Short Films 3 (2020)

shortsRuntime: 75 min. | Recommended Ages: 12+
You’ve outgrown the kiddie pool, so take a dive into these often offbeat, at times hilarious, always thought-provoking shorts. Follow the stories of an insomniac bear and monkey on a mission (did we mention the mini Yeti?) in Nuit Cherie, and the Italian-born Senegalese teen questioning her identity in The School Trip.

Shorts in this lineup:

The School Trip

La Gita
Italy | East Coast Premiere
Live Action, Salvatore Allocca, 2018, 15 min.
In French and Italian, with English subtitles

Nuit Cherie

Belgium, France
Animation, Lia Bertels, 2018, 14 min.
In French, with English subtitles


Australia | New York Premiere
Animation, Robertino Zambrano, 2019, 3 min.
In English and Spanish

Beetle & Bean

United States | World Premiere
Animation, Nick Edwards, 2019, 8 min.
In English


Iran | US Premiere
Animation, Mohsen Rezapour, 2019, 7 min.
No dialogue

In Passing

Canada | New York Premiere
Animation, Esther Cheung, 2019, 4 min.
In Cantonese


Animation, Tess Martin, 2019, 7 min.
No dialogue


Canada, Taiwan | New York Premiere
Animation, Po Chien Chen, 2019, 2 min.
In English

The Golden Rule

United States
Animated Documentary, Richard O'Connor, 2019, 3 min.
In English

The Opposites Game

United States
Animation, Anna Samo & Lisa LaBracio, 2019, 5 min.
In English

Thermostat 6

France | New York Premiere
Animation, Maya Av-ron, Mylène Cominotti, Marion Coudert, Sixtine Dano, 2018, 5 min.
In French, with English subtitles