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Covered Wagon Shorts: Drama

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Mrs. Drake //  Caitlin FitzGerald :: It takes courage and strength to raise a child but it's constant doubt that consumes a parent. “Mrs. Drake” will touch a nerve with anyone...

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Blackwrap Shorts: Multiple Surrealities

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Emmy // Hannah Cheesman :: An iPhone-obsessed gym rat is momentarily released from her monotonous existence after a Robaxacet overdose calls into question her front of normalcy, inviting her to connect with...

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Mickey Moles Shorts: Love & Romance

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Pet Friendly // Catherine Licata :: When a couple's cat goes missing on a cross-country move, their relationship is tested. Pilgrims // Jonathan Guggenheim :: Adapted from the novel by Brad Land (Goat) and...

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Cabbage Head Shorts: Animation

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Meeting MacGuffin // Catya Plate ::  Meeting MacGuffin is the sequel to the multi-award-winning animated stop-motion film "Hanging By A Thread" (2013), the second in a trilogy of animated short...

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Sky Panel Shorts: Documents and Debts

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Swipe // Chance Saller :: "Addiction is only a transaction away" SWIPE attempts to show how the convenience of a credit card can lead to a larger problem. This movie will show...

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Martini Shorts: Excellent

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We The Creators: Matty P // Babacar Ndiaye :: “We The Creators” is a documentary series that examines the inner thoughts and processes of a select group of artists. Hold On // Christine...

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Pig’s Nose Shorts: Membranes

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Clammerhead // Natalie Taylor :: Clammerhead and other North Carolina fishermen like him combat cheap shellfish imports from other states and an unpredictable demand, which keep the prices for oysters and clams...

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Edison Shorts: Portraits

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Still Sophie // Caroline Knight :: Four and a half years ago, young talent Sophia Salveson’s life changed forever. Doctors said she may never walk again, may never talk again...may never perform again....

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China Ball Shorts: Global Perspectives

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Stopgap in Stop Motion // Stephen Featherstone :: Photographs of performers in an inclusive dance company come to life. The individual artists dance out of the photos and across table tops until the...

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