Tag Archive: aging

Urs by Moritz Mayerhofer

Animation / 10:00 / Digital HD /  Germany / 2010  / San Diego

For many years Urs has cared for his aging mother. But when he sets out to find a better place for both of them, the mother resists.

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The Secret Friend by Flavio Alves

Short Narrative / 15:28 / Film (35mm) / English /  USA / 2010  / San Diego

A reclusive, elderly widow lives in quiet desperation until she begins receiving daily calls from a silent stranger.

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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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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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A Cut Above by Alessandro Piedimonte

Animation /  2:39 / Digital HD / English /  Canada / 2010 / World

In a society that does not have time to slow down, an old barber feels out of step.

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