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Films & Schedules - BEST OF THE SHORTS

Mon, Feb 25, 2013
at 6 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)
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BEST OF THE SHORTS

SHORT CUTS

Join us for the Best of the Festival Shorts as decided by Festival audiences!

Whitsell Auditorium     96 Minutes    

Interests: Short Cuts.


A CURIOUS CONJUNCTION OF COINCIDENCES

DIRECTOR: Joost Reijmers - (Netherlands)

An absurdist journey through time in which the worlds of three hapless heroes living in different centuries collide unexpectedly in present-day Amsterdam. (9 mins.)


THE OTHER SIDE

THE OTHER SIDE

DIRECTOR: Khen Shalem - (Israel)

A young Israeli boy, the last to be picked for soccer teams but the one who owns the ball, finds an unusual friendship with someone on the Palestinian side of the West Bank separation wall. But can a wordless, gaze-free relationship survive with only a ball between them? (22 mins.)


HEAD OVER HEELS

DIRECTOR: Timothy Reckart - (United States)

After many years of marriage, Walter and Madge have grown apart: he lives on the floor and she lives on the ceiling. (10 mins.)


PITCH BLACK HEIST

PITCH BLACK HEIST

DIRECTOR: John Maclean - (Great Britain)

Michael Fassbender stars in this dark, suspenseful tale of a professional safe cracker who encounters a hitch while on the job. (13 mins.)


MR. CHRISTMAS

MR. CHRISTMAS

DIRECTOR: Nick Palmer - (United States)

Bruce Mertz is the kind of guy who lights up the lives of those around him—quite literally—when every holiday season he transforms his house into a beacon with 50,000 colorful lights and himself into Mr. Christmas. (15 mins.)


A BRIEF HISTORY OF JOHN BALDESSARI

A BRIEF HISTORY OF JOHN BALDESSARI

DIRECTOR: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman - (United States)

No more boring films! Everything you need to know about the godfather of conceptual art. Narrated by Tom Waits. (6 mins.)


LATER THAN USUAL

LATER THAN USUAL

DIRECTOR: David Hovan - (Oregon)

An elderly couple marks time toward a not-so-inevitable end. (7 mins.)


WHILE YOU WERE OUT

DIRECTOR: Noah Lambie - (Oregon)

Flip books made of memo pads and other found folios come to life. (7 mins.)


THE CENTRIFUGE BRAIN PROJECT

DIRECTOR: Till Nowak - (Germany)

Since the 1970s, scientists have been conducting experiments with bizarre amusement park rides to study their effects on the human brain. (7 mins.)

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