The 2018 festival will take place Nov. 1-11, 2018. Below is information regarding the 2017 festival.

Narrative Shorts: Music

98 min.

Banjo Farid

Clément Rière

Farid is an enigma to others, but one day he will change thanks to an improbable musical instrument.

2016
19 min.
French

Brand New Day

Patricia Beckmann Wells

An animated music video for Big D and the Kids Table's "Baby Don't Cry."

With director Wells.
2017
4 min.

The Circle Game

Johnny Coffeen

A video-game character experiences the ups and downs of the human condition.

2017
5 min.

Dreamweaver

Katherine Ryschkewitsch & Erich Schulz

The Chippewa tribe believes that the spider woman protects children from bad dreams at night while they sleep.

2017
7 min.

The Privates

Dylan Allen

A band struggles with a radioactive energy in their music that they can't control.

2016
12 min.

Ragamuffin

John Byron Hanby IV

An exploration of three kinds of love: self-actualization, romantic love, and family love.

2016
7 min.

Repairations! The Musical

Courtney Miller

Through song and dance, Isaac lives during the end of slavery, the end of segregation, and the inauguration of President Obama.

2016
14 min.

Through the Supermarket in Five Easy Pieces

Anna Maria Joakimsdottir-Hutri

In this dance film, a family tries to manage through their weekly grocery shopping without disintegrating.

2017
9 min.

To Be Free

Adepero Oduye

In a tiny after-hours club, Nina Simone finds a way, for one moment, to be free.

2016
13 min.

The Wayward Kite

Yuting Hsueh

A colorful kite finds a way to persevere.

2017
8 min.