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Joker Bug Shorts: Laughs

Shorties :: Shorts Blocks
Running Time:110:00 minutes
Event Date(s)
7:30 PM
Thursday, November 9
Thalian Ballroom

Mixtape Marauders // Peter Edlund :: Mixtape Marauders follows two young burnouts, Patrick and Cheech, into a world of mindless day jobs, petty drug deals and wildly unconventional musical tastes.

Kitty and Ellen // Leah Galant :: The story of two best friends who happen to be Holocaust survivors. Kitty and Ellen’s rich stories are interwoven with hand drawn animations from their past alongside the backdrop of the 2016 U.S. election.

Cat Killer // Wes Jones :: A dark comedy about a dying cat and a desperate man. When conventional veterinary practice won’t help, two old friends venture into the woods on a mission of mercy. To kill a cat. Things don‚Äôt go as planned.

Croak // Matt Barrett :: A deadbeat party boy flies off the handle when his roommate suddenly moves out. Picking the wrong battle, he takes out his anger on those damn frogs in his backyard.

Commercial for the Queen of Meatloaf // Dina Fiasconaro ::  A bored housewife attempts to spice up her marriage by preparing a delicious meatloaf for dinner. What emerges from the kitchen is “The Queen of Meatloaf” incarnate, who proceeds to invade the homes of consumers and wreak havoc on the commercial set.

Get Bent // The Magic Shop :: A man with a double-arm cast suddenly realizes he has to pee.

Waiting To Die In Bayside, Queens // Garrett Tripp :: A 15-year-old girl caught up in the complexities of high school social structure thinks she’s dying. Maybe she’s overreacting.

Applying The Condom // Mohit Jaswal :: An educational video promoting birth control.

The Backseat // Joe Stankus and Ashley Connor :: Two octogenarians become tasked with driving their grown child to work.