Narrative Shorts: Leading Ladies

121 min.

Schedule

Sunday, Nov. 8 at 4:45pm

A mixture of cinematic styles with women in the spotlight.

Beverley

Beverley

A mixed-race girl struggles to carve out a sense of identity in a shifting cultural landscape.

Alexander Thomas, U.K., 2015, 25 min.

Career Girl

Career Girl

On the morning of the most important meeting of her life, Monica wakes up with a huge problem.

Fortunato Procopio, U.S., 2015, 9 min.

Dog Bowl

Dog Bowl

A heartbroken girl spiraling through life stumbles on the true nature of her existence after stealing the vest off of a service dog.

Gordy Hoffman, U.S., 2015, 19 min.

Eat

Eat

At a photo shoot, a model makes a surprising discovery in the changing roomEverything around her -- chair, TV, walls -- is edible.

Moritz Krämer, Germany, 2012, 7 min., German

Faded Finery

Faded Finery

In a remote town, a little girl befriends a pack of coyotes, and when the villagers brutally put an end to this relationship, they face unexpected consequences.

Mathias de Panafieu & Sonia Gerbeaud, France, 2014, 10 min.

Falling to Pieces

Falling to Pieces

When young widow Cassandra seeks out the recipients of her husband's organs, each meeting proves more disastrous than the last.

Chris Connolly & Vivian Connolly, U.S., 2015, 18 min.

Knightsville

Knightsville

Returning home to celebrate a Catholic feast, Sara faces a family that now feels foreign and a culture she no longer understands.

Aly Migliori, U.S., 2014, 13 min.

The Little Death

The Little Death

On a budget weekend cruise with her father, 12-year-old Julia gets her first period late at night. Looking for her absent father, she encounters an unknown adult world as she makes her way through the ship's nightlife.

Simon Tillaas, Norway, 2014, 20 min., Norwegian

Country

France Germany Norway U.K.

Film Category

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