Short Films A

112 min

WEI LAI
Directed by Robin Wang | 13 min
Tired of getting pushed and punished by his parents, Wei-Lai, an 11-year-old, decides to show up at his best friend’s family and offer himself up for adoption.

 


9 WIVES
Directed by Frederick Hawthorne | 14 min
Elijah Muhammad, the Nation of Islam leader, had sex with underaged female secretaries. One of them denigrates the ”holy man” as he lies in a coma.

 

BREAK ANY SPELL
Directed by Anton Josef | 13 min
In this collision of reality and fantasy, a teenage girl uses Live- Action-Role-Playing (LARPing) to cope and escape from her mother, who suffers from early-onset Alzheimer’s.

 


THE AQUARIUM
Directed by Fatemeh Askarpour, Elyas Askarpour | 10 min
Two trans people fall in love. Because their love is taboo in Iran, they hide it in their workplace, and make a date in a hotel.

 


THE BATHTUB
Directed by Sergi Marti | 19 min
Taking a well-deserved bath, Ramon’s cell phone suddenly rings. Clara insistently tries to sell him a life insurance.

 


TAKING THE EDGE OFF
Directed by Carah Chafin | 9 min
Two idiotic friends drop acid to get away from the constant reporting on Covid. It’s a trip of a lifetime.

 


THE WRITING BOX
Directed by Tijana Mamula | 29 min
In the late 1930s, a boarding school bully schemes and dreams her way from the gloom of England to the promises of colonial India.

Showtimes

Friday, November 4, 1:00 pm, Studio C

STUDIO C:

Tickets
Opening Night - $25.00
Evening Films - $12.00
Matinees - $8.00
Seniors - $9.00

Advance tickets & reserved seating beginning Febuary 17 at Studio C