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LMFC Short Films Program 1


muir

MUIR

Directed by Chandler Ellison | 4 min. | IL

An animated short film that reflects on the love and legacy of the naturalist John Muir.

pride_and_poo

PRIDE & POO

Directed by Bradley Silvius | 5 min. | MI

Robert was having the perfect day, but with a pesky ant and a bird set on revenge, things are about to get deadly.

elephant_in_the_room

ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM

Directed by E.M. Spairow | 6 min. | MI

An abused housewife in a suburban prison falls in love with a delivery driver and confronts the elephant in the room.

leftovers

LEFTOVERS

Directed by Andy Hiss | 10 min. | MI

Jennie’s mother died. With her mom gone, Jennie now has to care for her father, who certainly has no interest in taking care of himself.

billy

BILLY

Directed by Tyler Holme | 12 min. | IL

An out of work actor gets sucked back into the game after getting called in to audition for a mysterious new film.

painting_pilfinger

PAINTING PILFINGER

Directed by Bradley Silvius | 12 min. | MI

A forgotten hero searches for salvation through a friend who may or may not be real, as an unlikely relationship with a stray dog blossoms.

frames_of_mine

FRAME OF MINE

Directed by Matthew Simonis | 12 min. | WI

A naive man develops an unconventional and unnerving relationship with a subject at work, his lack of empathy leads to severe unintended results.

45_a_love_story

45: A LOVE STORY

Directed by Shane McSauby | 15 min.

A love for the Sixties brings two strangers together.

act_ii

ACT II

Directed by Edward Pronley | 16 min. | WI

An investigative journalist must discover the attempted murder of the egotistical lead actor of an off-Broadway play.

interlude

INTERLUDE

Directed by Ashray Dravidian | 16 min. | MI

Using a mystical eyedrop, David has lucid dreams to help him find the cause for the guilt that haunts him during his waking hours.

dystopia

DYSTOPIA

Directed by Justen Lambert, Matthew Simonis | 18 min. | WI

Ellis, a lone survivor in a post-apocalyptic landscape struggles with loneliness, survival and desire for human connection.

kidnapping

KIDNAPPING

Directed by Jay Pulk | 8 min. | MI

A comedy about a short film and its quirky crew’s experiences with the production. Part mockumentary and part parody.