Experimental Shorts

78 min.

Schedule

Sunday, Jul. 15 at 8:30pm

Shown with:

Ashlock

Elliott Geolat

Based on a true story of a troubled marriage, this narrative dance film is set in the Old Lead Belt of Missouri.

2018
English

Birth Cycle: A Flip Book

Zak Zych

After nine months in the womb, a baby makes a daring and dramatic entrance into the world.

2017
English

The Boy with the Red Balloon

Justin Kappy Schmidt

A boy on the cusp of adulthood wrestles with his self-conscious fears of forgetting how to laugh and growing old.

2018
English

Dial Tone

A filmmaker’s retrospective introspection of his personal life and public film work.

2018
English

Dream .Dot. Zip

Jonah Steenbock

Bilby and Ortun explore their childlike dreamscape in search of deeper feelings before time runs out.

2018
English

Lovesong

Jenna Anderson

In this interpretation of the T.S. Eliot poem “The Lovesong of J. Alfred Prufrock,” a young woman is unable to act on her desires.

2018

Passages in Revisiting: I Hear Someone Playing Urheen

Xinyue Deng

An exploration of the ways in which people — particularly the filmmaker’s grandfather — exist as part of nature.

2018
Chinese & English

Story 2: Scenes 1-9

Zlatko Cosic

A multi-narrative experience in nine scenes.

2017
English

Sunday Night

Josh Basco

A retired folk musician relives a love forgotten and a love forever through his collection of old home movies.

2018
English

Tapeta Lucida

Zlatko Cosic

Abstract explorations of light.

2017
English

Z-Grid

Van McElwee

Nonexistent objects move through the screen.

2018