Doc Shorts: The Unexpected

82 min.


Friday, Nov. 10 at 5:00pm
Tivoli Theatre

Unusual dispatches from around the globe.

6 Toes

Quincy Perkins

A meditation on Hemingway cats, accidental suicides, and happy childhood memories.

6 min.


Nathan Truesdell

Cleveland attempts to overcome its nickname of "The Mistake by the Lake" by launching a bunch of balloons.

6 min.

The Day of the Wall

Daniele Greco

In the heart of Sicily, a saint's feast provides the opportunity to revive a rite of ancient origins that combines religious myths with tribal customs.

13 min.

Lost Paradise

Marc Nemcik

A man contemplates doomsday and the enduring spirit of humanity at a facility that was originally built to house a nuclear warhead but now serves as a survival bunker for the ultra-wealthy.

With producer Daniel Christian and cinematographer Alexandra Watkins.
25 min.

Mickey's Pets

Ashley S. Brandon

With a trusty peacock in tow, a young competitor must overcome her insecurities to win first place at the U.S. National Taxidermy Championships.

13 min.

Molasses & Lemon

Robert Sickels

A visual exploration of the ways people talk about their experiences with love and heartbreak, which are often eerily and intimately related.

4 min.

The Tables

Jon Bunning

A pair of outdoor ping-pong tables in the heart of New York City brings together an unlikely group of people, from homeless people to investment bankers to gangbangers.

15 min.