Competition 2017

Postmortem

Show Title: Postmortem Competition Shorts Saturday, April 8, 7:30 PM Audition For Death Director: Brian Zahm Experimental 11 min USA Analyses the subject of death as portrayed on screen. Ten actors improvise performances sculpted into an energy narrative, exploring dying

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Saturday Morning Cartoons

Show Title: Saturday Morning Cartoons Saturday, April 8, 11:00 AM Spring Jam Director: Ned Wenlock Animation 6 min New Zealand A young stag, lacking impressive antlers, knows he needs to improvise sweet music if he’s to have any chance during

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Other Worlds

Show Title: Other Worlds Competition Shorts Saturday, April 8, 1:00 PM Film, Beyonder III Director: Pierre Feytis Experimental 5 min France Gog, an artist, hates cinema. One day, a neighbor – while vulgarly scratching his head – noticed a mysterious

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Chosen Custody of the Eyes

Show Title: Chosen Custody of the Eyes Competition Feature Sunday, April 9, 3:15 PM Chosen Custody of the Eyes Director: Abbie Reese Documentary 105 min USA A coming-of-age story, a former blogger shares her journey, on camera, into a cloistered

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A Good Person

Show Title: A Good Person Competition Feature Sunday, April 9, 3:00 PM A Good Person Director: Brian Wiebe Narrative 76 min USA Taking place over the course of a lost weekend, A Good Person follows a Dickhead Contrarian, his Passive

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Baby Business

Show Title: Baby Business Competition Shorts Sunday, April 9th, 1:15 PM Fertile Myrtle Director: Julie Orser Experimental 4 min USA One woman’s absurdist struggle through the uncertain and frustrating path of infertility told in cutout animation. The Baby Shower Director:

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The Modern Jungle

Show: The Modern Jungle Sunday, April 9, 1:00 PM The Modern Jungle Director: Charles Fairbanks/Saul Kak Documentary 72 min Mexico A story of globalization filtered through the fever dream of a Mexican shaman, THE MODERN JUNGLE is an intimate portrait

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Hair Raising Tales

Show Title: Hair Raising Tales Competition Shorts Saturday, April 8, 9:30 PM The Duel Director: Sean David Christensen Documentary 6 min USA A sixteen-year-old girl must save her younger brother from the dangerous reality of their father’s sudden mental breakdown.

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Life In 6 Films

Show Title: Life In 6 Films Competition Shorts Saturday, April 8, 9:15 PM The Republic of Enchanters Director: Fanny Liatard Narrative 14 min France Ghislaine dances on the roof, Kamel dresses himself up and Salomon lies to his brother. Together

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The Trampoline

Show Title: The Trampoline Competition Feature Saturday, April 8, 5:00 PM The Trampoline Director: Katarina Zrinka Matijevic Narrative 81 min Croatia Seven-year-old Lina is running away from her mother when she meets teenager Nika and forty-year-old Nikolina. They could be

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