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Shorts

We’ve curated this selection of 50 short films into programs that display the depth and variety of the short film format. Featuring narratives, documentaries, horror films, comedies, animations, experimental works, and more, each program showcases a collection of films from around the world.


Accidence

Guy Maddin, Evan Johnson, and Galen Johnson  |   Canada
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Accident, MD

Dan Rybicky  |   U.S.

Black 14

Darius Clark Monroe  |   United States

Blau

David Jansen  |   Germany
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Bloeistraat 11

Nienke Deutz  |   The Netherlands
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Blue

Apichatpong Weerasethakul  |  France, Thailand
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Circle

Jayisha Patel  |  United Kingdom, Canada, India

Commodity/Fetish

Spencer Parsons  |   United States

Creature Companion

Melika Bass  |   United States
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Crisanto Street

Paloma Martinez  |   United States

Edgecombe

Crystal Kayiza  |   United States

Emergency

Carey Williams  |   United States

Exemplary Citizen

Kim Cheol-hwi  |   South Korea

The Fall

Boris Labbé  |   France
After DarkShorts

Guaxuma

Nara Normande  |   Brazil, France
Animation
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Hair Wolf

Mariama Diallo  |   United States
After DarkShorts

Hashtag Perfect Life

Michael Paulucci  |   United States

Home Shopper

Dev Patel  |   United States
After DarkShorts

I Am Not Broken

Felix Piñeiro  |   United States

Icebergs

Eirini Vianellli  |  United States, Greece
After DarkShorts

IFO

Kevin Jerome Everson  |   United States

L’été et tout le reste (The summer and all the rest)

Sven Bresser  |   The Netherlands
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La Persistente

Camille Lugan  |   France
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The Life of Esteban (Het Leven van Esteban)

Inés Eshun  |  

Mamartuile

Alejandro Saevich  |   Mexico

Merry-Go-Round (Лалай-Балалай (Lalay-Balalay))

Ruslan Bratov  |   Russia

Mike Mollo Prepares for a Fight

Jake Zalutsky  |   United States

Milk

Santiago Menghini  |   Canada
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Mini Miss

Rachel Daisy Ellis  |   Brazil

The Moonshiners (Salaviinanpolttajat)

Juho Kuosmanen  |   Finland

Nyi ma lay (Little sister)

Wei Liang Chiang  |   Singapore
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Obon

Andre Hörmann and Anna Samo  |   Germany
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On the Border

Wei Shujun  |   China
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Onde o Verão Vai (episódios da juventude) (Where the Summer Goes (chapters on youth))

David Pinheiro Vicente  |   Portugal
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Opening Night

Margaret Bialis  |   United States

Optimism

Deborah Stratman  |   United States
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Our Song to War (Nuestro Canto A La Guerra)

Juanita Onzaga  |  Belgium, Colombia

Patision Avenue (Leoforos Patision)

Thanasis Neofotistos  |   Greece
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Perisher

Gabriel Hutchings  |   Australia
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Rebirth is Necessary

Jenn Nkiru  |   United Kingdom

Relax, It’s Probably Just a Parasite

Joel Benjamin  |   United States
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The Remembered Film

Isabelle Tollenaere  |   Belgium
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Room Tone

Morgan Cooper  |   United States

Shorts Program 2: Outside the Lines (Animation)

Various  |   Denmark, Germany, The Netherlands, United States
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Shorts Program 3: Bad Don’t Sleep (After Dark)

Various  |   Canada, France, Greece, United States
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Shorts Program 4: In Real Life (Documentaries)

Various  |   Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, France, Germany, United Kingdom, United States

Shorts Program 5: Searchers (Drama)

Various  |   Canada, China, Greece, Portugal, Singapore, The Netherlands
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Shorts Program 6: Laughing Matters (Comedy)

Various  |   Australia, Finland, Iceland, Mexico, Norway, Russia, South Korea
Comedy

Shorts Program 7: Beyond a Boundary (Black Perspectives)

Various  |   Belgium, United Kingdom, United States

Shorts Program 8: Meditations (Experimental)

Various  |   Belgium, France, Thailand, United States

Solar Walk

Réka Bucsi  |   Denmark
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To Plant a Flag

Bobbie Peers  |  Norway, Iceland

Tourneur

Yalda Afsah  |   Germany

Walker’s

Kyle Myers-Haugh  |   United States

The Water Slide

Nathan Truesdell  |   United States

Weekends

Trevor Jimenez  |   United States
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Welcome Home (Velkommen til oss)

Armita Keyani  |   Norway

Whimper

Pam Austin  |   United States