Shorts

Sweet and succinct, shorts are the little films that could. See the number before the film title to find its program.




1989 (When I Was 5 Years Old)
Dir. Thor Ochsner; 2010; 11 min.

A tapestry of striking animation and sound design serve as the backdrop for the retelling of a childhood tragedy

Aaron Burr Pt. 2
Dir. Dana O'Keefe; 2011; 8 min.

U.S. historical figure Aaron Burr sets the record straight on the events surrounding his life and death

Back to Land
Dir. Tijana Petrovic; 2012; 4 min.
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Claes
Dir. Martina Carlstedt; 2011; 23 min.

Pensioner Claus lives an isolated existence in his tiny apartment, suffering from loneliness and an anxiety disorder. The film effectively captures his seclusion, and then evokes a sense of freedom when he finally leaves his home

Family Nightmare
Dir. Dustin Guy Defa; 2011; 10 min.
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Four Cubic Feet of Space
Dir. Tony Gault; 2011; 9 min.
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Full Time Ministry
Dir. Helen Scheer; 2012; 5 min.
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Goodbye Mandima
Dir. Robert-Jan Lacombe; 2010; 11 min.

Seen through images and a style that evoke the work of Chris Marker, Robert-Jan describes his family’s last days in the Congo and his assimilation into European life

Grandpa Looked like William Powell
Dir. David B. Levy; 2010; 5 min.

Filmmaker Levy uses archival documents and animation to explore his grandfather's identity

Heart Stop Beating
Dir. Jeremiah Zagar; 2012; 5 min.
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Into the Middle of Nowhere
Dir. Anna Frances Ewert; 2010; 15 min.

A look at the way children explore and perceive reality through their play and imagination in a nursery in the woods.

The Lion Wearers
Dir. Narges Abyar; 2011; 12 min.
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Love Competition
Dir. Brent Hoff; 2012; 15 min.

A scientific study sees which participant is capable of loving the most.

Meaning of Robots
Dir. Matt Lenski; 2012; 4 min.

An artist is fascinated with robot intercourse.

Old Man and the Lady
Dir. Dana O'Keefe; 2011; 15 min.

Seventy-three-year-old Seppo and his mother might not get along, but living in too-close quarters in the middle of nowhere, they’d better try...

Paraíso
Dir. Nadav Kurtz; 2012; 10 min.

Prideful immigrant window washers in Chicago reveal the dangers of what they do and what they see on the way down.

Pluto Declaration
Dir. Travis Wilkerson; 2011; 5 min.

Who you calling a dwarf? Wilkerson slyly argues for reinstating Pluto to planet status. 

Sunshine
Dir. Doug Nichol; 15 min.
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Where Is My Mind?
Dir. Martin Ginestie; 2011; 13 min.
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