Shorts Program 5

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Former Cult Member Hears Music For The First Time
After a woman escapes the captivity of her abusive family, a magazine invites her to a journalistic experiment: to hear music for the first time.

-Ship: A Visual Poem
A black boy learns contradicting lessons of manhood and masculinity on the day of his cousin’s funeral.

Now Is the Time
On the 50th anniversary of the first new totem-pole raising in almost a century on British Columbia’s Haida Gwaii, we revisit the day that would signal the rebirth of the Haida spirit.

No, I Don't Want to Dance!
In these dark times, you may think that every hazard has been identified, but nobody has taken into consideration how dangerous dance can be …

Baldwin Beauty
Farrah, new to Los Angeles, goes on the mobile styling app Get Glam to find new clients. When she arrives at an appointment, she finds a house of girls pregaming for a party and maybe a new crew of friends.

Character
Actor Mark Metcalf made his reputation in Hollywood playing aggrieved authority figures. Now in his 70s, he takes a look back on his career in this meditation on power, privilege, and the perils of being a “type.”

So What If the Goats Die
Abdellah, a young shepherd living in the mountains, is forced to brave the snow blocking him in order to get food and save his cattle. Once he gets to the village, he faces a supernatural phenomenon.

CATEGORY Shorts Programs

RUN TIME 95 min

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