Narrative Shorts: Drama

120 min.

Schedule

Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 9:20pm

The stakes are high in a program full of emotionally vivid shorts.

Easy

Easy

A good guy with a bad drug problem meets the girl of his dreams.

Nyk Schmalz, U.S., 2015, 28 min.

Group B

Group B

A rally driver faces his comeback in a Group B competition after a long and troubled absence.

Nick Rowland, U.K., 2015, 25 min.

Joy

Joy

A Nigerian woman living in America struggles to convince her traditionalist husband not to circumcise their 10-year-old daughter.

Solomon Onita, U.S., 2015, 15 min.

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

A tram driver finds an abandoned baby and tries to find the parent.

Matti Ijäs, Finland, 2015, 10 min., Finnish

The Way of Tea

The Way of Tea

A young skinhead has an unexpected encounter in a grocery store in a small town in Northern France.

Marc Fouchard, France, 2014, 21 min., French

Witness 11

Witness 11

Called before the House Un-American Activities Committee, famed German playwright Bertolt Brecht must choose between betrayal of his friends and imprisonment.

Sean Mitchell, U.S., 2015, 21 min.

Country

Finland France U.K.

Film Category

Shorts Competition