Ticket purchase includes bonus Q&A with select individual filmmakers in this program!
When social distance becomes social compression, these narratives find a way out.
Shot in fresh, inventive style, Mari and Ezekiel try to stay up all night to avoid night terrors and other threats, in a nocturnal world of mattresses, drawings, and playing pretend.
Peel through layers of dreams, explosions of color, and kinetic mixed media in an animation unlike any other.
An adrenaline-soaked ride as a teen girl in Iran runs drugs for her family, but gets stuck with a bag check at school.
Parallel stories of two lonely neighbors living side-by-side. Hui studies piano and grapples with her own inadequacy, while Chamo lives with friends while avoiding a fractured marriage.
Rose awkwardly hobbles through a night of karaoke with her friends… well, make that “friends”… only to stumble upon another lonely young woman crooning in Chinese.
A sweet portrait of optimism amidst loneliness, Jenny spends hours at home alone, practicing dance routines to show her dad while he works late hours.
Follow up your shorts screenings with a treasure trove of 10 minute mini Q&As with select filmmakers from SHORTS:…