One of them, COMMENTARY, had caught my interest because of some Broadway names in the cast including Alison Fraser, Chip Zien, Tom Hewett, Leslie Kritzer and Liz Larsen.
The first film to be screened, THE CALL, was preceeded by an introductory spiel by the director with a promise of a post-show discussion and DVDs on sale in the lounge. THE CALL, a heartwarming parable about emphysema featuring two small children on a beach, ran all of nine minutes. The came COMMENTARY. The director Aaron Mark declined to make any preparatory remarks.