Fauxhawk Shorts: Animation

Directors: Various
Shorts Blocks :: Vanguard
Running Time:69:43 minutes
Event Date(s)
3:45 PM
Friday, November 15
Jengo's Playhouse
1:15 PM
Sunday, November 17
Thalian Ballroom

A Line Birds Cannot See / The Phantom 52 / Five Minutes / Fun More / Under Covers / Mind My Mind / Or Else Everybody Dies / #Disrupt

A Line Birds Cannot See
Director: Amy Bench / 9:05
Separated from her mother by smugglers at the border, a determined 12-year-old sets out across a desert with only a plastic sack for protection from the cold, survives starvation on the streets of Ciudad Juarez, and escapes kidnappers to find her mother and a place where they can be safe again.

The Phantom 52
Director: Geoff Marslett / 7:30
Tom Skerritt stars in this animated short film about a lonely trucker waiting for a reply on the CB radio…a ghost that haunts the lonely highways…and a whale that sings in a voice no other whale can even hear.

Five Minutes
Directors: Sandra Dickson, Peter Gilbert, Chris Zaluski / 12:30
Through the eyes of a young soldier from Southwest Louisiana, this animated short film tells the story of Baptiste Touissant’s devastating injury and his hope of recovery through a cutting-edge form of treatment called Regenerative Medicine.

Fun More
Director: Wally Chung / 1:01
A war of words leads to an epic standstill.

Under Covers
Director: Michaela Olsen / 7:22
On the night of a lunar eclipse, we uncover the sweet, salacious, and spooky secrets of a small town. From a pigtailed psychopath to naughty nuns and everything in between, this stop motion animated film conjures a comforting thought: that weird is relative.

Mind My Mind
Director: Floor Adams / 29:40
When relying on social scripts to survive the social world, it’s not easy to go off-script. Especially if you’re obsessed with German dive bombers and just want to date a girl.

Or Else Everybody Dies
Director: David Nast Cole / 1:19
A story of love, of tragedy and of the environment.

#Disrupt
Director: Matt Reynolds / 1:16
The enchanting siren song of Tech leads a man to the brink.