Doc Shorts: Eccentricity

94 min.

Schedule

Monday, Nov. 7 at 5:00pm

Barber of Augusta

Michele Hozer

A superhero offers free haircuts to anyone on the street as a means of dealing with the rejection and loneliness of his past.

2016
27 min.

Cuddling with Strangers

Sara Joe Wolansky

Do professional cuddling services that provide non-sexual snuggle sessions alleviate loneliness or are they a Band-Aid on an open wound?

2015
17 min.

Keeping Balance

Bernhard Wenger

A near-daily turn on a carnival ride helps a girl to cope with her difficult past.

2015
5 min.
German

Pickle

Amy Nicholson

An ode to man’s capacity to care for all creatures throughout their sometimes greatly protracted existence until their occasionally sudden and unfortunate demise.

2015
16 min.

Snails

Grzegorz Szczepaniak

Two friends who hope to start a snail farm and are guided by a longtime snail-breeding expert.

2015
29 min.
Polish