intermezzo Amicus' with the help of a rainbow of paint.
by Jacob Kirby
Burnt-out addict Adam flees the wreckage of his past by traveling halfway around the world to Kathmandu, Nepal. After taking a psychedelic drug at a trendy club, Adam embarks on a trip that will bring him face-to-face with his inner demons. Kathmandude is the story of one man’s ultimate journey of self-discovery
by Evan Kidd and Marilynn Barner Anselmi
The ghost of a former slave wanders an old North Carolina textile mill waiting on a promise. She believes a young construction worker is her long awaited teacher. Can he become the promised Learning Man?
by Channing Wilson
A Honey Head Films production of a film by Channing Wilson starring Devan Clark. A young woman finds herself in a decrepit house filled with very particular addicts. She decides to indulge in their vice and in doing so goes down a strange path that leads her to self-realization among other things.
by Jeremy Garcia
by D. Forest Gamble
The first part in a short film series about small town life. A man finds himself driven to the brink of insanity after inexplicably losing his only friend. When another lonely soul tries to connect, he is drawn into the deranged inner psyche of small town America. BASED ON TRUE EVENTS.
by Andie Morgenlander and Joshua Overbay
While engaging in the seemingly menial task of putting on her makeup for an evening out with her husband, a tormented woman escapes her eerily stagnant reality by deep diving into the watery depths of her chaotic inner world.
by Gunner Willis
Sadness isn't always morose. An intimate look inside a filmmaker's diary
by Will Osigian
The story of two friends on opposite sides of the Civil War.
by Kyle Lavore and Jason K. Allen
A young man with a passion for pleasant aromas is lured into the underground world of book sniffing.
by Christopher McKee and Lowe McKee
Four roommates gather to discuss how to deal with their problematic fifth roommate, Kevin.
by Dayna Reggero
Dayna Reggero traveled across America to listen to ordinary women who are confronting fossil fuel industries, climate change impacts, and a culture of extraction. These American stories demonstrate the new day-to-day reality for many women across the United States who are working together to create the world they want for their children and all children so we can all tell the story we want - a story of hope.
by Katie Damien
When an assistant forgets to procure tickets to a sold out show for her boss, she enlists the help of her sister to get the tickets by any means necessary or lose her job and be forced to move back in with their parents.
by Jennifer Trudrung
A babysitter makes a startling discovery.
by Kira Bursky
The official music video for Ian Ridenhour's song "You Help Me Fall Asleep." A metaphorical look at unbalanced relationships, teen love and the exchange of energy between individuals.
by Michael Arcos
An amateur German female filmmaker becomes infatuated with a tire shop mural. She decides to find the artist who painted the mural and makes her first documentary film.