Category: Shorts

The Invigilator by Manesh Nesaratnam

Short Narrative / 11.54 / Digital HD  / Malay / Malaysia / 2009  / United States

An idealistic woman trainee decides to quit teaching. But a senior male teacher attempts to convince her otherwise.

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Out of Sight by Nyima Cartier

Short Narrative / 10:00 / Digital HD  / English / England /  2010 / International

A middle-aged portrait painter keeps ignoring the letters from the hospital addressed to the previous tenant – until they meet.

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Nebeneinander (Side By Side) by Christoph Englert

Short Narrative /  13:00 Film (16mm) / German / Germany / 2010 / San Diego

A day at the lake, a bench in the park. Rosemarie waits for her husband, Walter, but a different man sits beside her instead.

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Linger by Beeli Sim

Short Narrative / 15:00  / Digital HD / Mandarin / Singapore / 2009  / North America

Ming tries to cope with life after her mother’s death but realizes that the past constantly echoes and that grieving knows no bounds.

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Faith in Common (Muhammad Jesus) by Andrew Newell

Short Narrative /  29: 00 /  Digital HD /  English / USA /  2010/  World

Agnes, a dedicated Christian’s ‘good neighborliness’ is tested to capacity when a Muslim family moves next door.  What in Common?

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Escuchar (Listen) by José Manuel Muñoz

Short Narrative/  5:04 / Digital HD / Spanish  / Spain / 2010  / International

A separation brought them together. A generation sets them apart. Two women try to find the reasons for their aloofness.

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Annie, Forget Your Gun  by  Christopher Kezaelos

Short Narrative / 6:48 /Digital SD / English / Australia / Pre-2008 /International

A gun-toting granny confronts a couple of dangerous illegal immigrants… and her own prejudices.

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All Birds Whistle by Roy Khalil

Short Narrative / :14:00  / Film (16mm) / Arabic / Lebanon / 2009 / San Diego

An old couple lives a routine life until their neighbor puts his canary in their care.

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