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Death is Our Business

Director: Jacqueline Olive
Short Film :: Shorties
In New Orleans, a city where funerals are jazz-filled community events, the per capita COVID-19 death rate at one point in 2020 topped the nation. This documentary takes viewers inside...

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Deflated

Director: Steve Collins
Short Film :: Shorties
A pool plumber has a mystical experience with a reincarnated client. Screening in the Happy Slappy Shorts Block

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Diamond in the Rough

Director: Kim Henry
Short Film :: Shorties
Theatre for All (TFA)  is Wilmington, NC's only theatre company for adults with disabilities. TFA has turned to making short films during Covid. It's 1922 and the prohibition on Candy...

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Disaster Panties

Director: Alisha Bhowmik
Short Film :: Shorties
Quarantined alone, anxious millennial Lacey discovers something awry with her vagina and must take her gynecologist appointment over video call.  Screening in the Happy Slappy Shorts Block ... and again...

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DỌLÁPỌ̀ IS FINE

Director: Ethosheia Hylton
Short Film :: Shorties
A story about a young black girl's relationship with her hair and name, and how it helps her understand who she really is. Screening in the Buttercup Shorts Block.

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Downstage

Director: Stephanie Owens
Short Film :: Shorties
Ballet isn’t easy, and 11-year old Aedan knows it. As he prepares for his first solo ballet competition, full of blossoming drive, seasoned ballet professionals reflect on their own transformative...

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Eighteen Forward

Directors: Brad Walker, Zai
Short Film
In the wake of national protests surrounding the murder of George Floyd in the summer of 2020, a community of artists and activists in Wilmington, NC submitted a proposal to...

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Get A Grip – The Chunky Huse Story

Directors: Clancy Thompson, Patrick Ogelvie
Short Film :: Shorties
This short documentary explores the life of Chunky Huse, from his childhood in post-WWII London to his emergence as one of the most sought-after key grips in the movie business....

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Hand

Director: Tsz Wing Ho
Short Film :: Shorties
A 2D abstract animation which is accompanied by the song, “Sekktortjek” composed by Mads Lindgren. The idea of the work is to present the weird beauty of hand creatures composed...

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Harana (Serenade)

Director: Marie Jamora
Short Film :: Shorties
Maya is a cover band singer in a Las Vegas casino-hotel lounge trying to connect with her daughter who is growing up in the Philippines without her. Wrestling between her...

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