Narrative Shorts: Comedy

Narrative Shorts: Comedy

126 minutes

These hilarious shorts will leave your sides aching.

Anxiety's Wilma

U.S.
2018
9 minutes
English
Directed by:
Alexandra Kyle

Martin Starr ("Silicon Valley") is featured in a romantic comedy about a young woman and her anxiety.

This film is playing as a part of

Catlove

U.S.
2019
1 minutes
English
Directed by:
Gary Lobstein

This funny faux drug commercial was the winner of the 2019 edition of Cat Clips: A Competition in Cuteness!, a co-presentation of Animal House and Cinema St. Louis.

This film is playing as a part of

Daddio

U.S.
2019
18 minutes
English
Directed by:
Casey Wilson

Michael McKean and Casey Wilson star in a comedy about a dad and daughter grappling with life after a major loss.

This film is playing as a part of

Hey! Aren't You Garrett Crest?

U.S.
2018
5 minutes
English
Directed by:
Peter Bolte

When a man steps into a bar for some peace and quiet, he is accosted by the patrons, who think they recognize him as a 1980s sitcom star.

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Ladies Lounge

U.S.
2018
9 minutes
English
Directed by:
Michelle Bossy

A woman contemplates her relationship and her reflection in the restroom of a stuffy restaurant.

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Lady Parts

U.S.
2019
10 minutes
English
Directed by:
Erin Rye & Jessica Sherif

A struggling actor goes from playing a dancing tampon to her first real break only to discover that things aren't what they seem.

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Opening Night

U.S.
2018
5 minutes
English
Directed by:
Margaret Bialis

A man reflects on formative conflicts from his past with optimism, humor, gratitude, and a musical twist.

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Retreat

U.S.
2018
13 minutes
English
Directed by:
Audrey Ellis Fox

A lost woman obsesses over a life coach who might be more screwed up than she is.

This film is playing as a part of

Sammy the Salmon

Australia
2018
7 minutes
English
Directed by:
Jake Shannon

Unable to pluck up the courage to tell his girlfriend he’s gay, Spencer encounters a talking salmon, who offers to get his love life back on track.

This film is playing as a part of

Wax Paul Now

U.S.
2019
16 minutes
English
Directed by:
Val Bodurtha, Sophie Mann & Rebecca Shaw

Three New Yorkers will stop at nothing to get Paul Giamatti his own wax statue at Madame Tussauds.

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With "Hey! Aren't Your Garrett Crest?" director Peter Bolte; "How to Fire Someone" director Mike Lars White and actor/writer Lanie Lim; "Lady Parts" co-director/actor Erin Rye and writer/producer Rob Frings; and "Wax Paul Now" co-director Val Bodurtha.