February / March 2016

February  

All the Time in the World

d. Gavin Fox, Jason Fox | United Kingdom | 2010 | 7 min

Bill likes it in his shed. It's his little sanctuary; the place where he goes to escape his wife, the world and hard work. But one lazy Sunday, when he finally bothers to fix an old video player, he chances upon a discovery that could change not just his day, but the entire course of history.

Caldera

d. Evan Viera | USA | 2011 | 12 min

Through the eyes of a young girl suffering from mental illness, Caldera glimpses into a world of psychosis and explores a realm of ambiguous reality and the nature of life and death.

Charlie Thistle

d. Bragi Schut Jr. | USA | 2008 | 15 min

Charlie Thistle dreams of a better world, a world in color, a world in which trees grow indoors and sidewalks are made of grass. Alas, Charlie works at the Department of Normality, where change is frowned upon. But there comes a time when every man must stand up for what he believes... and that day is coming for Charlie Thistle!

Hirsute

d. A.J. Bond | Canada | 2007 | 14 min

A scientist exploring the mysteries of time travel meets his future (and less hairy) self.

La vie d'Un Chien

d. John Harden| USA | 2006 | 13 min

Paris, 1962. A scientist formulates a serum that transforms him into a dog. It's only when he changes back into a human that his troubles begin.  

The Nostalgist

d. Giacomo Cimini | United Kingdom | 2014 | 18 min

In the futuristic city of Vanille, a properly tuned ImmerSyst Eyes & Ears can make the world look and sound like a paradise. But the life of a father and his young son threatens to disintegrate when the father's device begins to fail. Desperate to find a replacement, the man ventures outside.

They're Made Out of Meat

d. Stephen O'Regan | Ireland | 2005 | 8 min

Two aliens meet in a diner to share their observations about the bizarre nature of humans.  

Time Freak

d. Andrew Bowler| USA | 2010 | 11 min    

When Stillman discovers the secrets to time travel, his big discovery gets lost in the smallest details.

March

Crooked Candy

d. Andrew Rodgers| USA| 2014| 6 min

Kinder Surprise eggs are enormously popular all around the world, with the chocolate shell containing the clever toy inside. That is, except in the United States, where they're considered a choking hazard and are illegal. This is the story of a Kinder smuggler.

Driving

d. Nate Theis | USA | 2014 | 4 min

A satirical look at people in their cars. With explosions.

First Love [Cead Grah]

d. Brian Deane | Ireland | 2014 | 12 min

Two best friends embark upon a friendly rivalry in pursuit of their mutual first crush.

Luchadora

d. Amber Cortes| USA | 2015| 8 min

The story behind the unlikely rise of Avispa, the only fully debuted female professional luchadora to come out of the Pacific Northwest's Lucha Libre Volcanica academy.

Marie's Dictionary

d. Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee | USA | 2014 | 10 min

Marie Wilcox is the last fluent speaker of the Wukchumni Native American language but the words will never die as long as her dictionary exists.

One Minute Time Machine

d. Devon Avery | United Kingdom | 2014 | 6 min

Every time Regina rejects his advances, James pushes a red button and tries again, unaware of the reality and consequences of his actions.

The Things We Keep

d. Rosalie Miller | USA | 2015 | 5 min

Grounded in nostalgia, this is a glimpse of one man's yearly sojourn into the Coconino Forest to collect firewood and reconnect with his roots.

Your Hands

d. Georgia King | USA | 2015 | 11 min  

After Lily and her boyfriend mutually decide to break up, she gets on the subway to have a good cry, only to find her now-ex onboard with a smile on his face along with a strange group of other passengers.